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Higgins, Brian 1943-

Overview
Works: 13 works in 59 publications in 1 language and 3,588 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Book reviews 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS2384.P53, 813.3
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Brian Higgins
Reading Melville's Pierre ; or, The ambiguities by Brian Higgins( )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This engaging new study uses biographical evidence to explore Pierre, the puzzling novel that Herman Melville wrote immediately after the publication of Moby-Dick. Parker and Higgins reveal that Melville drastically altered the end of the novel after a troubling meeting with his publisher and editor about the perceived failure of Moby-Dick. Melville re-wrote Pierre's protagonist as a writer and used the novel to attack the publishing industry. Parker and Higgins' exploration into Pierre shows that this is a deeply flawed novel, but an intriguing and revealing glimpse into the mind of an Americ
Herman Melville, an annotated bibliography by Brian Higgins( Book )
12 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Critical essays on Herman Melville's Moby Dick ( Book )
5 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Critical essays on Herman Melville's Pierre, or, The ambiguities ( Book )
3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herman Melville : the contemporary reviews by Brian Higgins( Book )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herman Melville : a reference guide, 1931-1960 by Brian Higgins( Book )
4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herman Melville by Brian Higgins( Book )
7 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herman Melville by Brian Higgins( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herman Melville : the comtemporaries reviews ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Herman Melville. an annotated bibliography... by Brian Higgins( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Hole in the head by Brian Higgins( )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Herman Melville, an annotated bibliography by Brian Higgins( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The English background of Melville's Pierre by Brian Higgins( )
2 editions published between 1972 and 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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