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Moby-Dick, or, The whale

Author: Herman Melville
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2009.
Series: Penguin classics deluxe edition.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of the ill-fated voyage of a whaling ship led by the fanatical Captain Ahab in search of the white whale that had crippled him.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Sea stories
Adventure fiction
Sea fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Herman Melville
ISBN: 9780143105954 0143105957 0863076734 9780863076732
OCLC Number: 465364072
Description: xxxvii, 624 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics deluxe edition.
Responsibility: Herman Melville ; illustrated by Tony Millionaire ; foreword by Nathaniel Philbrick.

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Tells the story of an eerily compelling madman pursuing an unholy war against a creature as vast and dangerous and unknowable as the sea itself. But more than just a novel of adventure, more than an  Read more...

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