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Author photo. Etching of Joseph O. Eaton's portrait of Herman Melville Published c. 1944, painting created before 1891

Etching of Joseph O. Eaton's portrait of Herman Melville Published c. 1944, painting created before 1891

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Moby Dick19,244 3,5203.854.001.16
Bartleby, the Scrivener: A Story of Wall Street1,277 3873.944.000.95
Billy Budd, Sailor1,539 2503.343.501.16
Typee: A Peep at Polynesian Life1,267 1513.634.000.98
Moby-Dick (Norton Critical Edition)920 1494.205.001.08
Billy Budd and Other Stories1,300 1413.634.001.02
Bartleby and Benito Cereno607 933.644.001.08
The Confidence-Man: His Masquerade684 893.574.001.14
Moby-Dick (Penguin Classics) [abridged audiobook]219 743.744.001.18
Billy Budd and Other Tales632 733.404.001.18
The Best Poems of the English Language: From Chaucer Through Robert Frost568 644.094.000.93
Benito Cereno271 573.363.500.94
Pierre, Or, The Ambiguities534 503.733.751.23
Redburn, Whitejacket, Moby Dick438 504.355.000.96
Redburn: His First Voyage, Being the Sailor-Boy, Confessions and Reminiscences of the Son-of-a-Gentleman, In the Merchant Service363 433.774.000.82
Typee, Omoo, Mardi392 364.064.000.98
White Jacket374 303.804.000.89
Great Short Works of Herman Melville378 293.974.000.82
Omoo266 283.774.000.91
Moby Dick [adapted - Great Illustrated Classics]315 263.503.000.94
Melville's Short Novels (Norton Critical Edition)176 254.364.000.69
The Oxford Book of American Short Stories491 243.964.000.98
The Confidence-Man: His Masquerade [Norton Critical Edition, 2nd ed.]138 243.583.500.95
Moby Dick by Herman Melvillle, abridged and adapted by Jan Needle116 234.134.000.89
Herman Melville : Pierre, Israel Potter, The Piazza Tales, The Confidence-Man, Tales, Billy Budd (Library of America)327 204.485.000.66
Moby-Dick: A Longman Critical Edition99 204.184.250.91
Life in the Iron-Mills85 183.723.750.71
Billy Budd, Sailor and Selected Tales (Oxford World Classics)104 174.094.000.96
Bartleby The Scrivener, Benito Cereno, Billy Budd128 163.283.251.35
Bartleby ; and, The lightning-rod man143 144.324.500.75
The Piazza Tales96 144.004.000.78
Israel Potter: His Fifty Years of Exile155 133.623.500.94
Mardi and a voyage thither134 134.084.000.62
First Classics Illustrated: Moby Dick65 124.044.501.23
Battle Pieces: The Civil War Poems of Herman Melville96 113.273.501.16
Writing New York195 113.864.000.74
The Confidence-Man: His Masquerade [Norton Critical Edition, 1st ed.]86 114.235.000.99
The World's Greatest Short Stories89 113.454.000.66
Billy Budd and Benito Cereno107 103.653.750.90
Tales, Poems, and Other Writings88 103.604.001.18
Complete Shorter Fiction (Everyman's Library (Cloth))110 94.064.000.76
Pages Passed from Hand to Hand: The Hidden Tradition of Homosexual Literature in English from 1748 to 1914111 93.563.000.68
Four Classic American Novels132 83.634.000.54
The Frankenstein Omnibus65 83.753.750.71
Six Great Modern Short Novels183 84.755.000.43
Moby Dick 2e (NCE) (Norton Critical Editions)89 83.813.751.06
Billy Budd and The Piazza Tales81 83.814.000.61
Penguin Readers Level 2: Moby Dick25 73.143.000.69
Herman Melville: Moby Dick, Billy Budd and Other Writings (Library of America College Editions)66 74.575.000.73
An American Album: One Hundred and Fifty Years of Harper's Magazine108 74.364.500.69
