Friday, August 03, 2018
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Melville Exhibit Tour at the Rosenbach: 2008-2010 Delancey Place, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19103
From the Rosenbach website announcement.
With a warm heart for human nature, a cold eye for the human condition, and prose that would awe a Biblical prophet, Herman Melville was too good for his time. Join us for an odyssey through the Rosenbach’s mighty Melville collection in honor of the American Homer’s birthday (August 1). We’ll chart our course toward the source of Melville’s greatness through original editions of his novels and handwritten letters. “It is not down in any map,” says Moby-Dick’s Ishmael, “true places never are.”
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