Herman Melville

White Jacket

originally published:
New York : Harper & Brothers

We offered this copy of the first edition in 2011.


  • First Book(1846)

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.