Billy Budd: Beginner (Macmillan Readers)13 72.572.000.73
The Enchanted Isles57 73.073.001.08
Bartleby The Scrivener and Other Stories17 74.294.000.65
Selected Tales and Poems156 64.004.000.82
Moby Dick (Graphic Classics)20 62.922.751.30
Four Short Novels103 64.835.000.37
Herman Melville's Moby Dick [abridged audio]33 54.104.000.66
Benito Cereno, Bartleby: The Scrivener, and The Encantadas29 54.404.500.58
Herman Melville (World's Greatest Writers Series)53 53.704.000.40
The Portable Melville94 43.503.500.50
Moby Dick, Billy Budd41 43.253.751.68
Selected Writings of Herman Melville : Complete Short Stories, Typee--And--Billy Budd, Foretopman (Modern Library Giant G57)56 44.505.000.87
Selected Poems of Herman Melville94 44.134.000.54
Clarel: A Poem and Pilgrimage in the Holy Land48 43.133.000.96
Marvel Illustrated: Moby Dick19 43.753.500.83
The Moral Life: An Introductory Reader in Ethics and Literature96 43.633.750.41
Classic Starts: Moby-Dick (Classic Starts Series)18 33.174.001.55
Four Great American Classics28 34.004.000.82
Benito Cereno en andere verhalen9 34.004.000.82
Great Masters Library: Herman Melville4 25.005.00 
Moby Dick [adapted - Treasury of Illustrated Classics]92 23.503.500.50
On the Slain Collegians18 23.503.500.50
The Paradise of Bachelors and The Tartarus of Maids6 23.503.500.50
Works of Herman Melville34 24.254.250.25
Moby Dick (Great Classics for Children)29 23.003.001.50
The Civil War: The Second Year Told By Those Who Lived It57 25.005.00 
Moby Dick [adaptation - Pocket Classics - comic strip/graphic novel]11 23.503.501.50
The Encantadas and Other Stories (Thrift Edition)22 23.753.750.25
The Poems of Herman Melville9 24.004.001.00
Romances of Herman Melville: Typee, Omoo, Mardi, Moby-Dick, White-Jacket, Israel Potter & Redburn22 25.005.00 
Billy Budd & Typee69 24.004.001.00
The Shorter Novels of Herman Melville99 23.503.500.50
A Treasury of Civil War Stories39 23.003.00 
American Religious Poems: An Anthology by Harold Bloom84 24.504.500.50
Moby-Dick: An authoritative text; Reviews and letters by Melville; Analogues and sources; Criticism. Edited by Harrison6 24.504.500.50
Mardi and A Voyage Thither, Volume II7 13.003.00 
Mardi: and A Voyage Thither, Vol. I (of 2)6 13.003.00 
Billy Budd : marin ; Daniel Orme4 14.004.00 
Three Stories14 14.004.00 
Norfolk Isle and the Chola Widow2 14.004.00 
Moby Dick, or The Whale: Volume 6, Scholarly Edition (Melville)9 14.004.00 
La storia di Billy Budd1 13.003.00 
Moby Dick: The Young Collectors Illustrated Classics/Ages 8-1219 14.004.00 
I and my Chimney, Berkshire History, Vol. VIII, No. 1, Fall 19881 13.503.50 
Shorter novels (Grosset's universal library)2 14.004.00 
Moby Dick [adapted - Moby Illustrated Classics]44 14.004.00 
Benjamin Franklin's Autobiography [Norton Critical Edition, 2nd ed.]6 14.004.00 
Bartleby the Scrivener and the Confidence Man9 12.002.00 
Best of Herman Melville26 14.004.00 
Classics Illustrated: Moby Dick7 14.004.00 
Moby Dick. Zweiter Teil. Vollständige Ausgabe mit einem Nachwort von Rudolf Sühnel.(Tb.)3 15.005.00 
The Lightning-Rod Man8 12.002.00 
The Blithedale Romance [Norton Critical Edition, 2nd ed.]18 14.004.00 
Moby Dick and Other Works1 15.005.00 
Moby-Dick: A Picture Voyage : An Abridged and Illustrated Edition of the Original Classic5 14.004.00 
Bartleby, lo scrivano-Chicchirichì-Billy Budd, marinaio. Edizioni integrali3 14.004.00 
