Herman Melville

The Confidence Man

originally published:
New York : Dix, Edwards
April 1857

We offered this first issue copy, in unrestored original cloth, in our first Classic Book Cards set.

reference info

bio notes:
born: 8/1/1819
died: 9/28/1891
born as: Herman Melvill
nationality: USA

American author best known for his novels of the sea, including his masterpiece, Moby-Dick (1851). - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature


We offered this magnificent copy of the British, true first edition in our first Classic Book Cards set.
We offered this copy of the first American edition in our Catalog 80.