If the named items in his collection of manuscripts, letters, toys, and ephemera tell us which literary and cultural figures were dearest to him, then those figures are:. But especially Herman Melville, who is named three times. His affection for all of these figures is well known.
Suggesting that he wanted to help scholars study the works of those he collected, Sendak also took care to locate like materials together. In that conversation, he concluded that the Krauss work should go to Storrs. What we collect reflects who we are.
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And whoever does will have plenty to work with. In addition to being a public figure many interviews!
All three of these works are partly biographical. Zany, ironic, filled with Melville making literary in jokes. Drags a bit in the middle after a creepily funny first few chapters.
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Only twelve when his father died bankrupt, young Herman tried work as a bank clerk, as a cabin-boy on a trip to Liverpool, and as an elementary schoolteacher, before shipping in January on the whaler Acushnet, bound for the Pacific. Deserting ship the following year in the Marquesas, he made his way to Tahiti and Honolulu, returning as ordinary seaman on the frigate United States to Boston, where he was discharged in October Books based on these adventures won him immediate success.
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