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Melville"s Orienda.

Dorothee Metlitsky Finkelstein

Melville"s Orienda.

by Dorothee Metlitsky Finkelstein

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle East.
    • Subjects:
    • Melville, Herman, 1819-1891 -- Knowledge -- Middle East.,
    • Middle East.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliography.

      SeriesYale publications in American studies,, 5
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS2386 .F5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 317 p.
      Number of Pages317
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5820280M
      LC Control Number61006312
      OCLC/WorldCa939550

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Melville's Orienda Hardcover – July 1, by Dorothee Metlitsky Finkelstein (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Unknown Binding, Import Cited by: The extent of Melville's interest in the Near East and its profound influence on his work are the main themes of this absorbing study.

The scope and nature of his preoccupation with Egypt, Assyria, Persia, Arabia, Turkey, and Palestine are examined in detail and related to the general trend of Price: $   A specialist in the field of Arabic and Islamic history here examines Herman Melville’s interest in the Near East and discusses its influence on his work.

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OCLC Number: Description: x, pages illustrations 23 cm. Contents: PART ONE: THE NEW YORKER AS ORIENTALIST. Introduction --The Near East on the American scene, --Melville's reading: The Arabian Nights ; Travel literature and romance ; Material for Clarel ; Saadi's Gulistan ; Omar Khayyam PART TWO: ORIENTAL "POLYSENSUA."Explorers of the ancient East: Belzoni and.

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