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Piazza Tales, the (1856) [Collection]
by Herman Melville Rating: Weighted - 9.3 / Average - 10.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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A collection of five previously published stories, and a prefatory story, "The Piazza", written specifically for the collection.


  • The Piazza
  • Bartleby, the Scrivener
  • Benito Cereno
  • The Lightning-Rod Man
  • The Encantadas, or Enchanted Islands
  • The Bell-Tower

Original title: The Piazza Tales
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

The following works are contained within this one:
     Bartleby (1853) [Novelette]
      Author: Herman Melville
     Benito Cereno (1855) [Short Story]
      Author: Herman Melville
This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Billy Budd and Other Tales (1961) [Collection]
      Author: Herman Melville

Edition #1: The Piazza Tales

The Piazza Tales (1856)
Edition Details:

Language: English

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The Piazza Tales (January 1, 2007)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Aegypan
ISBN: 1603120262
Pages: 192

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The Piazza Tales (October 31, 2005)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Dodo Press
ISBN: 1406500623
Dimensions: 6.1 x 8.8 x 0.8 in
Pages: 212

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The Piazza Tales (June 3, 1996)

Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Modern Library
ISBN: 0679601988
Dimensions: 5 x 7.6 x 0.9 in
Pages: 275

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