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The Confidence man Product Detail:

  • Publisher : Northwestern University Press
  • Release : 26 November 1988
  • ISBN : 0810103257
  • Page : 532 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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Presents a collection of the writings of Herman Melville.

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The Confidence-man

The Confidence-man
  • Author : Herman Melville
  • Publisher : Northwestern University Press
  • Release Date : 1988
  • ISBN : 0810103257
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Presents a collection of the writings of Herman Melville.

Confidence Man

Confidence Man
  • Author : Maggie Haberman
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2022-10-04
  • ISBN : 9780593297353
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The instant #1 New York Times bestseller. “This is the book Trump fears most.” - Axios “Will be a primary source about the most vexing president in American history for years to come.” - Joe Klein, The New York Times "A uniquely illuminating portrait." - Sean Wilentz, The Washington Post “[A] monumental look at Donald Trump and his presidency.” — David Shribman, Los Angeles Times From the Pulitzer-Prize-winning New York Times reporter who has defined Donald J. Trump's presidency like no other

The Confidence-Man and Billy Budd, Sailor

The Confidence-Man and Billy Budd, Sailor
  • Author : Herman Melville
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2012-05-31
  • ISBN : 9780141974385
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With an essay by Daniel G. Hoffmann. 'Life is a pic-nic en costume; one must take a part, assume a character, stand ready in a sensible way to play the fool' In The Confidence-Man, Melville's unnerving and hallucinatory satire on the American dream, a slippery trickster and master of disguise comes to swindle his fellow passengers - who themselves may also be con-men - aboard a Mississippi steamboat. Billy Budd, Sailor, published after Melville's death in 1891, is a gripping allegory

THE CONFIDENCE-MAN (Modern Classics Series)

THE CONFIDENCE-MAN (Modern Classics Series)
  • Author : Herman Melville
  • Publisher : e-artnow
  • Release Date : 2017-03-17
  • ISBN : 9788026874355
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This carefully crafted ebook: “THE CONFIDENCE-MAN (Modern Classics Series)” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. The Confidence-Man is an ambiguous figure who sneaks aboard a Mississippi steamboat on April Fool's Day. This stranger attempts to test the confidence of the several steamboat passengers whose interlocking stories are told as they travel down the Mississippi River toward New Orleans. The novel is written as cultural satire, allegory, and metaphysical treatise, dealing with themes of

The Confidence-Man: His Masquerade.

The Confidence-Man: His Masquerade.
  • Author : Herman Melville
  • Publisher : Jazzybee Verlag
  • Release Date : 1967
  • ISBN : 9783849673185
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Pierre Glendinning is 19 years old and the heir of an old manor in the state of New York. Although already engaged to Lucy Tartan, he is more than thrilled when he meets his illegitimate half-sister Isabel Banford, a very mysterious person. He struggles on to find a solution to give her the proper share of the heritage without discrediting his father's name.

A Concordance to Herman Melville's The Confidence-man, His Masquerade

A Concordance to Herman Melville's The Confidence-man, His Masquerade
  • Author : Larry Edward Wegener
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 1987
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105038252909
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The Confidence Men

The Confidence Men
  • Author : Margalit Fox
  • Publisher : Profile Books
  • Release Date : 2021-06-03
  • ISBN : 9781782835608
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Imprisoned in a remote Turkish POW camp during the First World War, two British officers, Harry Jones and Cedric Hill, cunningly join forces. To stave off boredom, Jones makes a handmade Ouija board and holds fake séances for fellow prisoners. One day, an Ottoman official approaches him with a query: could Jones contact the spirits to find a vast treasure rumoured to be buried nearby? Jones, a lawyer, and Hill, a magician, use the Ouija board - and their

Melville's Confidence Man

Melville's Confidence Man
  • Author : Tom Quirk
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1982
  • ISBN : UOM:39015001817348
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The Confidence Man in American Literature

The Confidence Man in American Literature
  • Author : Gary H. Lindberg
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 1982
  • ISBN : UCSC:32106005247207
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Melville's Confidence-man: a Study in Ambiguity

Melville's Confidence-man: a Study in Ambiguity
  • Author : Joan Joffe
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1957
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105025520029
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Confidence Woman

Confidence Woman
  • Author : Judith Van Gieson
  • Publisher : Blackstone Publishing
  • Release Date : 2013-01-01
  • ISBN : 9781620644744
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When Claire Reynier becomes the victim of credit card fraud, she's stunned to discover that Evelyn Martin, an old college friend and sorority sister, is the culprit. She's even more shocked when Evelyn turns up dead. According to the police, Evelyn also swindled three other former classmates, but Claire is the only one without an alibi for the time of Evelyn's murder. And the only one with an extra motive: Evelyn stole her rare signed first edition of Herman Melville's

Self-Confidence Person Gets The Success

Self-Confidence Person Gets The Success
  • Author : Amit Kumar
  • Publisher : BFC Publications
  • Release Date : 2021-10-10
  • ISBN : 9789355092991
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How is eager for success in his life? You success in your hand only. Nobody can stop you success, if you believe your self-confidence. This is main tool of your success. You can follow this “ If you done, Well-done do it yourself. Many people are trying to loose your self-confidence, but, if you read this book. Nobody can loose your self-confidence.

Fantasies of Identification

Fantasies of Identification
  • Author : Ellen Samuels
  • Publisher : NYU Press
  • Release Date : 2014-04-25
  • ISBN : 9781479821372
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In the mid-nineteenth-century United States, as it became increasingly difficult to distinguish between bodies understood as black, white, or Indian; able-bodied or disabled; and male or female, intense efforts emerged to define these identities as biologically distinct and scientifically verifiable in a literally marked body. Combining literary analysis, legal history, and visual culture, Ellen Samuels traces the evolution of the “fantasy of identification”—the powerful belief that embodied social identities are fixed, verifiable, and visible through modern science. From birthmarks

The training of a salesman

The training of a salesman
  • Author : William Maxwell
  • Publisher : Рипол Классик
  • Release Date : 2022-11-26
  • ISBN : 9781177056205
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Satire in Narrative

Satire in Narrative
  • Author : Frank Palmeri
  • Publisher : University of Texas Press
  • Release Date : 2014-08-04
  • ISBN : 9781477301609
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Virtually all theories of satire define it as a criticism of contemporary society. Some argue that satire criticizes the present in favor of a standard of values that has been superseded, and thus that satire is generally backward-looking and conservative. While this is often true of poetic satire, in this study Frank Palmeri asserts that narrative satire performs a different function, that it parodies both the established view of the world and that of its opponents, offering its own distinctive