Piazza Tales and Other Prose Pieces, 1839-1860: Volume Nine, Scholarly Edition (Melville)14 14.004.00 
Cuentos completos4 14.004.00 
Benito Cereno y otros cuentos del mar3 13.503.50 
The Shorter Novels of Herman Melville6 15.005.00 
Published Poems: The Writings of Herman Melville Vol. 114 14.004.00 
Benito Cereno - Daniel Orme - Billy Budd, sailor3 14.004.00 
The Second Omnibus Of Crime- The World's Great Crime Stories16 15.005.00 
GLOBE ADAPTED CLASSICS/MOBY DICK TXS 92C6 14.004.00 
Correspondence: Volume Fourteen, Scholarly Edition (Melville)8 15.005.00 
Moby Dick (Dalmatian Press Adapted Classic)35 14.004.00 
Herman Melville: Representative selections, with introduction, bibliography, and notes3 14.004.00 
De beste verhalen van Herman Melville3 14.004.00 
Moby Dick: Or, the White Whale (An Abridged Edition)32 13.003.00 
Herman Melville: voyages;6 13.003.00 
Moby Dick New ed (Clothbound Classics)17 15.005.00 
The Indispensable Melville1 14.504.50 
Hunilla, die Chola-Witwe: Briefe an Nathaniel Hawthorne und eine Erzählung2 14.004.00 
Moby Dick (Troll Illustrated Classics)8 14.004.00 
Billy Budd, Benito Cereno, and The Enchanted Isles: Three Shorter Novels By the Author of Moby Dick19 14.004.00 
Moby Dick vol.14 14.004.00 
Redburn, Vareuse-Blanche : Oeuvres, II3 15.005.00 
Billy Budd [adapted - graphic novel - Pocket Classics]16 14.004.00 
The Bell-tower4 13.003.00 
Melville : Oeuvres, tome 12 15.005.00 
Preferiría no hacerlo. Bartleby el escribiente seguido de tres ensayos2 13.003.00 
The Happy Failure: Stories (Harper Perennial Classic Stories)21 14.004.00 
Moby Dick1     
Billy Budd, Sailor [With Headphones]1     
Moby Dick (RETOLD FROM THE STORY BY HERMAN MELVILLE)1     
Moby Dick (Usborne Classics Retold)26     
Moby Dick (Lake Illustrated Classics, Collection 1)1     
Moby Dick Vol II2     
Moby Dick, eller Den hvite hvalen I4     
Moby Dick (Adventure) - Intermediate1     
Moby Dick (Saddleback Classics)3     
Moby Dick (Calico Illustrated Classics)1     
Moby Dick (Modern Critical Interpretations)2     
Moby Dick (Abridged)2     
Moby Dick (The Ignatius Critical Editions)6     
Moby Dick (New Method Supplementary Readers)1     
Moby Dick Adapted by Shirley Bogart1     
Billy Budd, Sailor and The Piazza Tales2     
MOBYDICK(sospeso)2     
Authentic Anecdotes of Old Zack2     
Moby Dick; adapted by Verne B. Brown, illustrated by Seymour Fleishman1     
Viajar1     
Moby Dick. Adapted for young readers by Felix Sutton. Illustrated by H. B. Vestal2     
Die verzauberten Inseln oder Encantadas2     
Collected poems1     
Billy Bud and Six Other Tales1     
Moby Dick-Junior Classics1     
L' uomo di fiducia (Una mascherata)1     
Poems of Herman Melville1     
OBRAS PRIMAS DO CONTO INFANTIL VOL. 07 - MOBY DICK1     
Moby Dick: Kapitän Ahab jagt den weißen Wal2     
Moby Dick [Adapté - Jacques Marcireau]1     
Bedtime Reading: Moby Dick2     
Moby Dick [adapted - Campfire Graphic Novel]30     
Arena Bibliothek der Abenteuer, Bd.2, Moby Dick2     
Galapagos Islands Landscapes in Herman Melville's "The Encantadas or The Enchanted Isles," Illustrated with Scenic Photographs from Ecuador's archipelago made famous by Charles Darwin5     
Poèmes de guerre2     
The Fiddler1     
Melville, Benito Cereno : mit einer Dokumentation1     
Bartleby Le Scribe ; Billy Budd marin et autres romans (French Edition)1     
