"It is the horrible texture of a fabric that should be woven of ships' cables and hawsers. A Polar wind blows through it, and birds of prey hover over it." So Melville wrote of his masterpiece, one of the greatest works of imagination in literary history. In part, Moby-Dick is the story of an eerily compelling madman pursuing an unholy war against ...
Oct 24, 2011Jobs told me that "Moby-Dick" was among his favorite books and he reread it a lot when he was a teen. – source
Dec 16, 2019@richardsima @KatEschner im a huge stan. not sure if that qualifies me as an expert but damn i love that book – source