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Moby Dick

Author: Herman Melville; Adams Morgan
Publisher: Ashland, OR : Blackstone Audiobooks, ℗2000.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : CD for computer : MP3 : Sound recording : Fiction   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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First published in 1851, this realistic account of a whaling voyage, drawing on Melville's own experience as a merchant seaman, contains within a symbolic account of the conflict between man and his fate. It is the fruit of Melville's three year residence in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. The extraordinary vigor and color of this novel and its philosophical and allegorical undertones reflecting on the nature of evil  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Sea stories
Audiobooks
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Adventure fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Sound recording
Document Type: Sound Recording, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Herman Melville; Adams Morgan
ISBN: 078619572X 9780786195725 0786138297 9780786138296
OCLC Number: 47743825
Notes: Unabridged.
Indexed by chapter.
Performer(s): Read by Adams Morgan.
Description: 2 audio discs (24.5 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Compact discs, MP3 format.; System requirements: CD/MP3 player or PC with MP3-capable software.
Responsibility: by Herman Melville.

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First published in 1851, this realistic account of a whaling voyage, drawing on Melville's own experience as a merchant seaman, contains within a symbolic account of the conflict between man and his fate. It is the fruit of Melville's three year residence in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. The extraordinary vigor and color of this novel and its philosophical and allegorical undertones reflecting on the nature of evil have given it a place among the classic sea stories and rendered it a perennial favorite.

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