Coverart for item
The Resource Israel Potter : his fifty years of exile, Herman Melville

Israel Potter : his fifty years of exile, Herman Melville

Label
Israel Potter : his fifty years of exile
Title
Israel Potter
Title remainder
his fifty years of exile
Statement of responsibility
Herman Melville
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This novel began as a simple rewrite of an obscure little narrative, in which Israel Potter tells the story of his sad fall from revolutionary hero to London peddler. Following its opening chapter Melville's novel retells that tale, then alternately moves between invented episodes and historical sources unrelated to the original
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1819-1891
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Melville, Herman
Dewey number
813.3
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS2384
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Penguin classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Potter, Israel
  • Peddlers and peddling
  • Exiles
  • United States
Label
Israel Potter : his fifty years of exile, Herman Melville
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. xxix-xxxiv)
Control code
BDZ0008127914
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
  • New ed. /
  • introduction and notes by Robert S. Levine.
Extent
xxxiv, 247 p.
Isbn
9780143105237
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Israel Potter : his fifty years of exile, Herman Melville
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. xxix-xxxiv)
Control code
BDZ0008127914
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
  • New ed. /
  • introduction and notes by Robert S. Levine.
Extent
xxxiv, 247 p.
Isbn
9780143105237
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

Library Locations

    • Fulham LibraryBorrow it
      598 Fulham Road Fulham, London, SW6 5NX, GB
      51.4771154 -0.2025884
Processing Feedback ...