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us: Melville, Herman, 1819-1891


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    • us: Melvill, German, 1819-1891
    • us: Melville, Hermann, 1819-1891
    • us: Meville, Herman, 1819-1891
    • us: Melvil, Cherman, 1819-1891
    • us: Mai-erh-wei-erh, Ho-erh-man, 1819-1891
    • us: Melṿil, Herman, 1819-1891
    • us: Tarnmoor, Salvator R., 1819-1891
    • us: מלוויל, הרמן
    • us: מלוויל, הרמן, 1819־1891
    • us: מלויל, הרמן
    • us: ميلڤيل، هرمن
    • us: 麥爾維爾, 1819-1891
    • us: Virginian spending July in Vermont, 1819-1891
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        1819
    • Death Date

        18910927
    • Birth Place

        New York, N.Y.
    • Death Place

        New York, N.Y.
    • Associated Locale

        U.S.
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Occupation

        Novelist
          Short story writer
            Teacher
              Sailor
                Lecturer
                  Poet
                    Customs inspector
                • Sources

                  • found: His Typee ... 1846.
                  • found: Jeney, Z. Monody, c1983: t.p. (Hermann Melville)
                  • found: His Pierre, or, The ambiguities ... c1984: t.p. (Herman Meville)
                  • found: To Kampanario, c1994: t.p. (Cherman Melvil)
                  • found: Pai ching, 1990 (1992 printing): t.p. (Ho-erh-man Mai-erh-wei-erh, of U.S.) t.p. verso, etc. (Herman Melville [in rom.]; b. 1819, NY; d. 9-27-1891, NY)
                  • found: Mobi Diḳ, 1951 or 1951: t.p. (Herman Melṿil)
                  • found: The enchanted isles, 2002: p. vii (first published in 1854 The encantadas, or, Enchanted isles by Salvator R. Tarnmoor)
                  • found: Theory of the American novel, 1970: p.71 (Hawthorne and his mosses, by a Virginian spending July in Vermont [i.e. Herman Melville])
                  • found: Wikipedia, 1 September 2010 (Herman Melville occupations: novelist, short story writer, teacher, sailor, lecturer, poet, customs inspector)
                • LC Classification

                  • PS2380-PS2388
                • Editorial Notes

                  • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
                  • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
                • Change Notes

                  • 1979-01-31: new
                  • 2012-09-13: revised
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