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Moby Dick

Author: Herman Melville; Tony Tanner
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.
Series: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A classic of the sea, telling of the pursuit of Moby Dick, the white whale, who defied capture.
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Genre/Form: Sea stories
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Adventure fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Herman Melville; Tony Tanner
ISBN: 0192833855 9780192833853
OCLC Number: 40135655
Description: liv, 602 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Note on the text --
Select bibliography --
Chronology of Herman Melville: Moby Dick --
Explanatory notes --
Appendix: Melville's letters to Nathaniel Hawthorne.
Series Title: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Responsibility: Herman Melville ; edited with an introduction and notes by Tony Tanner.
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A classic of the sea, telling of the pursuit of Moby Dick, the white whale, who defied capture.

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