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Herman Melville

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Typee | Suggested Reading


Here are some suggested reading materials and online resources to help you get a better understanding of Herman Melville's Typee. In addition, we've listed some articles and other books that are similar to Typee that you may enjoy.

Reading Materials

Edwards, Justin D. "Melville's Peep-show: Sexual and Textual Cruises in 'Typee.'" ARIEL: A Review of International English Literature, vol. 30, no. 2, 1999, pp. 61–72.

Evelev, John. "'Made in the Marquesas': Typee, Tattooing and Melville's Critique of the Literary Marketplace." Arizona Quarterly, vol. 48, no. 4, 1992, pp. 19–45.

Herbert, T. Walter. "Facts, Fictions, and Wisdom in Melville's 'Typee.'" ESQ: A Journal of the American Renaissance, vol. 51, no. 1–3, 2005, pp. 93–103.

Samson, John. "The Dynamics of History and Fiction in Melville's Typee." American Quarterly, vol. 36, no. 2, 1984, pp. 276–90.

Schueller, Malini Johar. "Colonialism and Melville's South Seas Journeys." Studies in American Fiction, vol. 22, no. 1, 1994, pp. 3–18.

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