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Melville and the visual arts

Ionian form, Venetian tint

by Douglas Robillard

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Published by Kent State University Press in Kent, Ohio .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Melville, Herman, 1819-1891 -- Knowledge -- Art.,
    • Art and literature -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Visual perception in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-197) and index.

      StatementDouglas Robillard.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS2388.A75 R63 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 205 p. :
      Number of Pages205
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL661342M
      ISBN 100873385756
      LC Control Number97006780

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Throughout his professional life, Herman Melville displayed a keen interest in the visual arts. He alluded to works of art to embellish his poems and novels and made substantial use of the technique of ekphrasis, the literary description of works of visual arts, to give body to plot and character.

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