Selected Writings of Herman Melville: Complete Short Stories, Typee [and] Billy Budd, Foretopman (Modern Library Giant #G57.2)

By: MELVILLE, Herman

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A selection of writings by Herman Melville in a Modern Library Giant edition. Includes all 15 of his short stories plus his first novel, "Typee" and his last, "Billy Budd, Foretopman". --- In Toledano spine G5 / grey cloth / gilt titling on black cover & spine blocks / black topstain / blank GA style endpapers / jacket style Gd / verso advertises 372 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1955 (though 1952 date appears in book). ML #G57.2. --- At one time, the jacket was taped to the endpapers but all that remain are the yellowed remnants of adhesive on endpapers and flaps; with inked comments and underlinings limited to "Billy Budd", spine is a little sunned, otherwise a clean, firm copy. Dust jacket with chipping and small tears along edges; otherwise bright and protected in removable mylar.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 903 pages

Title: Selected Writings of Herman Melville: Complete Short Stories, Typee [and] Billy Budd, Foretopman (Modern Library Giant #G57.2)

Author Name: MELVILLE, Herman

Categories: >>Modern Library Editions, >>Classic Fiction, Literature,

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: 1952

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket

Stock No.: 80040