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Moby Dick;: Or, The white whale (A Signet classic) by Herman Melville and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at In July of , a year-old novelist named Herman Melville had high hopes for his new novel, Moby-Dick; or, The Whale, despite the book’s mixed reviews and tepid month he Author: Gilbert King. This quotation from Moby-Dick may well have been asked by real captains about a different whale–one that inspired the author of that now-famous book. Although Moby-Dick . My own five-year-long voyage searching for these magnificent creatures produced my own book, Leviathan or, The Whale and a subsequent film, The Author: Philip Hoare.
‘Moby-Dick’ author’s secret mistress was his white whale who inspired the book By Michael Shelden. When “Moby-Dick” was published in to bad reviews and terrible sales, the. Moby Dick, or the Whale FULL AUDIO BOOK ENGLISH The novel is nominally about the obsessive hunt by the crazed Captain Ahab of the book's eponymous white whale. But .