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Melville in love

Michael Shelden

Melville in love

the secret life of Herman Melville and the muse of Moby-Dick

by Michael Shelden

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sources,
  • Relations with women,
  • Biography,
  • American Novelists

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-271).

    StatementMichael Shelden
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS2386 .S495 2016
    The Physical Object
    Pagination271 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27210210M
    ISBN 10006241898X
    ISBN 109780062418982
    OCLC/WorldCa922910332


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