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The portable Melville, edited, and with an introd. by Jay Leyda

Label
The portable Melville
Title
The portable Melville
Statement of responsibility
edited, and with an introd. by Jay Leyda
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents stories, poems, journal writings, and letters together with Typee, Billy Budd, and portions of four of Melville's novels. Bibliog
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[813.36] 810.81
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS2382
LC item number
.L4
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
The Viking portable library 58
Label
The portable Melville, edited, and with an introd. by Jay Leyda
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Some pleasant, shady talk in the groves /
  • Mardi and a voyage thither -- To Richard Bentley -- To Lemuel Shaw -- excerpt from Journal of a voyage from New York to London, 1849 -- To Nathaniel Parker Willis -- To Richard Henry Dana, Jr.
  • Hawthorne and his mosses -- To Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • The sermon /
  • Moby Dick, or, the whale -- To Sarah Morewood -- To Sophia Hawthorne
  • Bartleby
  • Norfolk Isle and the Chola Widow /
  • The Encantadas, or enchanted isles
  • Israel enters the presence of Doctor Franklin /
  • The Encantadas, or enchanted isles
  • Typee
  • Paul Jones in a reverie /
  • The Encantadas, or enchanted isles
  • Samson among the Philistines /
  • The Encantadas, or enchanted isles
  • Marginalia (Don Quixote)
  • A mute goes aboard a boat on the Mississippi /
  • The confidence-man: his masquerade
  • Showing that many men have many minds /
  • The confidence-man: his masquerade
  • ["Quite an original"] /
  • Billy Budd -- To Gansevoort Melville -- To Evert Duyckinck -- To John Murray
  • The confidence-man: his masquerade -- excerpt from Journal up the straits
  • The South Seas -- To Allan Melville
  • Journal on the clipper ship Meteor, 1860
  • Marginalia (The New Testament)
  • A reasonable constitution
  • Monody
  • The lake -- To Elizabeth Shaw Melville
  • Marginalia (Emerson, deStaël) -- To Thomas Melville -- To Samuel Shaw -- To Henry Sanford Gansevoort
  • Misgivings /
  • Battle-pieces and aspects of the war
  • Dreams /
  • A Utilitarian view of the Monitor's flight /
  • Battle-pieces and aspects of the war
  • Commemorative of a naval victory /
  • Battle-pieces and aspects of the war
  • Marginalia (Arnold) -- To Maria Gansevoort Melville -- To Abraham Lansing
  • A sketch /
  • Clarel: a poem and pilgrimage in the Holy Land
  • Dirge /
  • Clarel: a poem and pilgrimage in the Holy Land
  • Epilogue /
  • Mardi and a voyage thither
  • Clarel: a poem and pilgrimage in the Holy Land -- To John C. Hoadley -- To Ellen Marett Gifford -- To Charles James Billson
  • John Marr /
  • John Marr and other sailors, with some sea-pieces
  • Far off-shore /
  • John Marr and other sailors, with some sea-pieces
  • The Berg /
  • John Marr and other sailors, with some sea-pieces -- To Archibald MacMechan
  • Billy Budd, Foretopman
  • Camoens
  • Suggested by the ruins of a mountain-temple in Arcadia
  • They hearken unto a voice from the gods /
  • The New Rosicrucians
  • Art
  • Mardi and a voyage thither
  • Sailing on /
  • Mardi and a voyage thither
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
746 pages
Isbn
9780517610640
Lccn
52006308
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy (with call no.PS2382.L4): Part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 445. Illustrated blue and white glazed wrappers. "13th printing Sept. 1973"--T.p. verso. Paper marker laid in, with notes and marginalia by Sontag.
  • Spec. Coll. boxed copy 1-2 (with call no.PS2382.L59p): 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 9. c.1: Illustrated dust jacket, blue cloth over boards; c.2: illustrated wrappers, underlining and lines in margins indicating interest. Gift, Edwin S. and David W. Shneidman.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01880017
  • ucoclc1880017
Label
The portable Melville, edited, and with an introd. by Jay Leyda
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Some pleasant, shady talk in the groves /
  • Mardi and a voyage thither -- To Richard Bentley -- To Lemuel Shaw -- excerpt from Journal of a voyage from New York to London, 1849 -- To Nathaniel Parker Willis -- To Richard Henry Dana, Jr.
  • Hawthorne and his mosses -- To Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • The sermon /
  • Moby Dick, or, the whale -- To Sarah Morewood -- To Sophia Hawthorne
  • Bartleby
  • Norfolk Isle and the Chola Widow /
  • The Encantadas, or enchanted isles
  • Israel enters the presence of Doctor Franklin /
  • The Encantadas, or enchanted isles
  • Typee
  • Paul Jones in a reverie /
  • The Encantadas, or enchanted isles
  • Samson among the Philistines /
  • The Encantadas, or enchanted isles
  • Marginalia (Don Quixote)
  • A mute goes aboard a boat on the Mississippi /
  • The confidence-man: his masquerade
  • Showing that many men have many minds /
  • The confidence-man: his masquerade
  • ["Quite an original"] /
  • Billy Budd -- To Gansevoort Melville -- To Evert Duyckinck -- To John Murray
  • The confidence-man: his masquerade -- excerpt from Journal up the straits
  • The South Seas -- To Allan Melville
  • Journal on the clipper ship Meteor, 1860
  • Marginalia (The New Testament)
  • A reasonable constitution
  • Monody
  • The lake -- To Elizabeth Shaw Melville
  • Marginalia (Emerson, deStaël) -- To Thomas Melville -- To Samuel Shaw -- To Henry Sanford Gansevoort
  • Misgivings /
  • Battle-pieces and aspects of the war
  • Dreams /
  • A Utilitarian view of the Monitor's flight /
  • Battle-pieces and aspects of the war
  • Commemorative of a naval victory /
  • Battle-pieces and aspects of the war
  • Marginalia (Arnold) -- To Maria Gansevoort Melville -- To Abraham Lansing
  • A sketch /
  • Clarel: a poem and pilgrimage in the Holy Land
  • Dirge /
  • Clarel: a poem and pilgrimage in the Holy Land
  • Epilogue /
  • Mardi and a voyage thither
  • Clarel: a poem and pilgrimage in the Holy Land -- To John C. Hoadley -- To Ellen Marett Gifford -- To Charles James Billson
  • John Marr /
  • John Marr and other sailors, with some sea-pieces
  • Far off-shore /
  • John Marr and other sailors, with some sea-pieces
  • The Berg /
  • John Marr and other sailors, with some sea-pieces -- To Archibald MacMechan
  • Billy Budd, Foretopman
  • Camoens
  • Suggested by the ruins of a mountain-temple in Arcadia
  • They hearken unto a voice from the gods /
  • The New Rosicrucians
  • Art
  • Mardi and a voyage thither
  • Sailing on /
  • Mardi and a voyage thither
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
746 pages
Isbn
9780517610640
Lccn
52006308
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy (with call no.PS2382.L4): Part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 445. Illustrated blue and white glazed wrappers. "13th printing Sept. 1973"--T.p. verso. Paper marker laid in, with notes and marginalia by Sontag.
  • Spec. Coll. boxed copy 1-2 (with call no.PS2382.L59p): 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 9. c.1: Illustrated dust jacket, blue cloth over boards; c.2: illustrated wrappers, underlining and lines in margins indicating interest. Gift, Edwin S. and David W. Shneidman.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01880017
  • ucoclc1880017

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