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Moby Dick ; : or, The Whale, by Herman Melville

Label
Moby Dick ; : or, The Whale
Title
Moby Dick ;
Title remainder
or, The Whale
Statement of responsibility
by Herman Melville
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A classic of the sea, telling of the pursuit of Moby Dick, the white whale who defied capture
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1819-1891
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Melville, Herman
Index
no index present
LC call number
AC1
LC item number
.G72 vol.48
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Great books of the Western world
Series volume
v. 48
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ahab, Captain (Fictitious character)
  • Whaling ships
  • Ship captains
  • Mentally ill
  • Whaling
  • Whales
Label
Moby Dick ; : or, The Whale, by Herman Melville
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Loomings -- Carpet bag -- Spouter Inn -- Counterpane -- Breakfast -- Street -- Chapel -- Pulpit -- Sermon -- Bosom friend -- Nightgown -- Biographical -- Wheelbarrow -- Nantucket -- Chowder -- Ship -- Ramadan -- His mark -- Prophet -- All astir -- Going aboard -- Merry Christmas -- Lee shore -- Advocate -- Postscript -- Knights and Squires -- Knights and squires(cont.) -- Ahab -- Enter Ahab; to him, Stubb -- Pipe -- Queen Mab -- Cetology -- Specksynder -- Cabin table -- Masthead -- Quarterdeck -- Sunset -- Dusk -- First night-watch -- Midnight: Forecastle -- Moby Dick -- Whiteness of the whale -- Hark! -- Chart -- Affidavit -- Surmises -- Mat-maker -- First lowering -- Hyena -- Ahab's boat and crew; Fedallah -- Spirit-spout -- Albatross -- Gam -- Town-Ho's story -- Of the monstrous pictures of whales -- Of the less erroneous pictures of whales, and the true pictures of whaling scenes -- Of whales in paint; in teeth; in wood; in sheetiron; in stone; in mountains; in stars -- Brit -- Squid -- Line -- Stubb kills a whale -- Dart -- Crotch -- Stubb's supper -- Whale as a dish -- Shark massacre -- Cutting-in -- Blanket -- Funeral -- Sphinx -- Jeroboam's story -- Monkey-rope -- Stubb and Flask kill a right whale, and then have a talk over him -- Sperm whale's head; contrasted view -- Right whale's head; contrasted view -- Battering-ram -- Great Heidelburgh turn -- Cistern and buckets -- Prairie -- Nut -- Pequod meets the Virgin -- Honour and glory of whaling -- Jonah historically regarded -- Pitchpoling -- Fountain -- Tail -- Grand armada -- Schools and schoolmasters -- Fast-fish and loose-fish -- Heads or tails -- Pequod meets the Rosebud -- Ambergris -- Castaway -- Squeeze of the hand -- Cassock -- Try-works -- Lamp -- Stowing down and clearing up -- Doubloon -- Leg and arm; the Pequod of Nantucket meets the Samuel Enderby of London -- Decanter -- Bower in the Arsacides -- Measurement of the Whale's skeleton -- Fossil whale -- Does the whale's magnitude diminish? Will he perish? -- Ahab's leg -- Carpenter -- Ahab and the carpenter -- Ahab and Starbuck in the cabin -- Queequeg in his coffin -- Pacific -- Blacksmith -- Forge -- Gilder -- Pequod meets the Bachelor -- Dying whale -- Whale watch -- Quadrant -- Candles -- Deck towards the end of the first night watch -- Midnight: The forecastle bulwarks -- Midnight aloft; thunder and lightning -- Musket -- Needle -- Log and line -- Lifebuoy -- Deck -- Pequod meets the Rachel -- Cabin -- Hat -- Pequod meets the Delight -- Symphony -- Chase first day -- Chase second day -- Chase third day -- Epilogue
Control code
ocm04314312
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xx, 420 p.
Isbn
9780852291634
Isbn Type
(set)
Lccn
55010354
System control number
(Sirsi) 21511
Label
Moby Dick ; : or, The Whale, by Herman Melville
Publication
Contents
Loomings -- Carpet bag -- Spouter Inn -- Counterpane -- Breakfast -- Street -- Chapel -- Pulpit -- Sermon -- Bosom friend -- Nightgown -- Biographical -- Wheelbarrow -- Nantucket -- Chowder -- Ship -- Ramadan -- His mark -- Prophet -- All astir -- Going aboard -- Merry Christmas -- Lee shore -- Advocate -- Postscript -- Knights and Squires -- Knights and squires(cont.) -- Ahab -- Enter Ahab; to him, Stubb -- Pipe -- Queen Mab -- Cetology -- Specksynder -- Cabin table -- Masthead -- Quarterdeck -- Sunset -- Dusk -- First night-watch -- Midnight: Forecastle -- Moby Dick -- Whiteness of the whale -- Hark! -- Chart -- Affidavit -- Surmises -- Mat-maker -- First lowering -- Hyena -- Ahab's boat and crew; Fedallah -- Spirit-spout -- Albatross -- Gam -- Town-Ho's story -- Of the monstrous pictures of whales -- Of the less erroneous pictures of whales, and the true pictures of whaling scenes -- Of whales in paint; in teeth; in wood; in sheetiron; in stone; in mountains; in stars -- Brit -- Squid -- Line -- Stubb kills a whale -- Dart -- Crotch -- Stubb's supper -- Whale as a dish -- Shark massacre -- Cutting-in -- Blanket -- Funeral -- Sphinx -- Jeroboam's story -- Monkey-rope -- Stubb and Flask kill a right whale, and then have a talk over him -- Sperm whale's head; contrasted view -- Right whale's head; contrasted view -- Battering-ram -- Great Heidelburgh turn -- Cistern and buckets -- Prairie -- Nut -- Pequod meets the Virgin -- Honour and glory of whaling -- Jonah historically regarded -- Pitchpoling -- Fountain -- Tail -- Grand armada -- Schools and schoolmasters -- Fast-fish and loose-fish -- Heads or tails -- Pequod meets the Rosebud -- Ambergris -- Castaway -- Squeeze of the hand -- Cassock -- Try-works -- Lamp -- Stowing down and clearing up -- Doubloon -- Leg and arm; the Pequod of Nantucket meets the Samuel Enderby of London -- Decanter -- Bower in the Arsacides -- Measurement of the Whale's skeleton -- Fossil whale -- Does the whale's magnitude diminish? Will he perish? -- Ahab's leg -- Carpenter -- Ahab and the carpenter -- Ahab and Starbuck in the cabin -- Queequeg in his coffin -- Pacific -- Blacksmith -- Forge -- Gilder -- Pequod meets the Bachelor -- Dying whale -- Whale watch -- Quadrant -- Candles -- Deck towards the end of the first night watch -- Midnight: The forecastle bulwarks -- Midnight aloft; thunder and lightning -- Musket -- Needle -- Log and line -- Lifebuoy -- Deck -- Pequod meets the Rachel -- Cabin -- Hat -- Pequod meets the Delight -- Symphony -- Chase first day -- Chase second day -- Chase third day -- Epilogue
Control code
ocm04314312
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xx, 420 p.
Isbn
9780852291634
Isbn Type
(set)
Lccn
55010354
System control number
(Sirsi) 21511

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