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Herman Melville (Bloom's BioCritiques)
by Harold Bloom
Suggests that Melville's rejection of biblical theology finds powerful expression throughout all of his later fictional prose and his verse. This title gathers together some of the criticism on the works of Melville, including Moby-Dick, Typee, Omoo, The Piazza Tales, and Benito Cereno.
Hardcover, 285 pages
Published July 1st 2008 by Blooms Literary Criticism
(first published November 1st 1989)
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Bloom is a literary critic, and currently a Sterling Professor of the Humanities at Yale University. Since the publication of his first book in 1959, Bloom has written more than 20 books of literary criticism, several books discussing religion, and one novel. He has edited hundreds of anthologies.More about Harold Bloom...
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