Published May 23, 2007
by BiblioBazaar .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||374|
His First Voyage Paperback – August 7, by Herman Melville (Author)/5(4). Redburn: His First Voyage: Being the Sailor-boy Confessions and Herman Melville Full view - Redburn, His First Voyage: Being the Sailor Boy Confessions and. Redburn is the story of a young man’s first voyage at sea, from New York to Liverpool and back, and was based on Melville’s own first experiences as a seaman on a similar voyage, ten years before. The book was Melville’s attempt at a more commercial sort of fiction – “a plain, straightforward, amusing narrative of personal experience,” as he described it -- and Melville himself did not accord the book . Redburn. His First Voyage Being the Sailor Boy Confessions and Reminiscences of the Son-Of-A-Gentleman in the Merchant Navy Language: English: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature: Subject: Sea stories Subject: Autobiographical fiction Subject: Bildungsromans Subject: Young men -- Fiction Subject: Americans -- England -- Fiction.
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The Paperback of the Redburn. His First Voyage by Herman Melville at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more!4/4(1). Redburn is narrated in the first person by the mature Wellingborough Redburn, recalling his first ocean voyage to Liverpool when he was a young, inexperienced boy. Raised as a gentleman's son. His First Voyage by Herman Melville. The text begins: Chapter VI. HE IS INITIATED IN THE BUSINESS OF CLEANING OUT THE PIG-PEN, AND SLUSHING DOWN THE TOP-MAST By the time I got back to the ship, every thing was in an uproar. Free 2-day shipping on qualified orders over $ Buy Redburn: His First Voyage (Paperback) at