Opere scelte vol. 24     
Five Tales1     
Graphic Classic #6: Moby Dick1     
SWEET WATER PRESS - MOBY DICK OR THE WHALE - ILLUSTRATED BY ROCKWELL KENT - THE NEW MILLENNIUM LIBRARY1     
Moby Dick o la Ballena - tomo II1     
Las encantadas : islas encantadas1     
Moby Dick o la Ballena - tomo I1     
Billy Budd, Foretopman1     
Norfolk Isle & the Chola widow2     
Israel Potter : [sus cincuenta años de exilio] / Herman Melville ; edición de Manuel Broncano ; traducción de Manuel Broncano1     
Melville - Le cento pagine più belle2     
Melville's Poetry: Toward the Enlarged Heart1     
Vita valen2     
First Student's Classics: Moby-Dick1     
Raj ľudožrútov1     
Due romanzi dei mari del sud1     
New York Post Family Classic's Library, Moby Dick,1     
De betoverde eilanden / Bartleby1     
Moby Dick or The White Whale [Abridged]1     
Stories, Poems, and Letters by teh Author of Moby Dick - Herman Melville1     
Moby Dick Libro terzo1     
Billy Budd & Other Tales [Complete and Unabridged]1     
(all)1     
Kopista Bartleby1     
Hooked on Phonics: Moby Dick1     
Moby Dick eller Den vita valen. 11     
Moby Dick eller Den vita valen. 21     
Herman Melville: Journal of a Visit to London and the Continent1     
Reader's Guide to Herman Melville1     
Billy Budd, Foretopman - Billy Budd, Gabbiere DI Parrocchetto (Eng/Ita) (Italian Edition)1     
The Great Works of Herman Melville1     
Bartleby. 2 CDs1     
Due Storie Di Marinai Benito Cereno Billy Budd1     
Delphi Complete Works of Herman Melville US (Illustrated)1     
Moby Dick - d'après Herman Melville1     
La mesa de madera de manzano / El Paraíso de los solteros y el Tártaro de las doncellas (Spanish Edition)1     
Moby Dick Or the Whale 1930 Edition2     
Billy Budd, marinaio Racconto interiore1     
PIERRE O LAS AMBIGUEDADES1     
gouait-tzaket / γουάιτ-τζάκετ1     
Moby Dick1     
MOBY DICK2     
Moby Dick (Junior Classics for Young Readers)6     
Herman Melville's Battle Pieces And Aspects Of The War: "At the height of their madness, The night winds pause, Recollecting themselves; But no lull in these wars."1     
Annales1     
The Confidence-Man: His Masquerade1     
Moby Dick - Grade 1 (Spanish Edition)1     
Billy Budd - Benito Cereno1     
Benito Ceremo1     
Works. Vol.16, Poems1     
Moby Dick, Libro secondo1     
Moby Dick [800's E-JUV / MEL-Mob]1     
I due templi (in Le Encantadas e altri racconti)1     
Il budino del povero e le briciole del ricco (in Le Encantadas e altri racconti)1     
Il chicchirichì del nobile gallo beneventano (in Le Encantadas e altri racconti)1     
Poesie scelte (in Opere scelte)1     
La torre campanaria (in Opere scelte)1     
Moby Dick: An Abridged edition for modern readers, edited and with a critical introduction by Maxwell Geismar1     
Moby Dick. Band 31     
"Shiloh"1     
Benito Cereno et autres nouvelles de la vranda1     
Le Paradis des célibataires3     
Il venditore di parafulmini (in Opere scelte)1     
Opere scelte1     
Redburn Giacca bianca1     
Moby Dick. Audiolibro. 2 CD Audio formato MP3. Con e-text. Ediz. integrale1     
D'o viens-tu Hawthorne?1     
Moby Dick (Illustrated Classics)5     
Moby Dick, parte 11     
Taipi. Vier Monate auf den Marqesas-Inseln oder Ein Blick auf Polynesisches Leben.2     
Herman Melville: The Complete Shorter Fiction1     
Uncollected Prose1     
Billy Budd og verandafortællinger1     
