Herman Melville Bartleby the Scrivener /

This is Melville's sardonic and symbolic story of a copyist at a Wall Street law firm who refuses to conform, responding to all requests with, "I prefer not to." Autobiographical in its despair over the public's failure to understand the writer, prophetic in its foreshadowing of 20th-Century Absurdi... Full description

Corporate Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other Authors: Films Media Group., Maryland Public Television.
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2006], c1977.
Online Access: Part of the Films on Demand collection.

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