Hershel Parker


Born
in Comanche, Oklahoma, The United States
November 26, 1935


Hershel Parker is the H. Fletcher Brown Professor Emeritus at the University of Delaware, the General Editor for the final two volumes of the Northwestern-Newberry Edition of The Writings of Herman Melville, and the author of several books, including Melville: The Making of the Poet, Melville Biography: An Inside Narrative, and Herman Melville: A Biography, a finalist in 1997 for the Pulitzer Prize.

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Herman Melville: A Biograph...

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Moby-Dick as Doubloon: Essa...

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Melville Biography: An Insi...

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Walt Whitman and Emily Dick...

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The Recognition of Herman M...

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Flawed Texts and Verbal Ico...

2.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1984 — 2 editions
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Reading Billy Budd

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The Powell Papers: A Confid...

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Melville: The Making of the...

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