Chapter 6. “All Tender Obligations”: Pierre

  1. Wyn Kelley

Published Online: 10 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470694084.ch6

Herman Melville: An Introduction

Herman Melville: An Introduction

How to Cite

Kelley, W. (2008) “All Tender Obligations”: Pierre, in Herman Melville: An Introduction, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470694084.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405131575

Online ISBN: 9780470694084



  • Melville;
  • New York City;
  • Taji;
  • Church of the Apostles;
  • Bible


This Chapter Contains Section Titled:

  • “The Omnipotence of Love”

  • “The Post Falls”: The Demise of Letters

  • “This Wrecked Ship”: Gospelizing Anew