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[Billy Budd.].

Melville's collection of short stories including Bartleby, Benito Cereno, The Lightening Rod Man and Billy Budd.

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  • "Melville's collection of short stories including Bartleby, Benito Cereno, The Lightening Rod Man and Billy Budd."@en
  • "Narrates the hatred of petty officer Claggart for Billy, a handsome Spanish sailor. Billy strikes and kills Claggart, and is condemned by Captain Vere even though the latter senses Billy's spiritual innocence."@en
  • "Handsome Billy Budd, forced to serve on a British battleship, soon earns the respect of his fellow crewmen. But Claggart, the cruel master-at-arms, hates Billy--and starts a campaign of evil against him."@en
  • "A young sailor is sentenced to be hanged for inadvertently striking and killing for inadvertently striking and killing an officer. He faces death with a blessing for the benevolent captian who is forced to execute him."
  • "Called the "Handsome Sailor" by the other sailors aboard the warship Bellipotent, Billy Budd is admired by all but Master-at-Arms Claggart, an envious man who plots to frame Billy for treason."@en
  • "The classic story in which a handsome young sailor is sentenced to die for accidentally killing an officer."@en
  • "When Billy Budd's strong belief in goodness is threatened by Claggart'sequally strong force of evil, the consequences for both of them are tragic and lasting."
  • "Billy Budd is about the life of a young sailor. The young sailor has an innocent look on life that is envied by many. It is a tale of the good and evil of men; of the adventures and trials he had on board the ship. This is an enjoyable novel for all ages, with a lesson for life everyone can benefit from."
  • "1797 - the Mediterranean. Britain and France are at war. British warships are fighting French warships. Young Billy Budd arrives on the British warship, Indomitable. Billy is strong and handsome. Most of the sailors on the ship like Billy. But he has an enemy - John Claggart, the master-at-arms. Claggart hates Billy. And he has a plan. He will make trouble for the young sailor."
  • "A powerful tale of innocence victimized by harsh reality on the high seas."@en
  • "Aboard the warship Bellipotent, the young orphan Billy Budd was called the Handsome Sailor. Billy was tall, athletic, noble looking; he was friendly, innocent, helpful and ever cheerful.. He was a fierce fighter and a loyal friend. All the men and officers liked him. All but one: Master-at-arms Claggart. Envious, petty Claggart plotted to make Billy's life miserable. But when a fear of mutinies swept through the fleet, Claggart realized he could do more than just torment the Handsome Sailor... he could frame Billy Budd for treason...."
  • "A nineteenth-century orphan accepts a position as a governess in England, only to find herself falling in love with her employer who harbors a terrifying secret."@en
  • "Arena Stage, Zelda Fichandler presents "Billy Budd," by Louis O. Cox and Robert Chapman, based on the novel by Herman Melville, directed by Edwin Sherin, with the Arena Stage Acting Company, setting by Karl Eigsti, lighting by Leo Gallenstein, costumes by Marianna Elliott."@en
  • "Tor Classics are affordably-priced editions designed to attract the young reader. Original dynamic cover art enthusiastically represents the excitement of each story. Appropriate "reader friendly" type sizes have been chosen for each title--offering clear, accurate, and readable text. All editions are complete and unabridged, and feature Introductions and Afterwords. This edition of Billy Budd includes a Foreword, Biographical Note, and Afterword by James Gunn. Aboard the warship Bellipotent, the young orphan Billy Budd was called the handsome sailor. Billy was tall, athletic, noble looking; he was friendly, innocent, helpful and ever-cheerful. He was a fierce fighter and a loyal friend. All the men and officers liked him ... All but one: Master-at-Arms Claggart. Envious, petty Claggart plotted to make Billy's life miserable. But when a fear of mutinies swept through the fleet, Claggart realized he could do more than just torment the Handsome Sailor ... He could frame Billy Budd for treason ... At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied."@en

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  • "American fiction."@en
  • "Livres électroniques."
  • "Readers"
  • "Criticism, interpretation, etc."
  • "Drama."@en
  • "Fiction"
  • "Theater programs"@en
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Electronic books."@en
  • "Electronic books."
  • "Fiction."
  • "Fiction."@en
  • "Erzählende Literatur: Hauptwerk vor 1945"
  • "Readers (Adult)"
  • "Sea stories, American."
  • "Drama"@en
  • "Sea stories."@en
  • "Sea stories."

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  • "[Billy Budd.]."@en
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  • "Billy Budd. [Dôverné rozprávanie.]"
  • "Billy Budd, Erzählung:"
  • "Jane Eyre : a romantic novel /"@en
  • "Billy Budd Erzählung"
  • "Billy Budd : Und andere Erzählungen /"
  • "Billy Budd and other stories /"@en
  • "Billy Budd and other stories /"
  • "Billy Budd : Billy Budd, sailor : an inside narrative = Billy Budd, Seemann : Innenansichten einer Geschichte /"@en
  • "Billy Budd;"@en
  • "Billy Budd, Seemann :"@en
  • "Billy Budd [Text]."
  • "Billy Budd, sailor"
  • "Billy Budd [dt.] Erzählung."
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  • "Billy Budd [sound recording] /"
  • "Billy Budd : (a novel)."@en
  • "Billy Budd."
  • "Billy Budd, e altri racconti."
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  • "Billy Budd, foretopman"
  • "Billy Budd : Erzählung."
  • "Billy Budd, sailor : an inside narrative = Billy Budd, Seemann : Innenansichten einer Geschichte /"
  • "Billy budd"@en
  • "Billy Budd : Novelle /"
  • "Billy Budd : Erzählung /"
  • "Sammlung"
  • "Billy Budd. Benito Cereno : zwei Erzählungen /"
  • "Billy Budd : and other stories /"@en

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