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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
Psychological fiction
Adventure stories
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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This tale of Captain Ahab's frantic pursuit of the cunning and notorious white whale Moby Dick draws heavily on the author's own experiences on the high seas. This edition includes passages from  Read more...

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