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Ocean Voices an Anthology of Ocean Poems

By Everett Hoagland; Pablo Neruda; Walt Whitman; Askia Toure; Mary Oliver; David Densmore; Laurie Robertson-Lorant; Amiri Baraka

New Bedford: Spinner Publications, 2013 Like New!. First Edition. Soft Cover. As New/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$19.99

The Making of Nantucket Family lives and Fortunes in the Nineteenth Century

By Everett U. Crosby

New Bedford: Spinner Publications, 2018 A new perspective on Nantucket's history and the people who forged its future. Like new.. First Edition. Soft Cover. As New/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$39.99

The Man Who Lived Among the Cannibals

By Laurie Robertson-Lorant

New Bedford: Spinner Publications, 2005 Poems in the voice of Herman Melville.. First Edition. Soft Cover. As New/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$29.99

Artists after Moby Dick

By Leviathan Vol. 3, Number 2

New York: Hofstra University , 2001 Includes works by Robert K. Wallace and Elizabeth Schultz and John Bryant. Very important for the Melville Scholar.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$29.99

Herman Melville Journal of a Visit to London and the Continent 1849-1850

By Metcalf, Eleanor Melville

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1948 B&W illustrations throughout including a list of books obtained in London. The DJ is unclipped with edgewear and tears to the top, otherwise tight and clean.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$29.99

Thomas Welcome Roys, America's Pioneer of Modern Whaling

By Schmitt, Frederick P

Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S.A.: Univ of Virginia Pr, 1980 Tight and clean, no internal marks or writing. The DJ has edgewear and minor closed tears. Unmarked brown cloth boards.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.00

Douglass And Melville: Anchored Together in Neighborly Style
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Douglass And Melville: Anchored Together in Neighborly Style

By Wallace, Robert K

New Bedford, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Spinner Pubns Inc, 2005 Important notes, index and works cited for the Melville scholar. Illustrations throughout.. First Paperback Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$19.99

Israel Potter: His Fifty Years of Exile

By Melville, Herman

New York: G.P. Putnam & Co., 1855 True first edition first state with Chapter 14 mis-stated as XVI. Reddish purple cloth binding with the spine initials ornamented with pendants. Previous owner contemporary bookplate on the front pastedown. First blank page has a neat previous owner Peter Grant, Farmingdale, March 19, 1855 noted neatly in ink.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$2499.99

Israel Potter: His Fifty Years of Exile

By Melville, Herman

New York: G.P. Putnam & Co., 1855 Second state printing with brown cloth binding and yellow endpapers. The heading to chapter 14 is the correct XIV. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$499.99

Family Correspondence of Herman Melville 1830-1904

By Victor Hugo Paltsits (editor)

New York: The New York Public Library, 1929 From the Gansevoort-Lansing Collection. 72 pages. Scarce. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$39.99

Melville a Collection of Critical Essays

By Richard Chase, (editor)

Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1962 Includes essays by Robert Penn Warren, F.O. Matthiessen, Alfred Kazin, Newton Arvin and others. No internal marks or writing.. Later Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.99

Moby Dick and the Tools of Whaling

New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 1983 A cooperative reading of the curatorial staff of the New Bedord Whaling Museum, New Bedford, MA. . Printer Wrapper. As New/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$19.99

Why Read Moby-Dick?
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Why Read Moby-Dick?

By Philbrick, Nathaniel

New York: Viking, 2011 By the author of In the Heart of the Sea. Signed by the author on the title page, not inscribed to anyone. No dustjacket as issued. Included with the book is the original NY Times Book Review supplement from Oct. 23, 2011 with a full page review of the book by Kathryn Harrison.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$69.99

Whalers and Whaling the Story of the Whaling Ships Up to the Present Day

By E. Keble Chatterton

London: T. Fisher Unwin Ltd., 1925 Many B&W illustrations throughout. 248 pages. The author also wrote Sailing Ships and Their Story and Seamen All. Some spotting to the first few pages and the uncut bottom edge. Tight and clean.. First British Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$49.97

American Culture and the Marketplace: R.R. Donnelley's Four American Books Campaign, 1926-1930

By Badaracco, Claire

Washington D.c.: Library of Congress, 1992 Tells the story of the publication of Melville's Moby Dick in the three volume limited edition issued in an aluminum slip case with Rockwell Kent's illustrations, also Walden, Two Years Before the Mast and The Tales of Edgar Allen Poe. Kent's illustrations are featured in this 67 page softcover volume. Chapters include, Marketing Conditions, The Campaign Plan, The Process of Illustration, Establishing Authoritative Texts, Producing the Type Pages and Distribution and Marketing. Also fascinatiing notes that include re: Moby Dick that the aluminum slipcase was made to small, often damaging the bindings of the three books. A must for any owner of that limited edition Moby Dick or the other rare books studied.. First Paperback Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$59.99

The Merrill Studies in Moby-Dick
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The Merrill Studies in Moby-Dick

Columbus OH: C. E. Merrill Pub Co, 1969 Important Melville Literary criticism. Includes articles by Horace Greeley, Archibald MacMechan, Lincoln Colcord, DH Lawrence, Howard C. Horsford, Leon Howard and others.. First Paperback Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.99

Herman Melville Special Number

Lafayette, IN: Purdue University Press, 1962 Volume 8, Number 3. Part of the Modern Fiction Series. Contributions include, Allen Hayman, Kingsley Widmer, Harrison Hayford and others. Important Melville literary criticism. Minor pencil marks on a few pages.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.99

Call Me Ishmael

By Olson, Charles

New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, 1947 Important Melville literary criticism. Small mark on the front cover, minor. No internal marks or writing.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$69.99

The Rope's End

By Hegarty, Reginald B

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1965 First edition, a bookmark from the Melville Whaling Room of the New Bedford Public Library is taped to the front endpaper. The DJ is unclipped and is protected by mylar, the edges are secured to the volume with darkened tape. The author was the curator of the Melville Whaling Room at the New Bedford Public Library. Hegarty was also the author of Birth of a Whaleship. He signs "To Shirley" on the half-title page and has a small whale figure stamped below his name.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Wallace Tripp. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$99.99

Moby Dick

By Melville, Herman

New York: The Collectors Library, 1998 Still in original shipping carton. . Later Printing. Hard Cover. As New/As New. Illus. by Jody Hewgill. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$39.97

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