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Product Description: The gripping tale of a handsome and charismatic young sailor who runs afoul of his ship’s master-at-arms, is falsely accused of inciting a mutiny, and hung, Billy Budd, Sailor is often treated as a masterpiece, a canonical work. But that assessment is at least partly founded on the assumption that the story was complete and ready for publication when it was left among the manuscripts on Melville’s writing desk when he died in 1891...read more

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9780810111141 | Northwestern Univ Pr, January 30, 1900, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The gripping tale of a handsome and charismatic young sailor who runs afoul of his ship’s master-at-arms, is falsely accused of inciting a mutiny, and hung, Billy Budd, Sailor is often treated as a masterpiece, a canonical work.

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Presents a collection of the writings of Herman Melville. (view table of contents)

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9780810100145 | Northwestern Univ Pr, January 1, 1970, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Presents a collection of the writings of Herman Melville.

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Product Description: This book provides a basic guide to the study of the printed matter which has been produced in the United States. No comprehensive attempt has been made to record the great bulk of research in this field. Recognizing the need for an up-to-date guide to such investigations, G...read more

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9780674367616 | Belknap Pr, December 1, 1971, cover price $245.50 | About this edition: This book provides a basic guide to the study of the printed matter which has been produced in the United States.

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9780813911663 | Reprint edition (Univ of Virginia Pr, January 1, 1988), cover price $11.95

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Product Description: Textual criticism—the traditional term for the task of evaluating the authority of the words and punctuation of a text—is often considered an undertaking preliminary to literary criticism: many people believe that the job of textual critics is to provide reliable texts for literary critics to analyze...read more

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9780812281736 | Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, March 1, 1989, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: No one writes more knowledgeably or brilliantly about textual criticism than Tanselle.

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9780812214093 | Reprint edition (Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, March 1, 1992), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Textual criticism—the traditional term for the task of evaluating the authority of the words and punctuation of a text—is often considered an undertaking preliminary to literary criticism: many people believe that the job of textual critics is to provide reliable texts for literary critics to analyze.

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9781883631093 | Bibliographical Society of the univ, June 1, 2003, cover price $60.00
9780813913032 | Univ of Virginia Pr, March 1, 1991, cover price $40.00

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Product Description: Book by Tanselle, G. Thomas

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9781883631000 | Bibliographical Society of the univ, June 1, 1993, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Book by Tanselle, G.

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Product Description: First edition. Fifteen essays exploring the interconnections between verbal works and the physical objects primarily manuscripts and printed books that transmit them. Divided into five groups with such chapters as "Libraries, Museums, and Reading," "The Latest Forms of Book-Burning," "A Description of Descriptive Bibliography," "Books, Canons, and the Nature of Dispute," and "Printing History and Other History...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781883631062 | Bibliographical Society of the univ, June 1, 1998, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: First edition.

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Product Description: First edition, second printing. Widely acclaimed account of the remarkable career of Fredson Bowers, whose life (1905-1991) spanned the twentieth century and who came to symbolize the fields of analytical and descriptive bibliography, textual criticism, and scholarly editing.

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9781883631109 | Oak Knoll Pr, November 1, 2003, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: First edition, second printing.

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Product Description: Expanded edition. The second half of the twentieth century was one of the most active and provocative periods in the long history of textual criticism. This series of six critical essays surveys theoretical writings in the field from 1950 to 2000 and more than doubles the size of the 1987 edition...read more

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9781883631116 | Expanded edition (Bibliographical Society of the univ, July 1, 2004), cover price $55.01 | About this edition: Expanded edition.

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Product Description: Text of the address delivered by G. Thomas Tanselle, distinguished bibliophile and academic, at The Grolier Club in 2006 as part of the Robert L. Nikirk lecture series.

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9780910672665 | Grolier Club, December 1, 2005, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Text of the address delivered by G.

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Product Description: Studying printed books as physical objects can reveal not only how books were produced, but also how their design and layout features emerged and came to convey meanings. This concise and accessible introduction to analytical bibliography in its historical context explains in clear, non-specialist language how to find and analyze clues about a book's manufacture and how to examine the significance of a book's design...read more

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9780521760348 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, July 31, 2009), cover price $94.99 | About this edition: Studying printed books as physical objects can reveal not only how books were produced, but also how their design and layout features emerged and came to convey meanings.

