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Moby Dick, or, the White whale

Author: Herman Melville
Publisher: [Charleston, S.C.] : BiblioBazaar, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : [Large print ed.]View all editions and formats
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Follow the adventures of the wandering sailor Ishmael and his voyage on the whaleship Pequod, commanded by Captain Ahab. Ishmael soon learns that Ahab seeks one specific whale, Moby Dick, a white sperm whale of tremendous size and ferocity. Comparatively few whaleships know of Moby Dick, and fewer yet have encountered him. In a previous encounter, the whale destroyed Ahab's boat and bit off his leg. Captain Ahab  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Herman Melville
ISBN: 9781434662590 1434662594
OCLC Number: 263075494
Description: 698 pages (large print) ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Herman Melville.

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Follow the adventures of the wandering sailor Ishmael and his voyage on the whaleship Pequod, commanded by Captain Ahab. Ishmael soon learns that Ahab seeks one specific whale, Moby Dick, a white sperm whale of tremendous size and ferocity. Comparatively few whaleships know of Moby Dick, and fewer yet have encountered him. In a previous encounter, the whale destroyed Ahab's boat and bit off his leg. Captain Ahab intends to take revenge.

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