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The Encantadas or Enchanted Isles

Herman Melville

The Encantadas or Enchanted Isles is a novella by American author Herman Melville. First published in Putnam's Magazine in 1854, it consists of ten philosophical "Sketches" on the Encantadas, or Galápagos Islands. It was collected in The Piazza Tales in 1856. The Encantadas was to become the most critically successful of that collection. All of the stories are replete with symbolism reinforcing the cruelty of life on the Encantadas. (Introduction excerpted from Wikipedia)

The Encantadas or Enchanted Isles is a novella by American author Herman Melville. First published in Putnam's Magazine in 1854, it consists of ten philosophical "Sketches" on the Encantadas, or Galápagos Islands. It was collected in The Piazza Tales in 1856. The Encantadas was to become the most critically successful of that collection. All of the stories are replete with symbolism reinforcing the cruelty of life on the Encantadas. (Introduction excerpted from Wikipedia)
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

The Encantadas or Enchanted Isles is a novella by American author Herman Melville. First published in Putnam's Magazine in 1854, it consists of ten philosophical "Sketches" on the Encantadas, or Galápagos Islands. It was collected in The Piazza Tales in 1856. The Encantadas was to become the most critically successful of that collection. All of the stories are replete with symbolism reinforcing the cruelty of life on the Encantadas. (Introduction excerpted from Wikipedia)

Language:

English

Narrators:

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Length:

2h 33m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

13:51


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

10:09


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

13:22


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

17:40


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

04:40


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

07:49


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

13:13


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

37:03


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

25:46


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

10:23