Herman Melville

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Herman Melville (born Melvill; August 1, 1819 – September 28, 1891) was an American novelist, short story writer and poet of the American Renaissance period. Among his best-known works is his masterpiece, Moby-Dick (1851), and Typee (1846), a romantic account of his experiences of Polynesian life.

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Quotes from Herman Melville