The Lightning-Rod Man

The Lightning-Rod Man

for $ 0.99 , or download a preview

0.99 The Lightning-Rod Man

When an unnamed narrator opens his door to a lightning-rod salesman, the two become involved in a philosophical discussion about faith and the will of God. The salesman claims that the copper rod will protect its owner from the very lightning that the narrator believes to be an act of God. As they argue, and the narrator laughs off the explanations, the salesman becomes increasingly and violently angry.

The allegorical nature of Herman Melville’s tale explores… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: HarperPerennial Classics (April 22, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Look for similar items