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Published: 14 January 2009

312 Pages


ISBN: 9780195339109

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Melville and the Life We Imagine

Robert Milder

  • Combines formal biography and literary theory for the most holistic view of Melville's life and works to date.
  • Offers substantially new readings of the hotly debated relationship between Melville and Nathaniel Hawthorne.
  • Uses a broad range of methods to illuminate Melville's inner life.