|Title:||The Confidence-Man (Unabridged)|
|Audio book:||The Confidence-Man (Unabridged) › Audio book|
|Available formats:||Audio book|
|The release date:||2020-12-20|
|The publisher:||Bookstream Audiobooks|
The book is about
The Confidence-Man: His Masquerade was the last major novel by Herman Melville, the American writer and author of Moby-Dick. The novel portrays a Canterbury Tales-style group of steamboat passengers whose interlocking stories are told as they travel down the Mississippi River toward New Orleans.The novels title refers to its central character, an ambiguous figure who sneaks aboard a Mississippi steamboat on April Fools Day. This stranger attempts to test the confidence of the passengers, whose varied reactions constitute the bulk of the text. In this work Melville is at his best illustrating the human masquerade. Each person, including the reader, ... → Read more ...
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