Herman Melville, Damned in Paradise

Location:Marquesas Islands, French Polynesia
Subject:Writers; Melville
Length:90 minutes
Format:1/2-inch VHS, DVD
Year Released:1985
Producer:The Film Company
Distributor:Pyramid Media
Library Code:UHM AV/C VIDEOTAPE 855
Description:A documentary on Melville's life, beginning with an incident in which he jumped ship and spent some time on the Marquesas Islands. Relates this experience to his later work.
Record No:776
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