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9780521757621 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, July 31, 2009), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Studying printed books as physical objects can reveal not only how books were produced, but also how their design and layout features emerged and came to convey meanings.

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Product Description: Although he surprised the world in 1866 with his first published book of poetry, Battle-Pieces and Aspects of the War, Herman Melville had long been steeped in poetry. This new offering in the authoritative Northwestern-Newberry series, The Writings of Herman Melville, with a historical note by Hershel Parker, is testament to Melville the poet...read more

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9780810126053 | 1 edition (Northwestern Univ Pr, November 15, 2009), cover price $99.95 | About this edition: Although he surprised the world in 1866 with his first published book of poetry, Battle-Pieces and Aspects of the War, Herman Melville had long been steeped in poetry.

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Product Description: Book-jackets (or ""dust-jackets,"" as they are often called), along with other detachable book coverings such as slip-cases, have been regularly used by publishers in the English-speaking world and some countries of the European continent since the early part of the nineteenth century...read more

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9781883631130 | Bibliographical Society of the univ, October 1, 2011, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Book-jackets (or ""dust-jackets,"" as they are often called), along with other detachable book coverings such as slip-cases, have been regularly used by publishers in the English-speaking world and some countries of the European continent since the early part of the nineteenth century.

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9781883631147 | Bibliographical Society of the univ, September 30, 2013, cover price $40.00

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Product Description: White-Jacket; or, The World in a Man-of-War is the fifth book by American writer Herman Melville, first published in London in 1850. The book is based on the author's fourteen months service in the United States Navy, aboard the frigate USS United States...read more

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9781515133919 | Createspace Independent Pub, July 18, 2015, cover price $17.95 | also contains White-Jacket: Or the World in a Man-Of-War | About this edition: White-Jacket; or, The World in a Man-of-War is the fifth book by American writer Herman Melville, first published in London in 1850.
9781484885581, titled "White-jacket or the World in a Man-of-war" | Createspace Independent Pub, May 4, 2013, cover price $13.99 | also contains White-Jacket: Or the World in a Man-Of-War | About this edition: White-Jacket Or The World In A Man-Of-War
9780810118287 | Northwestern Univ Pr, November 1, 2000, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Herman Melville wrote White-Jacket; or, The World in a Man-of-War during two months of intense work in the summer of 1849.

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Product Description: The Piazza Tales By Herman Melville

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9781519363206 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 2, 2015, cover price $15.99 | also contains The Piazza Tales | About this edition: "With fairest flowers, Whilst summer lasts, and I live here, Fidele—" When I removed into the country, it was to occupy an old-fashioned farm-house, which had no piazza—a deficiency the more regretted, because not only did I like piazzas, as somehow combining the coziness of in-doors with the freedom of out-doors, and it is so pleasant to inspect your thermometer there, but the country round about was such a picture, that in berry time no boy climbs hill or crosses vale without coming upon easels planted in every nook, and sun-burnt painters painting there.
9781515389286 | Createspace Independent Pub, August 7, 2015, cover price $10.95 | also contains The Piazza Tales
9781515134510 | Createspace Independent Pub, July 18, 2015, cover price $10.95 | also contains The Piazza Tales | About this edition: The Piazza Tales (1856) is the second collection of short stories by American writer Herman Melville.
9781512348330 | Createspace Independent Pub, May 23, 2015, cover price $9.99 | also contains The Piazza Tales
9781512265866 | Createspace Independent Pub, May 18, 2015, cover price $7.49 | also contains The Piazza Tales | About this edition: "With fairest flowers, Whilst summer lasts, and I live here, Fidele—" When I removed into the country, it was to occupy an old-fashioned farm-house, which had no piazza—a deficiency the more regretted, because not only did I like piazzas, as somehow combining the coziness of in-doors with the freedom of out-doors, and it is so pleasant to inspect your thermometer there, but the country round about was such a picture, that in berry time no boy climbs hill or crosses vale without coming upon easels planted in every nook, and sun-burnt painters painting there.
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