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The Piazza Tales

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First published in 1856, five years after the appearance of Moby Dick, The Piazza Tales comprises six of Herman Melville's finest short stories. Included are two sea tales that encompass the essence of Melville's art: "Benito Cereno," an exhilarating account of mutiny and rescue aboard a disabled slave ship, which is a parable of man's struggle against the forces of evil, and "The Encantadas," ten allegorical sketches of the Galapagos Islands, which reveal nature to be both enchanting and horrifying. Two pieces explore ...

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1983836907

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9781983836909

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The Piazza Tales
2021, Mint Editions, Berkeley

ISBN-13: 9781513270029

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The Piazza Tales
2021, Independently Published

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2021, Independently Published

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2021, Independently Published

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2021, Independently Published

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2021, Independently Published

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The Piazza Tales
2021, Independently Published

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2021, Independently Published

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The Piazza Tales
2020, Independently Published

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The Piazza Tales
2020, Independently Published

ISBN-13: 9798636634959

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The Piazza Tales
2020, Independently Published

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The Piazza Tales
2020, Independently Published

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The Piazza Tales
2020, Independently Published

ISBN-13: 9798691531309

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The Piazza Tales
2018, Alma Classics, Richmond

ISBN-13: 9781847497222

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The Piazza Tales
2018, Broadview Press Ltd, Peterborough

ISBN-13: 9781554813100

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The Piazza Tales
2018, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN-13: 9781717174123

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The Piazza Tales
2018, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN-13: 9781983836909

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The Piazza Tales
2018, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN-13: 9781719581530

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The Piazza Tales
2018, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN-13: 9781720469193

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The Piazza Tales
2018, Dreamscape Media

ISBN-13: 9781974915613

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