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Moby-Dick; or, The whale

By Herman Melville ...
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Online; Book; EBook
Description
xxiii, 634 p., [1] leaf, [6] p. ; 19 cm.
Variant title
Moby Dick
Whale
Related title
Moby Dick.
Published
New York : Harper & Brothers, Publishers ; London : Richard Bentley, 1851.
Notes
First American edition; BAL 13664; Johnson, p. 355.
Publisher's advertisements: [6] p. at end.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 1: Barrett: Original green cloth, with stamp of Harper & Brothers on cover. Clifton Waller Barrett Library, Herman Melville Collection. Gift of C.W. Barrett.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 2: Original green cloth, with stamp of Harper & Brothers on cover. Gift of F.L. Berkeley.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 3: Barrett: Original green cloth, with stamp of Harper & Brothers on cover. Author's inscription: "Dr. Robert Tomes from Melville Jan. 5th 1852." A.l.s. "Robert Tomes, M.D. New York 256 4th Avenue Sep 16, 1852" laid in. Clifton Waller Barrett Library, Herman Melville Collection. Gift of C.W. Barrett.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 4: Barrett: Original red cloth with stamp of Harper & Brothers on cover. Inscription: "W.D. Richards Nov. 15th 1851." Clifton Waller Barrett Library, Herman Melville Collection. Gift of C.W. Barrett.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 5: Barrett. Original brown cloth. Clifton Waller Barrett Collection, Herman Melville Collection. Gift of C.W. Barrett.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 6: Barrett: Original blue cloth, with arabesque design. Clifton Waller Barrett Library, Herman Melville Collection. Gift of C.W. Barrett.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 7: Gift of Clem D. Johnston.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: McGregor A 1851 .M45 M6: Original blue-green cloth with Harper & Brothers stamp on cover; orange endpapers. Bookplate of Michael Sadleir. Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection.
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