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Moby Dick, or, The whale, by Herman Melville

Label
Moby Dick, or, The whale
Title
Moby Dick, or, The whale
Statement of responsibility
by Herman Melville
Title variation
Whale
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A classic of the sea, telling of the pursuit of Moby Dick, the white whale who defied capture
Member of
Cataloging source
CDH
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 v. 48
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Great books of the Western world
Series volume
v. 48
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whales
  • Ahab, Captain (Fictitious character)
  • Whaling ships
  • Ship captains
  • Mentally ill
  • Whaling
  • Mensch
  • Rache
  • Schiffsbesatzung
  • Seeschifffahrt
  • Tiere
  • Tod
  • Walfang
  • Ahab, Captain (Fictitious character)
  • Mentally ill
  • Ship captains
  • Whales
  • Whaling
  • Whaling ships
  • Literature
Label
Moby Dick, or, The whale, by Herman Melville
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 420 pages
Lccn
55010354
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)37551439
  • (OCoLC)ocm37551439
Label
Moby Dick, or, The whale, by Herman Melville
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 420 pages
Lccn
55010354
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)37551439
  • (OCoLC)ocm37551439

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