The Confidence-Man (Oxford World's Classics)
Publish date: November 11th 1999
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Pages no: 416
Edition language: English
I felt mixed about Moby Dick and Billy Budd, but there were aspects of the writing I admire, and I also read Benito Cereno today and was impressed. So if I'm not a Melville fan, neither am I a detractor, but The Confidence-man had just about every aspect I do hate in the writer (other than the massi...
I tried to read it, really I did. It's just too much of a chore. Perhaps if I had a copy without all of these footnotes.