Chapter 30. How Clarel Works

  1. Wyn Kelley
  1. Samuel Otter

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996782.ch30

A Companion to Herman Melville

A Companion to Herman Melville

How to Cite

Otter, S. (2006) How Clarel Works, in A Companion to Herman Melville (ed W. Kelley), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996782.ch30

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405122313

Online ISBN: 9780470996782

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Keywords:

  • artistic devotion;
  • catholicism;
  • judaism;
  • civil war;
  • democracy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Words and Stones

  • Meter, Rhyme, and Division

  • The “Heart” of Clarel