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tragic hero in Herman Melville"s fiction

Boulos Abdulla Sarru

tragic hero in Herman Melville"s fiction

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Published by Distribution, Librairie Orientale in Beyrouth .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Melville, Herman, 1819-1891 -- Characters -- Heroes.,
  • Tragic, The, in literature.,
  • Heroes in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTragic hero.
    Statementby Boulos Abdulla Sarru.
    SeriesPublications de l"Universite libanaise. Section des études littéraires ;, 11, Manshūrāt al-Jāmiʻah al-Lubnānīyah., 11.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS2388.H4 S27 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 137 p. ;
    Number of Pages137
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2368495M
    LC Control Number86962192

    Herman Melville () was born in New York City into an established merchant family. He was the third child of eight. He was the third child of eight. His father, Allan Melvill, an importer of French dry goods, became bankrupt and insane, dying when Melville was


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