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Reads tagged with “Herman Melville”

Maurice Sendak’s Rare, Sensual Illustrations for Herman Melville’s Greatest Commercial Failure and Most Personally Beloved Book
Maurice Sendak’s Rare, Sensual Illustrations for Herman Melville’s Greatest Commercial Failure and Most Personally Beloved Book

“The strongest and fieriest emotions of life defy all analytical insight.”

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Herman Melville’s Daily Routine and Thoughts on the Writing Life
Herman Melville’s Daily Routine and Thoughts on the Writing Life

“A book in a man’s brain is better off than a book bound in calf — at any rate it is safer from criticism.”

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Herman Melville on Art
Herman Melville on Art

On the mystical mastery of wrestling with the angel.

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Stunning Handcrafted Felt-on-Felt Typographic Homage to Melville’s <em>Moby-Dick</em>
Stunning Handcrafted Felt-on-Felt Typographic Homage to Melville’s Moby-Dick

“Almost forgetting for the moment all thoughts of Moby Dick, we now gazed at the most wondrous phenomenon which the secret seas have hitherto revealed to mankind.”

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