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Based on 773 Ratings and 99 Reviews

Book Description
This is the first edition of Typee to place its most riveting features the highly charged and complicated accounts of sexuality, tattooing, cannibalism, and taboo in a broad historical context. Twelve rich selections from the writings of Melville's predecessors and contemporaries, along with eight illustrations, will help readers develop a fuller sense of where Melville's treatment of these topics... More
Book Information
PublisherWadsworth Publishing Company
BindingPaperback (106 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages399
Publication Date01/06/2003
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About Geoffrey Sanborn (Author, Editor) : Geoffrey Sanborn is a published editor. A published credit of Geoffrey Sanborn is Typee (New Riverside Editions).
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About Herman Melville (Author) : Herman Melville was a published author and an editor of children's books. Some of the published credits of Herman Melville include Moby-Dick: New Edition (Everyman's Library (Paper)), Moby Dick, Typee... more
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About Paul Lauter (Editor) : Paul Lauter is a published author and an editor of children's books. Some of the published credits of Paul Lauter include Ethan Frome and Summer (New Riverside Editions), Typee (New Riverside Editions... more
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