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A Leviathan Task of Biography

Rue des Archives, PVDE

Herman Melville, 1870
February 11, 2013
A Leviathan Task of Biography

Rue des Archives, PVDE

Herman Melville, 1870

Hershel Parker, a longtime Melville scholar, is an archival- research fanatic. Working with Jay Leyda on several new editions of The Melville Log (a long documentary compendium of Melville's life) in the...

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