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The Divine Magnet - Herman Melville's Letters to Nathaniel Hawthorne

Herman Melville

If you don’t know Melville’s letters to Hawthorne, you don’t know Melville. These letters are full of passion, humor, doubt, and spiritual yearning, and offer an intimate view of Melville’s personality. Lyrical and effusive, they are literary works in themselves. This correspondence has been out of print for decades, and even when it was in print it appeared in scholarly volumes of Melville’s complete correspondence, aimed at the academy. The Divine Magnet will provide the general literary public as well as the college classroom with a reliable and beautifully produced volume of Melville’s letters to Hawthorne, along with supplemental material, highlighting the relationship between these luminaries of American letters.

If you don’t know Melville’s letters to Hawthorne, you don’t know Melville. These letters are full of passion, humor, doubt, and spiritual yearning, and offer an intimate view of Melville’s personality. Lyrical and effusive, they are literary works in themselves. This correspondence has been out of print for decades, and even when it was in print it appeared in scholarly volumes of Melville’s complete correspondence, aimed at the academy. The Divine Magnet will provide the general literary public as well as the college classroom with a reliable and beautifully produced volume of Melville’s letters to Hawthorne, along with supplemental material, highlighting the relationship between these luminaries of American letters.
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If you don’t know Melville’s letters to Hawthorne, you don’t know Melville. These letters are full of passion, humor, doubt, and spiritual yearning, and offer an intimate view of Melville’s personality. Lyrical and effusive, they are literary works in themselves. This correspondence has been out of print for decades, and even when it was in print it appeared in scholarly volumes of Melville’s complete correspondence, aimed at the academy. The Divine Magnet will provide the general literary public as well as the college classroom with a reliable and beautifully produced volume of Melville’s letters to Hawthorne, along with supplemental material, highlighting the relationship between these luminaries of American letters.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Mark Niemeyer, Jim Meskimen

Length:

1h 14m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

19:06


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

02:49


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

07:14


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

13:04


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

03:40


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

01:29


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

06:54


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

02:52


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

11:04


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

02:03


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

01:30


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

02:15