The Resource Herman Melville's Billy Budd, Benito Cereno, Bartleby the scrivener, and other tales, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom

Herman Melville's Billy Budd, Benito Cereno, Bartleby the scrivener, and other tales, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom

Label
Herman Melville's Billy Budd, Benito Cereno, Bartleby the scrivener, and other tales
Title
Herman Melville's Billy Budd, Benito Cereno, Bartleby the scrivener, and other tales
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of seven critical essays on Melville's shorter works of fiction including "Billy Budd" and "The Piazza Tales."
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.3
Index
index present
LC call number
PS2387
LC item number
.H44 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Bloom, Harold
Series statement
Modern critical interpretations
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  • Melville, Herman
  • Melville, Herman
  • Melville, Herman
  • American literature
  • Melville, Herman
  • Melville, Herman
  • Melville, Herman
  • Melville, Herman
  • Melville, Herman
  • Melville, Herman
  • Erzählung
  • Melville, Herman
Label
Herman Melville's Billy Budd, Benito Cereno, Bartleby the scrivener, and other tales, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-156) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue to Herman Melville's "Bartleby" / Jorge Luis Borges -- Melville's Parable of the walls / Leo Marx -- "Certain phenomenal men": the example of Billy Budd / Warner Berthoff -- Melville's fist: the execution of Billy Budd / Barbara Johnson -- Suspense and tautology in "Benito Cereno" / Eric J. Sundquist -- Melville and the slavery of the north / Michael Paul Rogin -- Witches and Wall Street \: possession is nine-tenths of the law / Michael Clark
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 165 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1040018973
Label
Herman Melville's Billy Budd, Benito Cereno, Bartleby the scrivener, and other tales, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-156) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue to Herman Melville's "Bartleby" / Jorge Luis Borges -- Melville's Parable of the walls / Leo Marx -- "Certain phenomenal men": the example of Billy Budd / Warner Berthoff -- Melville's fist: the execution of Billy Budd / Barbara Johnson -- Suspense and tautology in "Benito Cereno" / Eric J. Sundquist -- Melville and the slavery of the north / Michael Paul Rogin -- Witches and Wall Street \: possession is nine-tenths of the law / Michael Clark
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 165 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1040018973

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