New Essays on Billy Budd

Synopsis

Billy Budd is Herman Melville's most popular work after Moby-Dick. Melville wrote the novella during the five years before his death, and it was published posthumously in 1924. The essays collected here provide a multifaceted introduction to this major American work.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Emory Elliott
  • Larry J. Reynolds
  • Gail Coffler
  • Robert Milder
  • John Wenke
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Cambridge, England
Publication year:
  • 2002