Piazza Tales

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Sketches by Melville, collected in 1856. They are “The Piazza,” about the author's farmhouse, Arrowhead, in Pittsfield, Mass.; “Bartleby the Scrivener” “The Encantadas”; “Benito Cereno”; “The Lightning-Rod Man”; and “The Bell-Tower.”

Subjects: Literature.

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Herman Melville (1819—1891) American novelist and short-story writer

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