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The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classic fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Classics,
  • Sea Stories,
  • Fiction-Classics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages108
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8490145M
    ISBN 101420925733
    ISBN 109781420925739
    OCLC/WorldCa223179639


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OF NANTUCKET. The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket,Edgar Allan Poe’s only finished novel, was serialized in the Southern Literary Messenger, before it was published in July of as two volumes. Critics had mixed reviews on the book, some saying it was too gruesome and relied too heavily on other books and tropes, while others enjoyed the.

By: Edgar Allan Poe () Published inThe Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket is Poe’s only complete novel and concentrates on several sea adventures gone awry.

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Appendix A: Sources for the Novel. From R. Thomas, Remarkable Shipwrecks, A Collection of Interesting Accounts of Naval Disasters () From John Cleves Symmes, Symzonia: A Voyage of Discovery by Captain Adam Seaborn () From [James McBride], Symmes’s Theory of the Concentric Spheres /5(37).

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The text begins: In no affairs of mere prejudice, pro or con, do we deduce inferences with entire certainty, even from the most simple data. It might be supposed that a catastrophe such as I have just related would have effectually cooled my incipient passion for the sea.

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It was Poe's first work published in England and inspired both Melville and Vernes, whose An Antarctic Mystery () was. Arthur Gordon Pym is a stowaway on the Nantucket whaling ship his journey he endures shipwreck, mutiny, starvation and cannibalism. Arthur is saved by the crew of Jane Guy and continues his adventures further south, eventually reaching the South Pole.

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For reasons that are unclear, but possibly to do with his drinking, Poe. Poe found the germ of the story he would develop into ARTHUR GORDON PYM in in a newspaper account of the shipwreck and subsequent rescue of the two men on board.

Published inthis rousing sea adventure follows New England boy, Pym, who stows away on a whaling ship with its captain's son, Augustus/5(K). After reading an newspaper account of a shipwreck and its two survivors, Edgar Allan Poe penned his only novel, The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket, the story of a stowaway on a Nantucket whaleship who finds himself enmeshed in the dark side of life at sea: mutiny, cannibalism, savagery--even Jeffrey Meyers writes in his Introduction: "[Poe] /5(12).

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Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. You can also read the full text online using our ereader. The work relates the tale of the young 4/5(2). The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket: | | The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive collection ever assembled.Get this from a library!

The narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket. [Edgar Allan Poe] -- This potboiler features Pym, a young man from Nantucket, in a combination of sea adventure and geographical fantasy. Both imaginary and factual accounts of voyages of .Recent Forum Posts on The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym Edgar Allen Poe's novel i don't know if anyone knew this, but Poe wrote a novel.

i read a little of it, and it was really good. please put it up. i'm sorry but i forgot the title. thank you.