Brian Yothers's Melville's Mirrors: Literary Criticism and America's Most PDF

By Brian Yothers

ISBN-10: 157113509X

ISBN-13: 9781571135094

Herman Melville is without doubt one of the such a lot completely canonized authors in American literature, and the physique of feedback facing his writing is colossal. previously, although, there was no general quantity at the historical past of Melville feedback. quantity in this topic is well timed and significant is proven via the variety of introductions and partners to Melville's paintings which were released over the last few years [none of which makes a speciality of the serious reception of Melville's works], in addition to the regular flow of severe monographs and scholarly biographies which were released on Melville because the Nineteen Twenties. Melville's Mirrors offers Melville students and graduate and undergraduate scholars with an obtainable advisor to the tale of Melville feedback because it has constructed through the years. it's a priceless reference for learn libraries and for the non-public libraries of students of Melville and of nineteenth-century American literature often, and it's also a possible textbook for significant writer classes on Melville, that are provided at many universities.

Brian Yothers is affiliate Professor of English on the college of Texas at El Paso. he's authorof The Romance of the Holy Land in American commute Writing, 1790-1876 and co-editor of Journeys: The foreign magazine of shuttle and shuttle Writing.

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