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Melville, Herman

Typee

Melville, Herman - Typee, audiobook

10,75€

Audiobook
ISBN: 9789176391730

The young adventurous sailors, Tommo and Toby, abandon ship and flee into the jungle of an island in French Polynesia. But their feelings of victory will be short-lived. Because they are about to run straight into the hands of the Typee, the most feared of the battling cannibal tribes. Inspired by his own adventures, twenty-five-year-old Herman Melville wrote `Typee' (1846) as a blend of creative memoir, cultural commentary, and good story-telling. He would later tell his friend Nathaniel Hawthorne (author of `The Scarlet Letter') that "from my twenty-fifth year I date my life". Despite being mostly recognized, today, as the author of the classic novel, `Moby Dick', `Typee' was Melville's best-selling novel in his life-time.

Author(s)
Reader
Publisher
Saga Egmont
Publication year
2017
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Svenska Ljud Classica
Category
Geography, Travel
Format
Audiobook
Duration
11:34:01
Tracks
110

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