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The Resource Typee : a peep at Polynesian life ; Omoo : a narrative of adventures in the South Seas ; Mardi, and a voyage thither, Herman Melville

Typee : a peep at Polynesian life ; Omoo : a narrative of adventures in the South Seas ; Mardi, and a voyage thither, Herman Melville

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Typee : a peep at Polynesian life ; Omoo : a narrative of adventures in the South Seas ; Mardi, and a voyage thither
Title
Typee
Title remainder
a peep at Polynesian life ; Omoo : a narrative of adventures in the South Seas ; Mardi, and a voyage thither
Statement of responsibility
Herman Melville
Title variation
Enchanted island
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"These three early novels are stirring romances of the South Seas; many of these fictional details resemble some of the events in Melville's own life in the early 1840s"--Jacket
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Summary
Describes the adventures of a sailor who jumps ship at a south sea island inhabited by cannibals, a voyage around Polynesia, and a quest for an elusive beauty among the islands of a tropical archipelago
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
044899
Cataloging source
DLC
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1819-1891
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Melville, Herman
Dewey number
813/.3
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS2381.5
LC item number
.T38 1982
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tanselle, G. Thomas
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Library of America
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  • Marquesas Islands (French Polynesia)
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Sailors
  • Oceania
Target audience
adult
Label
Typee : a peep at Polynesian life ; Omoo : a narrative of adventures in the South Seas ; Mardi, and a voyage thither, Herman Melville
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Publication
Copyright
Note
"G. Thomas Tanselle wrote the notes and chronology and selected the texts for this volume"--Prelimimary p. [3]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Typee
  • Omoo
  • Mardi
Control code
18308603
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
1333 pages
Isbn
9780521262194
Lccn
81018600
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm07924621
  • (OCoLC)7924621
Label
Typee : a peep at Polynesian life ; Omoo : a narrative of adventures in the South Seas ; Mardi, and a voyage thither, Herman Melville
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
"G. Thomas Tanselle wrote the notes and chronology and selected the texts for this volume"--Prelimimary p. [3]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Typee
  • Omoo
  • Mardi
Control code
18308603
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
1333 pages
Isbn
9780521262194
Lccn
81018600
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm07924621
  • (OCoLC)7924621

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