notes of Herman Melville’s The Paradise of Bachelors and the Tartarus of Maids

Analysis of Herman Melville’s The Paradise of Bachelors and the Tartarus of Maids

Herman Melville’s two-part ironic sketch “The Paradise of Bachelors and the Tartarus of Maids” provides in a highly condensed form the same sly insinuation and subversive conceptual punning that characterize his better-known longer works, Moby-Dick, Pierre, and The Confidence Man…. Read More ›