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A Concordance to Herman Melville's Moby Dick, 2 Volumes

By: Irey, Eugene F.

Price: $219.99

Publisher: New York, Garland Press, 1982

Edition: First Edition


Two volumes, exhaustive work by Irey who was Professor Emeritus, English and Research Associate in The Center for Computer Research in the Humanities at The University of Colorado, Boulder. Important reference and research work for the Melville scholar. Includes appendices and cross references. 1975 pages in all. Green cloth bindings, no internal marks or writing, an adhesive residue shown on the top front cover of vol. 2, does not detract from appearance or conditio... View more info

A Reader's Guide to Herman Melville

By: Meller, Jr., James E.

Price: $9.99

Publisher: New York, Noonday Press, 1962

Edition: First Paperback Edition


The edges are browned, no internal marks or writing. Important Melville literary criticism. View more info

American Culture and the Marketplace: R.R. Donnelley's Four American Books Campaign, 1926-1930

By: Badaracco, Claire

Price: $59.99

Publisher: Washington D.c., Library of Congress, 1992

Edition: First Paperback Edition


Tells the story of the publication of Melville's Moby Dick in the three volume limited edition issued in an aluminum slip case with Rockwell Kent's illustrations, also Walden, Two Years Before the Mast and The Tales of Edgar Allen Poe. Kent's illustrations are featured in this 67 page softcover volume. Chapters include, Marketing Conditions, The Campaign Plan, The Process of Illustration, Establishing Authoritative Texts, Producing the Type Pages and Distribution and M... View more info

Artists after Moby Dick

By: Leviathan Vol. 3, Number 2

Price: $29.99

Publisher: New York, Hofstra University, 2001

Edition: First Edition


Includes works by Robert K. Wallace and Elizabeth Schultz and John Bryant. Very important for the Melville Scholar. View more info

Call Me Ishmael

By: Olson, Charles

Price: $69.99

Publisher: New York, Reynal & Hitchcock, 1947

Edition: First Edition


Important Melville literary criticism. Small mark on the front cover, minor. No internal marks or writing. View more info

Checklist of Melville Reviews

By: Steve Mailloux & Hershel Parker

Price: $19.99

Publisher: The Melville Society, 1975

Edition: First Paperback Edition


90 pages, an important Melville resource. View more info

Critics on Melville

By: Rountree, Thomas J.

Price: $19.97

Publisher: Coral Gables, University of Miami Press, 1972

Edition: First Edition


Typical library markings, so pencil underlining. View more info

Douglass And Melville: Anchored Together in Neighborly Style

By: Wallace, Robert K.

Price: $19.99

Publisher: New Bedford, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Spinner Pubns Inc, 2005

Edition: First Paperback Edition


Important notes, index and works cited for the Melville scholar. Illustrations throughout. View more info

Enter Isabel

By: Metcalf, Paul

Price: $19.97

Publisher: Albuquerque, Universtiy of New Mexico Press, 1991

Edition: First Edition


The Herman Melville correspondence of Clare Spark and Paul Metcalf. View more info

Family Correspondence of Herman Melville 1830-1904

By: Victor Hugo Paltsits (editor)

Price: $39.99

Publisher: New York, The New York Public Library, 1929

Edition: First Edition


From the Gansevoort-Lansing Collection. 72 pages. Scarce View more info

Frank Stella Moby Dick Deckle Edges

By: Stella, Frank

Price: $69.99

Publisher: Mount Kisco, NY, Tyler Graphics Ltd., 1993

Edition: First Edition


The complete catalog of Stella's Moby Dick series, with an essay by Jacquelynn Bass. Softcover View more info

Herman Melville Journal of a Visit to London and the Continent 1849-1850

By: Metcalf, Eleanor Melville

Price: $49.99

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University Press, 1948

Edition: First Edition


B&W illustrations throughout including a list of books obtained in London. The DJ is unclipped with edgewear, otherwise tight and clean. View more info

Herman Melville Journal of a Visit to London and the Continent 1849-1850

By: Metcalf, Eleanor Melville

Price: $29.99

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University Press, 1948

Edition: First Edition


B&W illustrations throughout including a list of books obtained in London. The DJ is unclipped with edgewear and tears to the top, otherwise tight and clean. View more info

Herman Melville Mariner and Mystic

By: Weaver, Raymond M.

Price: $49.99

Publisher: New York, George H. Doran, 1921

Edition: First Edition


Blue cloth boards with some spotting, gilt lettering on the cover and spine which is darkened. Plates and illustrations throughout. An important early Melville work that began a movement toward popularily for the deceased author of Moby Dick. View more info

Herman Melville Special Number

By: N/A

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Lafayette, IN, Purdue University Press, 1962


Volume 8, Number 3. Part of the Modern Fiction Series. Contributions include, Allen Hayman, Kingsley Widmer, Harrison Hayford and others. Important Melville literary criticism. Minor pencil marks on a few pages. View more info