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The Resource Moby-Dick, or, The whale, Herman Melville ; introduction by Andrew Delbanco ; notes and explanatory commentary by Tom Quirk

Moby-Dick, or, The whale, Herman Melville ; introduction by Andrew Delbanco ; notes and explanatory commentary by Tom Quirk

Label
Moby-Dick, or, The whale
Title
Moby-Dick, or, The whale
Statement of responsibility
Herman Melville ; introduction by Andrew Delbanco ; notes and explanatory commentary by Tom Quirk
Title variation
  • Moby-Dick
  • Whale
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looking for adventure and a new life, Ishmael, the story's narrator, decides to find work on a whaling boat. On arriving at the Massachusetts harbour to begin his search, the only bed available is already half occupied by a "cannibal" named Queequeg. Although Queequeg has limited English, a friendship forms and the two men sign up for work together aboard the Pequod under the infamous Captain Ahab
Member of
Summary
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
Writing style
Award
Great American Read, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
005128
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
813/.3
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1150
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Penguin classics
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
or, The whale
Label
Moby-Dick, or, The whale, Herman Melville ; introduction by Andrew Delbanco ; notes and explanatory commentary by Tom Quirk
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=257&titleID=2301395
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxix-xxx)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn917595215
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (li, 654 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788491051442
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Publisher number
EB00673582
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
7E8CCA75-64FC-4990-B031-1E03165AB67F
System control number
(OCoLC)917595215
Label
Moby-Dick, or, The whale, Herman Melville ; introduction by Andrew Delbanco ; notes and explanatory commentary by Tom Quirk
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=257&titleID=2301395
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxix-xxx)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn917595215
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (li, 654 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788491051442
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Publisher number
EB00673582
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
7E8CCA75-64FC-4990-B031-1E03165AB67F
System control number
(OCoLC)917595215

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