Typee : A Peep at Polynesian Life

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Set in the paradise of a South Sea island, "Typee" is a combination of fact and fiction. The tale is a distortion of the life of the Typees and foreshadows the metaphysical precoccupations in Melville's later work with its depiction of the evil and mystery lurking beneath the idyllic setting.
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  • Paperback | 368 pages
  • 129 x 198mm | 246g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0141439009
  • 9780141439006