Moby Dick Commentary : Folio Society Limited Edition :2     
Reader's Digest Presents Moby Dick1     
Moby Dick [800's FIC-MEL / Mob]1     
Herman Melville Selected Tales & Poems1     
Complete Works of Herman Melville US (Illustrated)3     
Moby Dick Tomo I & II1     
Opere scelte vol. 14     
Complete Works of Herman Melville (Illustrated)1     
10 Books by Melville1     
Moby Dick Gyldendals bibliotek Bind 271     
Moby Dick 2 Gyldendals bibliotek Bind 281     
The Confidence-Man and Billy Budd, Sailor (Penguin English Library)6     
Moby Dick, eller Den hvite hvalen II1     
Bartleby le Scribe - L'île de Noroflk et la Veuve Chola - Le Marchand de Paratonnerres - Benito Cereno1     
1     
Platt & Munk Great Writers Collection: Melville10     
Billy Budd with Reader's Guide (AMSCO Literature Program)1     
Bartleby: Les îles enchantées: Le campanile3     
The Letters of Herman Melville. Edited by Merrell R. Davis and William H. Gilman1     
Moby Dick (or The Whale) and Typee: A Romance Of The South Sea1     
Herman Melville: Complete and Unabridged: Seven Novels33     
Herman Melville: Selected Stories (Unabridged)2     
Die Reisetagebücher: Reise von New York nach London 1849 / Reise ins Heilige Land 1856/57 / Reise an Bord des Schiffes 'Meteor' 1860 / Mit Briefen und Dokumenten2     
Journal of a Visit to London and the Continent, 1849-18507     
Herman Melville's Billy Budd and Typee (Barron's Book Notes)4     
Melville: Six Short Novels1     
D'où viens-tu Hawthorne ? Hawthorne et ses mousses2     
Journal of a Visit to Europe and the Levant1     
Everyman's library, edited by Ernest Rhys. Fiction1     
Ein Leben4     
Moby Dick I11     
Moby Dick, Vol. 2: Spanish Edition26     
Fast-Fish and Loose-Fish (in Law as Lit)1     
Contos1     
Four great American novels12     
Seven Short Novel Masterpieces37     
Collected poems of Herman Melville7     
Great Short Works of the American Renaissance8     
Short Stories (Easton Press Collector's Edition 1996)6     
The complete stories of Herman Melville8     
Billy Budd and the Encantadas23     
Oeuvres : Tome 3, Moby Dick, Pierre ou les Ambiguïtés6     
Three American Poets (Penguin Classics)8     
Gentlemen, scholars, and scoundrels; a treasury of the best of Harper's magazine from 1850 to the present35     
Die große Kunst, die Wahrheit zu sagen. Von Walen, Dichtern und anderen Herrlichkeiten1     
Journals: Volume Fifteen (Melville)13     
John Marr and Other Poems8     
Obras completas, 3 vols.2     
Herman Melville Collection3     
Four American Novels (The Scarlett Letter/ Moby Dick/ The Red Badge of Courage/ The Bridge of San Luis Rey)13     
The Great Classics for Children: Moby Dick1     
Melville par lui-même1     
Treasure Island (The Franklin Library)1     
La véranda, Benito Cereno, le marchand de paratonnerres1     
I and my chimney14     
Herman Melville. Le Vagabond des îles : Traduit de l'anglais par Olivier Carvin1     
Moby Dick ; återberättad och bearbetad2     
Great American short stories II (Lake classics)1     
Cocorico et autres contres1     
The Sea: Excerpts from Herman Melville.1     
Rock Rodondo : sketches third and fourth of "The Encantadas"1     
Moby-Dick: or, The Whale also read novelette: Bartleby, the Scrivener -"I would prefer not to." depresive character1     
