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Writing the seaman"s tale in law and literature

Kathryn Mudgett

Writing the seaman"s tale in law and literature

Dana, Melville, and Justice Story

by Kathryn Mudgett

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Published by AMS Press in Brooklyn, NY .
Written in English

  • Sailors in literature,
  • Law and literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • American literature,
  • Maritime law

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKathryn Mudgett
    SeriesAMS studies in the nineteenth century -- no. 51
    LC ClassificationsPS217.S33 M83 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25331056M
    ISBN 109780404644819
    LC Control Number2012017500

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