The Melville Society

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Homeless Chelsea Man Says He’s Descendant Of Herman Melville; Has Sights Set On $75 Million

Charles Cors has filed half-a-dozen lawsuits asserting that he’s a descendant of Moby-Dick author Herman Melville. His goal is to acquire what he claims is the $75 million estate of the nineteenth-century author.

06/24/2012