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Moby Dick

Author: Herman Melville; Adams Morgan; OverDrive, Inc.
Publisher: [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audiobooks, 2000.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Document : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView 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: Adventure stories
Sea stories
Audiobooks
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Herman Melville; Adams Morgan; OverDrive, Inc.
OCLC Number: 776980251
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Performer(s): Read by Adams Morgan.
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: 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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