By Willard Thorp
The Melville Log: A Documentary Life of Herman Melville, 1819-1891. By Jay Leyda. Harcourt, Brace and Company. Two volumes. $12.50. Herman Melville A Biograpby By Leon [...]
By Morgan Meis
Moby-Dick is not about Moby-Dick. Not really. The white whale makes his appearance, of course. We have been promised that much. Moby-Dick emerges, finally, at the end of Melville's great novel, in the deepest part of the Pacific Ocean.