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Melville: the ironic diagram

by John D. Seelye

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Published by Northwestern University Press in Evanston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Melville, Herman, 1819-1891 -- Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[by] John Seelye.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS2387 .S43
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 177 p.
    Number of Pages177
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4910833M
    ISBN 100810102773
    LC Control Number76089824

    Book Publication Materials Box: 7: Iridescent Scabbard: Melville's Ironic Mode. 7: Melville: Ironic Diagram Reader Reports and Contracts. , 7: Melville: Ironic Diagram Reviews. 7: The True Adventures of Huck Finn Correspondence. 7: The True Adventures of Huck Finn Publication. The Confidence-Man: His Masquerade, first published in New York on April Fool's Day , is the ninth book and final novel by American writer Herman book was published on the exact day of the novel's setting. Though centered around the title character, The Confidence-Man portrays a group of steamboat passengers whose interlocking stories are told as they travel down the Author: Herman Melville.

      In one of those strange collisions between leatherbound Literature and paperless modern news, Herman Melville’s “Bartleby the Scrivener” was read aloud at Occupy Wall Street on Friday. Not Author: Austin Allen.   revd by C Lehmann-Haupt. This is a digitized version of an article from The Times’s print archive, before the start of online publication in

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Seelye Published by Northwestern University Press in by: The ironic diagram --Typee: the quixotic pattern --Mardi: A chartless voyage, but not without a plan --Redburn and White-Jacket: the structure of initiation --Moby-Dick: line and circle --Pierre: the structure of ambiguity --Prisoners of the circle: Melville's short stories --Versions of the picaresque: Israel Potter and The Confidence-Man --The endurance of form: Melville's poetry --Final balance: the prose fragments.

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given by John Seelye in his book Melville: The Ironic Diagram (), and in Lawrence Buell's essay 'Moby-Dick as Sacred Text', which is extracted from the book New Essays on Moby-Dick (), edited by Richard.

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Hayes The book grounds the study of Herman Melville's writings to the world that influenced their composition, publication and recognition, making it a valuable resource to scholars, teachers, students and general readers.

Melville: The Ironic Diagram. the persistence through all of Melville's work of a complex ironic attitude creating a tension of opposites within each book. But we may place The Ironic Diagram here for the moment for the sake of comparison.

Like the two preceding critics, Mr. Seelye finds in Melville's writing an over- all pattern of change - a spiraling, if not a. "Melville's novels from Typee () to Moby Dick () are circular in form, abound in images of circularity."5 Recent studies of Melville in William B.

Dillingham's An Artist in the Rigging: The Early Work of Herman Melville and Maxine Moore's That Lonely Game: Melville, Mardi, and the Almanac note examples of circle imagery in Mardi.

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Melville first published "Bartleby the Scrivener" in New York inwhen the young metropolis was already a booming center of commerce. The story takes place in a law office populated by a set of odd men, whose relationships with each other seem to be purely professional in nature. The influence of formalist critical practices is then assessed in relation to the readings of Moby-Dick given by John Seelye in his book Melville: The Ironic Diagram (), and in Lawrence Buell's essay 'Moby-Dick as Sacred Text', which is extracted from the book New Essays on Moby-Dick (), edited by Richard Brodhead.

94 (21)Pages: Herman Melville (born Melvill; August 1, – Septem ) was an American novelist, short story writer and poet of the American Renaissance period. Among his best-known works are Moby-Dick (), Typee (), a romanticized account of his experiences in Polynesia, and Billy Budd, Sailor, a posthumously published gh his reputation was not high at the time of his Literary movement: Romanticism.

Author Bio John Seelye is a professor of English at the University of North Carolina and the author of The True Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and Melville: The Ironic Diagram. The Kid by John Seelye,available at Book professor of English at the University of North Carolina and the author of The True Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and Melville: The Ironic Diagram.

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MLA. Seelye, John. Melville: The Ironic on: Northwestern. Herman Melville: Moby-Dick - Essays, Articles, Reviews | Nick Selby | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books.Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and Bartleby, the Scrivener by Herman Melville: Review In democratic ages men rarely sacrifice themselves for another, but they show a general compassion for all the human race.

One never sees them inflict pointless suffering, and they are glad to relieve the sorrows of others when they can do so without much trouble to themselves.