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Moby Dick

Herman Melville

"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 ...
Publish Date
November 1
First Published in 1851
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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
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
Jan 18, 2020
@chick_in_kiev I would really enjoy it if you did the podcast. Really really. It's such a good book.     source