Who is Melville?

  • (noun): United States writer of novels and short stories (1819-1891).
    Synonyms: Herman Melville

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Scott Melville
... Scott Melville (born August 4, 1966, in Fort Ord, California), is a former professional tennis player from the United States ... Melville enjoyed most of his tennis success while playing doubles because of injuries ... Partnering Rick Leach in doubles, Melville finished runner-up at the 1995 Wimbledon Championships ...
Melville, Montana - History
... Located 20 miles north of Big Timber, Melville was established in 1877 as a village named after Colonel Melville, the arctic explorer ... A post office first went into operation in Melville in 1883, and the first Lutheran congregation in Montana was established there in 1885 ... Melville is a ranching community, originally settled by Norwegians ...
Scottish Place Names In Canada - Nunavut
... Sanctuary and McConnell River Mackar Inlet (CAM-5) Mackenzie hotspot and Mackenzie dike swarm Melville Island (named for Robert Dundas, 2nd Viscount Melville) Dundas Peninsula (part ...
Melville Shoe Corporation - Shoe Company History
... During the period from 1925 - 1928 the number of Melville stores increased by 184% and net income expanded 360% ... In February 1930 the Melville Shoe Corporation controlled 460 Thom McAn, Rival, and John Ward stores in thirty-nine of the United States ... In April 1976 the Melville Shoe Corporation, then known as the Melville Corporation, acquired Marshalls Inc ...
Sport In Dominica - Infrastructure - Air
... The primary airport, Melville Hall Airport (DOM), is on the northeast coast and is about a 45-minute drive from Portsmouth ... Melville Hall Airport is suitable for limited use of commercial jets because of runway length ... Melville Hall currently has regular service by American Eagle, Winair, and LIAT using twin turboprop aircraft like the De Havilland Dash 8, as well as Conviasa and ...

Famous quotes containing the word melville:

    He knows himself, and all that’s in him, who knows adversity.
    —Herman Melville (1819–1891)

    It is well known, that the best productions of the best human intellects, are generally regarded by those intellects as mere immature freshman exercises, wholly worthless in themselves, except as initiatives for entering the great University of God after death.
    —Herman Melville (1819–1891)

    The further our civilization advances upon its present lines so much the cheaper sort of thing does “fame” become, especially of the literary sort. This species of “fame” a waggish acquaintance says can be manufactured to order, and sometimes is so manufactured.
    —Herman Melville (1819–1891)