Benito Cereno by Herman Melville

Benito Cereno

byHerman Melville

Kobo ebook | January 14, 2016

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Benito Cereno is a novella by Herman Melville. It was first serialized in Putnam's Monthly in 1855 and later included a slightly revised version in his collection The Piazza Tales (1856). With its intense mix of mystery, adventure, and a surprise ending, Benito Cereno at first seems merely a provocative example from the genre Herman Melville created with his early best-selling novels of the sea. Based on a real life incident—the character names remain unchanged—Benito Cereno tells what happens when an American merchant ship comes upon a mysterious Spanish ship where the nearly all-black crew and their white captain are starving and yet hostile to offers of help…

Title:Benito CerenoFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:January 14, 2016Publisher:Herman MelvilleLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:8892542885

ISBN - 13:9788892542884

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