|Pierre (1852) [Novel]|
by Herman Melville
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(From the publisher):
When Pierre Glendinning's lifelong desire for a sister is seemingly realized on the eve of his marriage, his world is suddenly turned upside-down, for he must choose between acknowledging his illegitimate half-sister and perpetuating his unsullied family legacy. In Pierre Melville unfolds the story of an idealistic young man whose steadfast beliefs lead him to destroy his world and himself.
Original title: Pierre: or, The Ambiguities
Genre: Fiction→ General Fiction