The Piazza Tales by Herman Melville

The Piazza Tales

byHerman Melville

Kobo ebook | November 23, 2015

Pricing and Purchase Info


Prices and offers may vary in store

Available for download

Not available in stores


Herman Melville (1819-1891) was an American sailor, novelist, writer of short stories, and poet.

“The Piazza Tales” (1856) is the collection of short stories by Herman Melville, included six short pieces. Initially, the collection should be titled "Benito Cereno" and other stories ", but then Melville changed his mind and wrote an introductory essay "The Piazza ". In that period Melville had entered in a phase of the psychological experiment, so the main theme of “The Piazza Tales” is the artistic comprehension of reality. 

Herman Melville was one of the leading writers of 19th century, so you will certainly enjoy “The Piazza Tales”!

Title:The Piazza TalesFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:November 23, 2015Publisher:Media GalaxyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:


Look for similar items by category: