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concordance to Melville"s Moby Dick

by Hennig Cohen

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Published by Melville Society, distributed by University Microfilms International in [Glassboro? N.J.], Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Melville, Herman, 1819-1891. -- Concordances.,
  • Sea stories, American -- Concordances.,
  • Whaling in literature -- Indexes.,
  • Whales in literature -- Indexes.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    Statementedited by Hennig Cohen and James Cahalan.
    ContributionsCahalan, James, joint author., Melville, Herman, 1819-1891.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS2384.M62 C58
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4718787M
    ISBN 100835703061, 083570307X, 0835703088, 0835703096
    LC Control Number78005602

    Moby-Dick; oder: Der Wal (englisch Moby-Dick; or, The Whale), in vielen deutschen Ausgaben auch ohne Bindestrich Moby Dick, ist ein in London und New York erschienener Roman von Herman Melville. Das erzählerische Rückgrat des Romans ist die schicksalhafte Fahrt des Walfangschiffes Pequod, dessen einbeiniger Kapitän Ahab mit blindem Hass.   The famous Melville story is brought to life for young readers in a comic book style rendition. This time, it is told in the third person, and does not begin, "Call me Ishmael." An excellent introduction to the life of Melville and the adventures he had prior to writing "Moby Dick" serves as a 5/5(3).

      “A new work by Herman Melville, entitled Moby Dick; or, the Whale, has just been issued by Harper and Brothers, which, in point of richness and variety of incident, originality of conception, and splendor of description, surpasses any of the former productions of this highly successful author [T]he author has contrasted a romance, a Author: Book Marks. "Biblical Aspect of Moby Dick" 4/5/02 Moby Dick is a novel filled with many biblical allusions, and I feel strongly that there are certain characters in the book that portray biblical characters or express the same situations in the Bible. In the beginning of the book, Father Mapple gives a sermon to the sailors about Jonah and the whale.

      I liked it very much - lots of endnotes and a few useful appendixes, plus a good introduction, although of course very spoilery - like most introductions to classic works, the .   The American edition was the first to appear under the familiar title and was set from Melville’s original manuscript. The Whale, issued shortly before in .


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Concordance to Melville"s Moby Dick by Hennig Cohen Download PDF EPUB FB2

A concordance to Melville's Moby Dick Unknown Binding – January 1, by Hennig Cohen (Author)Author: Hennig Cohen. Moby Dick Index Concordance (Works of Herman Melville) [Eugene F. Irey] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. "Melville's Sea Dictionary is a useful contribution to Melville scholarship.

Gidmark's subject is a sea vocabulary, ' nautical terms selected from Typee, Omoo, Redburn, White-Jacket, and Moby Dick; her object is the construction of a linguistic research tool with which to examine the art of Herman Melville at close quartersCited by: 3.

Genre/Form: Concordances Indexes: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cohen, Hennig. Concordance to Melville's Moby Dick. [Glassboro. N.J.]: Melville Society. Genre/Form: Reference works Concordances Indexes: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Irey, Eugene F.

Concordance to Herman Melville's Moby Dick. Concordance of Moby-Dick by Herman Melville taken from the Wikisource edition. Chapter 1 - Loomings; Chapter 2 - The Carpet-Bag; Chapter 3 - The Spouter Inn; Chapter 4 - The Counterpane; Chapter 5 - Breakfast; Chapter 6 - The Street.

Publication date Series Garland reference library of the humanities ; v. Related Work Melville, Herman, Moby Dick.

ISBN $ (set). As poetry, Melville ties disparate objects --rigging, an ivory leg, whale blubber, a diverse representation of humanity--into a unified whole, then smashes it to pieces through the great leviathan, Moby Dick, a parable of a complex, wonderful and infinitely dangerous God/5(38).

Moby Dick Herman Melville Herman Melville’s classic masterpiece tells the story of the wandering sailor Ishmael and his voyage on the whaleship Pequod, commanded by Captain Ahab. Ishmael soon learns that Ahab seeks one specific whale, Moby Dick, a white sperm whale of tremendous size and s: It is because Herman Melville created him that, notwithstanding any reservation one may make, Moby Dick is a great book.

I have said, and said again, that in order to get a real insight into a great novel you must know what there is to be known about the man who wrote it. Rent or buy A Concordance to Herman Melville's Moby Dick - Moby Dick, novel by Herman Melville, published in London in October as The Whale and a month later in New York City as Moby-Dick; or, The Whale.

It is dedicated to Nathaniel Hawthorne. Moby Dick is generally regarded as Melville’s magnum opus and one of the greatest American novels. : Moby Dick or The White Whale: Herman Melville's "Moby Dick or the White Whale". Scarce first posthumous UK edition.

The true first edition was published by Harper and Brothers in New York in Published by G. Putnam's Sons, London, Measures " x ", pages including Extracts. Bound in blue half-morocco by Mudie. Although Herman Melville’s Moby-Dick is beloved as one of the most profound and enduring works of American fiction, we rarely consider it a work of nature writing—or even a novel of the Pulitzer Prize–winning author Annie Dillard avers Moby-Dick is the “best book ever written about nature,” and nearly the entirety of the story is set on the waves, with scarcely a whiff of land/5(6).

Moby-Dick index concordance. New York: Hendricks House, © (OCoLC) Named Person: Herman Melville; Herman Melville: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Eugene F Irey; Herman Melville. We here assay an appraisal of Melville's herpetological awareness as revealed by the only biological work he ever wrote, Moby-Dick.

The concordance from which we have sourced this analysis (Irey, ), in turn drawn from the text of the Mansfield and Vincent () edition based on the original work, consists mostly ( pp.) of a list.

The fascination with Melville begins, of course, with ''Moby-Dick.'' In Melville moved from Manhattan to Pittsfield, Mass., where he bought a farm he named : Mel Gussow. A literary classic that wasn't recognized for its merits until decades after its publication, Herman Melville's Moby-Dick tells the tale of a whaling ship and its crew, who are carried progressively further out to sea by the fiery Captain Ahab.

Obsessed with killing the massive whale, which had previously bitten off Ahab's leg, the seasoned seafarer steers his ship to confront the creature 4/5(). It came out in the US later that year as Moby-Dick – and failed, miserably.

When Melville died 40 years later, he and his book were long forgotten. It has never been easier (or cheaper) to get Author: Philip Hoare. Moby-Dick; or, The Whale is a novel by American writer Herman Melville, published in during the period of the American Renaissance.

Sailor Ishmael tells the story of the obsessive quest of Ahab, captain of the whaler Pequod, for revenge on Moby Dick, the white whale that on the previous whaling voyage bit off Ahab's leg at the knee/5. Moby-Dick; or, The Whale is an novel by American writer Herman book is the sailor Ishmael's narrative of the obsessive quest of Ahab, captain of the whaling ship Pequod, for revenge on Moby Dick, the giant white sperm whale that on the ship's previous voyage bit off Ahab's leg at the knee.

A contribution to the literature of the American Renaissance, the work's genre Author: Herman Melville. The killing in the s of Mocha Dick, a giant sperm whale said to attack whaling ships with premeditated ferocity.

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