Bartleby the Scrivener: A Story of Wall Street (The Art of the Novella series)
Herman MelvilleISBN: 0974607800;
Book DescriptionThis beautifully packaged series of classic novellas includes the works of Anton Chekhov, Colette, Henry James, Herman Melville, and Leo Tolstoy. These collectible editions are the first single-volume publications of these classic tales, offering a closer look at this underappreciated literary form and providing a fresh take on the world's most celebrated authors. The rat race of Wall Street is turned on its head when Bartleby the copier decides that he simply "would prefer not to" inthis absorbing early modernist tale.