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Herman Melville

Rare books by Herman Melville, including first editions, signed first editions and rare and finely bound copies of Moby Dick.

Regularly stocked editions by Melville include the Standard edition of the Collected Works, the first Schaeffer edition and the first Rockwell Kent Trade edition.

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  1. 114690detail
    The Standard Edition. Number 63 of 750 sets signed by the publishers. Volume 13 contains the first edition of the novella Billy Budd, which was discovered in manuscript among Melville's papers in 1919 by Raymond M. Weaver, the author's first biographer. Extremely scarce in such a handsome contemporary binding. Learn More
    £17,500

    Stock Code: 114690

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