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The Resource Narrative of a four months' residence among the natives of a valley of the Marquesas Islands, or, A peep at Polynesian life, by Herman Melville

Narrative of a four months' residence among the natives of a valley of the Marquesas Islands, or, A peep at Polynesian life, by Herman Melville

Label
Narrative of a four months' residence among the natives of a valley of the Marquesas Islands, or, A peep at Polynesian life
Title
Narrative of a four months' residence among the natives of a valley of the Marquesas Islands, or, A peep at Polynesian life
Statement of responsibility
by Herman Melville
Title variation
  • Narrative of a four months' residence among the natives of a valley of the Marquesas Islands
  • Peep at Polynesian life
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
919/.631
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS2384
LC item number
.T8 1846a
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
On cover: Murray's colonial and home library
Label
Narrative of a four months' residence among the natives of a valley of the Marquesas Islands, or, A peep at Polynesian life, by Herman Melville
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First American edition (New York, Wiley and Putnam; London, J. Murray, 1846) has title: Typee: a peep at Polynesian life
  • Sequel: Omoo
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xvi, 285, [1] p.
Lccn
45028411
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 548). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Shneidman collection of books relating to Herman Melville. Item is in box 10. Half bound in brown calf; red, blue and yellow marbled paper over boards. All edges marbled. Bookseller card and envelope clipping with address laid in. Gift, Edwin S. and David W. Shneidman.
Other physical details
map.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09594013
  • ucoclc9594013
Label
Narrative of a four months' residence among the natives of a valley of the Marquesas Islands, or, A peep at Polynesian life, by Herman Melville
Publication
Note
  • First American edition (New York, Wiley and Putnam; London, J. Murray, 1846) has title: Typee: a peep at Polynesian life
  • Sequel: Omoo
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xvi, 285, [1] p.
Lccn
45028411
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 548). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Shneidman collection of books relating to Herman Melville. Item is in box 10. Half bound in brown calf; red, blue and yellow marbled paper over boards. All edges marbled. Bookseller card and envelope clipping with address laid in. Gift, Edwin S. and David W. Shneidman.
Other physical details
map.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09594013
  • ucoclc9594013

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