Billy Budd and Other Tales
Signet, 1998 - 329 páginas
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.
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LibraryThing ReviewCrítica de los usuarios - MrsLee - LibraryThing
I read the story of Billy Budd, and enjoyed it. Melville tells great sea adventures, and also digs into the depth of his character's motivations. His writing is not easy reading, and I need a ... Leer comentario completo
LibraryThing ReviewCrítica de los usuarios - booklover3258 - LibraryThing
Could not get into Billy Budd. I could not finish the story. Boring. Leer comentario completo