Thursday, May 8, 2008
And I thought the Post's error was bad.
"A list of famous last words published in yesterday's editions of The Sun incorrectly attributed the authorship of Moby-Dick to Nathaniel Hawthorne. The novel was written by Herman Melville."
The Baltimore Sun, it seems, did not pass A.P. American Lit.

1 Response to 'Ouch'

  1. iancb09 said...
    http://writtenpyramids.blogspot.com/2008/05/ouch.html?showComment=1210355640000#c5691600695019535705'> May 9, 2008 at 1:54 PM

    such a painful correction. but it did inspire me to pick up a copy of andrew delbanco's melville biography, so i guess some good has come out of it (for me, anyway).


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