Billy Budd and Other TalesBook - 1998
Featured in this volume are "Billy Budd", Melville's posthumously published novella, the story of the rivalry between a handsome sailor and his demonic captain; the tale of the apathetic "Bartleby, the Scrivener; " the riveting "Benito Cereno", the story of a slave ship mutiny written at the time of the Amistad case and "The Town-Ho's Story", a chapter from Melville's masterpiece, "Moby Dick". Introduction by Joyce Carol Oates.
Publisher: New York : Signet Classic, , c1948
ISBN: 0451526872 (pbk.)
Branch Call Number: Y MELVILLE
Characteristics: xvii, 329 p. ; 18 cm
Alternative Title: Billy Budd