After the whale : Melville in the wake of Moby-Dick / Clark Davis.

After the Whale contextualizes Herman Melville's short fiction and poetry by studying it in the company of the more familiar fiction of the 1850s and 1890s. The study focuses on Melville's vision of the purpose and function of language from Moby-Dick through Billy Budd with a special empha...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Davis, Clark.
Format: eBook
Published:Tuscaloosa, Ala. : University of Alabama Press, ©1995.