Table of contents for A historical guide to Herman Melville / edited by Giles Gunn.

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Introduction, Giles Gunn

Melville in His Time

1. Herman Melville, 1819-1891: A Brief Biography, Robert Milder

2. Romantic Answers, Victorian Questions: Cultural Possibilities for Melville at Mid-Century, Leon Chai

3. Melville and Class, Myra Jehlen

4. Melville and the Marketplace, Sheila Post

5. Without the Pale: Melville and Ethnic Cosmopolitanism, Timothy Marr

6. "Wandering To-and-Fro": Melville and Religion, Emory Elliott

Illustrated Chronology

Bibliographical Essay, Giles Gunn

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Melville, Herman, -- 1819-1891 -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Novelists, American -- 19th century -- Biography -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Literature and history -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.