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The wake of the gods; Melville's mythology.

Stanford, Calif., Stanford University Press, 1963.
ISBN 9780804701372, 0804701377

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Subjects Melville, Herman, 1819-1891 -- Knowledge -- Mythology.
Melville, Herman, 1819-1891.
Mythologie dans la litteĢrature.
Mythology in literature.
Description xii, 236 pages 23 cm
Copyright Date 1963.
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Summary Study showing how Melville consciously used myths, mythologies, comparative mythology, and mythological theories in his major works.
Contents Melville and the gods -- Mardi: a study of myths and mythmaking -- Moby-Dick: an Egyptian myth incarnate -- Pierre; or, The Ambiguities: the petrifaction of myth -- Worldly safety and other-worldly saviors : Bartleby: The ascetic's advent ; Benito Cereno: The ascetic's agony ; The ascetics' allegorical masquerade -- The Cofidence-Man: the destroyer's Eastern masquerade -- Billy Budd; or, Bili-Budd: the last avatar -- The wake of the gods -- A selected index of non-Judaic-Christian gods, myths, and religions in Melville's works.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)280889
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Franklin, H. Bruce 1934-
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