Moby-Dick, or, the whale ; and, An extract from Narrative of the most extraordinary and distressing shipwreck of the whale-ship Essex by Owen Chase2     
Moby Dick Adapted for Younger Readers from the Original Classic1     
Moby Dick (Illustrated Library of Graphic Classics, Series 1, Volume 1)9     
Moby Dick, Two Years Before the Mast4     
Short Stories of Herman Melville1     
Il mostro bianco1     
Herman Melville (A Laurel Reader)2     
Billy Budd / Pierre Or The Ambiguities3     
Billy Budd and Other Works by Herman Melville (Halcyon Classics)1     
Moby Dick Longmans' Simplified English Series1     
A bord1     
Great Short Works of Herman Melville4     
Typee, etc (Penguin Illustrated Classics. no. 8.)3     
The Tartarus of Maids (in American Fantastic Tales - STRAUB)2     
Obras completas . III1     
Britannica Great Books: Melville and Twain16     
Moby Dick, or The Whale: Volume Six: 150th Anniversary Edition (Melville)1     
Moby-Dick: A Penguin Enriched eBook Classic5     
Moby Dick Treasury of Illustrated Classic Jacketed Hardcover (Illustrated Jacketed Hardcover)4     
Moby Dick czyli Bialy WIeloryb1     
Hawthorne and His Mosses1     
Works of Herman Melville. Moby Dick, Omoo, Billy Budd, Sailor, The Piazza Tales & more (Mobi Collected Works)1     
Pierre or the Ambiguities1     
The Town Ho's Story1     
Moby Dick: libro primo2     
Moby Dick. Ediz. integrale3     
The Piazza8     
Journal up the straits, October 11, 1856-May 5, 18573     
Lewis Mumford2     
Les encantades ; El violinista ; Jimmy Rose1     
American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century, volume two: Melville to Stickney, American Indian Poetry, Folk Songs and Spirituals1     
Racconti2     
Readings on Herman Melville (The Greenhaven Press Literary Companion to American Authors)1     
Le bonheur dans l'échec : Précédé de Cocorico !1     
THE WHALING STORY FROM MOBY DICK2     
Relatos de Hawthorne y Melville1     
Moby Dick: Level 5 ("Bring the Classics to Life")3     
The Apple-Tree Table And Other Sketches2     
Collected Works of Herman Melville1     
Typee / Omoo / Weißjacke1     
Typee: & The Story of Toby1     
The Works of Herman Melville. Standard edition, Vols. 1-12, 161     
Moby dick By Herman Melville Adapted by David Temple OEM2     
Ausgewählte Werke: Briefe und Tagebücher3     
Moby Dick (two chapters)1     
Typee & Omoo (2 Volume Boxed Set - Heritage Press)1     
FIVE TALES GREAT ILLUSTRATED CLASSICS 1967 (GREAT ILLUSTRATED CLASSICS)1     
Herman Melville : stories, poems, and letters4     
Readings on Moby-Dick (Greenhave Press Literary Companion Series)1     
Poesie di guerra e di mare2     
Herman Melville's Moby-Dick (Barron's Book Notes)3     
Moby Dick (Now Age Books)9     
Benito Cereno: Il tartaro delle vergini: Il paradiso degli scapoli: Bartleby lo scrivano1     
Cocorico : Ou Le cri du noble coq Beneventano4     
Moby Dick: In Half the Time (Compact Editions)2     
The letters of Herman Melville1     
Benito Cereno: Le isole incantate1     
Journal of a cruise to the Pacific Ocean, 1842-1844, in the frigate United States, with notes on Herman Melville1     
白鯨 下  新潮文庫 メ 2-21     
Südseegeschichten5     
Typee / Herman Melville ; Illustrations by Mead Schaeffer2     
The Short Novels of Herman Melville3     
Billy Budd, and other prose pieces; (The works of Herman Melville. Standard edition. vol. XIII)1     

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