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Moby Dick

by Herman Melville

Widely considered one of the great American novels, Herman Melville’s masterpiece went largely unread during his lifetime and was out of print at the time of his death in 1891. Called the greatest book about the sea ever written by D.H. Lawrence, Moby Dick features detailed descriptions of whale hunting and whale oil extraction as well as beautiful...
Publish Date
1999
December 4
Goodreads rating
3.5
ISBN
9781853260087
Tags
fictionclassicadventure
Recommendations
5
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Oct 24, 2011
Jobs told me that "Moby-Dick" was among his favorite books and he reread it a lot when he was a teen.     source
Apr 03, 2018
It's obviously a book filled with symbolism.     source