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Herman Melville
   wrote   
Billy Budd
Story of good and evil aboard the HMS Bellipotent in 1797. Unfinished at his death in 1891 and not published until 1924. early versions gave the book's title as Billy Budd, Foretopman, while it now seems clear Melville intended Billy Budd, Sailor: (An Inside Narrative)
Herman Melville
   wrote   
Moby-Dick
"Call me Ishmael"
Herman Melville
   wrote   
The Fiddler
1819-1891
Herman Melville
   wrote   
The Lightning-Rod Man
Herman Melville
   wrote   
Bartleby the Scrivener
Herman Melville
   created the character   
Captain Ahab
Moby Dick
Herman Melville
   created the character   
Ismael
Moby Dick
Herman Melville
   created the character   
Billy Budd
Billy Budd
Maramma
   was created by   
Herman Melville
HMS Bellipotent
   was created by   
Herman Melville
Warship onto which Billy Budd is impressed to serve, from "Billy Budd, Foretopman", 1924
Spout Inn
   was created by   
Herman Melville
"Moby Dick", 1851
Pequod
   was created by   
Herman Melville
Whaling ship commanded by Captain Ahab in "Moby Dick"
Whaleman's Chapel
   was created by   
Herman Melville
"Moby Dick"
Rachel
   was created by   
Herman Melville
Ship that the Pequod encounters in "Moby Dick"
Ahab's Boat
   was created by   
Herman Melville
Whaleboat on which Ahab pursues the great white whale in "Moby Dick"
Valley of the Happar
   was created by   
Herman Melville
"Typee", 1846
Valley of the Typee
   was created by   
Herman Melville
"Typee"
Herman Melville
   is buried in   
Woodlawn Cemetery, The Bronx, NY, USA
Novelist
Herman Melville
   said   
"A Whaleship Was My Yale College and My Harvard"
American novelist and poet, in Moby Dick






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