Title: Hood's Isle and the Hermit Oberlus

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Title: Hood's Isle and the Hermit Oberlus Title Record # 1243274
Author: Herman Melville
Date: 1854-05-00
Type: SHORTFICTION [non-genre]
Length: short story
Language: English
Note: Originally published in the May 1854 issue of Putnam's Magazine, under the pseudonym "Salvator R. Tarnmoor," as an installment of the series "The Encantadas, or Enchanted Isles."
Synopsis: "Hood's Isle and the Hermit Oberlus" tells the story of Oberlus, a former sailor who takes up residence on Hood's Isle and eventually captures four men he makes his slaves. He murders passersby and takes their possessions until his behavior finally runs him afoul of the authorities. -- Wikipedia
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