Published September 1, 2005
by Barnes & Noble Classics .
Written in English
|Contributions||Carl F. Hovde (Introduction)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||752|
Moby Dick, novel () by Herman Melville detailing the voyage of the Pequod, a whaling vessel whose captain is intent on finding the white sperm whale Moby Dick. The novel was not well received when published but now is widely regarded as Melville’s magnum opus and one of the greatest novels in American literature. May 01, · Moby-Dick, by Herman Melville, is part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of carefully crafted extras/5. Moby-Dick; or, The Whale is a novel by American writer Herman Melville, published in during the period of the American Renaissance. Sailor Ishmael tells the story of the obsessive quest of Ahab, captain of the whaler Pequod, for revenge on Moby Dick, the white whale that on the previous whaling voyage bit off Ahab's leg at the knee/5(K). The Rachel has also seen Moby Dick. As a result, one of its open boats is missing; the captain's son is aboard. The captain of the Rachel begs Ahab to aid in the search, but the Pequod's captain is resolute. He is very near the White Whale now and will not stop to help. Ahab is the first to spot Moby Dick.
Herman Melville: Moby Dick or The Whale Table of Contents. Moby Dick (Fiction, , pages). Jan 06, · Moby Dick is now considered one of the greatest novels in the English language and has secured Melville's place among America's greatest writers. Written in , it is the story of Ishmael’s whaling voyage. Moby-Dick is a novel by Herman Melville that was first published in Summary Read a Plot Overview of the entire book or a chapter by chapter Summary and Analysis. The whale is harpooned, but Moby Dick again attacks Ahab’s boat. Fedallah, trapped in the harpoon line, is dragged overboard to his death. Starbuck must maneuver the Pequod between Ahab and the angry whale. On the third day, the boats are once again sent after Moby Dick, who once again attacks happyplacekidsgym.com: Herman Melville.
Moby Dick ETYMOLOGY. (Supplied by a Late Consumptive Usher to a Grammar School) The pale Usher—threadbare in coat, heart, body, and brain; I see him now. He was ever dusting his old lexicons and grammars, with a queer handkerchief, mockingly em-bellished with all the gay flags of all the known nations of the world. Feb 10, · Moby-Dick; or, The Whale is an novel by American writer Herman Melville. The book is sailor Ishmael's narrative of the obsessive quest of Ahab, captain of the whaling ship Pequod, for revenge on Moby Dick, the giant white sperm whale that on 4/5. Jan 13, · Moby-Dick is a book you come back to, again and again, to find new treasures and delights, a storehouse of language, incident and strange wisdom. Free download or read online Moby-Dick or, The Whale pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in November 14th , and was written by Herman Melville. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format/5.