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Billy Budd and Other Tales

Herman Melville

Billy Budd and Other Tales

by Herman Melville

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Published by Signet Classics .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL7576622M
ISBN 100451515412
ISBN 109780451515414

  Billy Budd and other tales by Melville, Herman. Publication date Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English. Includes bibliographical references Billy Budd -- The Piazza -- Bartleby -- Benito Cereno -- The lightning-rod man -- The encantadas -- The bell-tower -- The town-ho's story Pages: Billy Budd and Other Tales by Herman Melville and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Billy Budd by Melville, Hardcover - AbeBooks Passion for books.

Billy Budd and Other Stories is a collection of author Herman Melville’s most remarkable short stories. In the titular story, unfinished at the time of the author’s death, Billy Budd’s life takes an unexpected turn when he is pressed into service in the Royal Navy, and runs afoul of the jealous master-at-arms as the result of a rash, though sorely provoked, : Ebook. Billy Budd Plot Summary. The merchant sailor, Billy Budd, is inspected and enlisted for naval service on the Bellipotent. Although his civilian captain is not happy to see him go, he has to release him to the navy. Billy is a wonderful sailor. All the other sailors like him for his charming looks and honest simple personality.

Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published; Billy Budd and Other Tales (Signet Classics) Mass Market Paperback: $ $ Billy Budd, Sailor, and Other Stories (Bantam Classics). Read "Billy Budd and Other Tales" by Herman Melville available from Rakuten Kobo. A master of the american short story Included in this rich collection are: Brand: Penguin Publishing Group.


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Otherwise known as "Billy Budd, Sailor", this, along with the other book, about the white whale, Billy Budd and Other Tales book brought fame to Herman Melville during his lifetime. In fact, "Billy Budd", a novella, started inwas left unfinished at Melville's death inand was not published until /5.

Book Summary Nearing home after a long voyage, the H.M.S. Bellipotent, a British man-of-war in need of men, halts the merchant ship Rights-of-Man. Lieutenant Ratcliffe impresses one — and only one — sailor, Billy Budd, who is happy to serve his country and offers no he leaves, he calls the Rights of Man by name and bids farewell.

Billy Budd and Other Stories is a collection of author Herman Melville’s most remarkable short stories. In the titular story, unfinished at the time of the author’s death, Billy Budd’s life takes an unexpected turn when he is pressed into service in the Royal Navy, and runs afoul of the jealous master-at-arms as the result of a rash, though sorely provoked, act/5(9).

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Get this from a library. Billy Budd and other tales. [Herman Melville] -- A handsome young sailor becomes a victim of a superior officer's intransigence, in this classic legal parable about innocence and evil. Also includes six other short works by Melville.

Billy Budd, Sailor (An Inside Narrative) Appendix A: The British Debate over the French Revolution. From Edmund Burke, Reflections on the Revolution in France () From Thomas Paine, Rights of Man (–92) Appendix B: The Rule of Law.

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12mo. xiii+ pp. With a New Introduction by Julian Markels [, vii-xiii] and an Afterword by Joyce Carol Oates [, ]. Cover: Clippers by James Brereton (–).

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