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Moby-Dick

Author: Roy Thomas; Pascal Alixe; Herman Melville
Publisher: New York : Marvel ; London : Diamond [distributor], 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Captain Ahab's obsession with the sea beast that haunts his life increases as the Pequod sails around the southern tip of Africa. Crewman Daggoo thinks he sights Moby Dick's spout, but they find a giant squid instead-a very bad omen. The ship then encounters a mysterious whaling vessel whose crew shriek that Ahab is a blasphemer for hunting the great white whale! All the signs point to doom for the Pequod and those  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Ahab, Captain (Fictitious character)
Ship captains
Whaling
Whales
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roy Thomas; Pascal Alixe; Herman Melville
ISBN: 9780785123842 0785123849
OCLC Number: 230179518
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Responsibility: [Roy Thomas ; artist, Pascal Alixe ; based on the novel by Herman Melville].

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Captain Ahab's obsession with the sea beast that haunts his life increases as the Pequod sails around the southern tip of Africa. Crewman Daggoo thinks he sights Moby Dick's spout, but they find a giant squid instead-a very bad omen. The ship then encounters a mysterious whaling vessel whose crew shriek that Ahab is a blasphemer for hunting the great white whale! All the signs point to doom for the Pequod and those aboard it, but Ahab will press on toward his frightful destiny despite the dire warnings.

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