This is a study guide for the book Bartleby, the Scrivener written by Herman Melville. Bartleby, the Scrivener: A Story of Wall Street" is a short story by the American novelist Herman Melville (1819–1891). It first appeared anonymously in two parts in the November and December 1853 editions of Putnam's Magazine, and was reprinted with minor textual alterations in his The Piazza Tales in 1856. Please click on the literary analysis category you wish to be displayed. Back and Next buttons can guide you through all the sections or you can choose to jump from section to section using the links below or the links at the left.
Author: Herman Melville
Published: August 12, 2006
Pages: 48 pages
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