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Moby Dick

Author: Herman Melville
Publisher: London : André Deutsch Illustrated Classics, 1997.
Series: Discovering the great classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Call me Ishmael" is one of the most familiar and oft-quoted opening lines ever written. Although it was originally published in 1851 to little success or acclaim, Moby Dick is generally regarded as Herman Melville's masterpiece and in many circles as the Great American Novel. Melville's epic story of Captain Ahab's obsessive hunt for the great white whale recalls Job in his quest for justice and Oedipus on his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Herman Melville
ISBN: 023399064X 9780233990644
OCLC Number: 38520190
Notes: "André Deutsch illustrated classics."
Description: 45 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Series Title: Discovering the great classics.
Responsibility: Herman Melville.

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The classic story of Moby Dick, the whale pursued relentlessly by the crazed Captain Ahab.  Read more...

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