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The Resource Moby Dick, or, The whale, by Herman Melville ; with an introduction by Clifton Fadiman ; and illustrations by Boardman Robinson

Moby Dick, or, The whale, by Herman Melville ; with an introduction by Clifton Fadiman ; and illustrations by Boardman Robinson

Label
Moby Dick, or, The whale
Title
Moby Dick, or, The whale
Statement of responsibility
by Herman Melville ; with an introduction by Clifton Fadiman ; and illustrations by Boardman Robinson
Title variation
  • Moby Dick
  • Whale
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CGP
Dewey number
  • 813
  • 810
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS2384
LC item number
.M711 1943
Literary form
fiction
Label
Moby Dick, or, The whale, by Herman Melville ; with an introduction by Clifton Fadiman ; and illustrations by Boardman Robinson
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 -- The carpet-bag -- The spouter-inn -- The counterpane -- Breakfast -- The street -- The chapel -- The pulpit -- The sermon -- A bosom friend -- Nightgown -- Biographical -- Wheelbarrow -- Nantucket -- Chowder -- The ship -- The ramadan -- His mark -- The prophet -- All astir -- Going aboard -- Merry Christmas -- The lee shore -- The advocate -- Postscript -- Knights and squires -- Ahab -- Enter ahab; To him, stubb -- The pipe -- Queen mab -- Cetology -- The specksynder -- The cabin-table -- The mast-head -- The quarter-deck -- Sunset -- Dusk -- First night watch -- Midnight, forecastle -- Moby Dick -- The whiteness of the whale -- Hark -- The chart -- the affidavit -- surmises -- The mat-maker -- The first lowering -- The hyena -- Ahab's boat and crew -- The spirit-spout -- The albatross -- the gam -- The town-ho's story -- Monstrous pictures of whales
  • Less erroneous pictures of whales -- Of whales in paint, in teeth -- Brit -- Squid -- The line -- Stubb kills a whale -- The dart -- The crotch -- Stubb's supper -- The whale as a dish -- The shark massacre -- Cutting in -- The blanket -- The funeral -- The sphynx -- The Jeroboam's story -- The monkey-rope -- Stubb and flask kill a right whale -- The sperm whale's head -- The right whale's head -- The battering-ram -- The great heidelburgh tun -- Cistern and buckets -- The prairie -- The nut -- The pequod meets the virgin -- The honor and glory of whaling -- Jonah historically regarded -- Pitchpoling -- The fountain -- The tail -- The grand armada -- Schools and schoolmasters -- Fast-fish and loose-fish -- Heads or tails -- The pequod meets the rose-bud -- Ambergris -- The castaway -- A squeeze of the hand -- The cassock -- The try-works -- The lamp -- Stowing down and clearing up
  • The doubloon -- The pequod meets the Samuel Enderby of London -- The decanter -- A bower in the arsacides -- Measurement of the whale's skeleton -- The fossil whale -- Does the whale diminish -- Ahab's leg -- The carpenter -- Ahab and the carpenter -- Ahab and starbuck in the cabin -- Quequeg in his coffin -- The Pacific -- The blacksmith -- The forge -- The gilder -- the pequod meets the bachelor -- The dying whale -- The whale watch -- The Quadrant -- The candles -- The deck -- Midnight -- the forecastle bulwarks -- Midnight aloft -- thunder and lightning -- The musket -- The needle -- The log and line -- the life-bouy -- The deck -- The pequod meets the Rachel -- The cabin -- The hat -- The pequod meets the delight -- The symphony -- The chase -- first day -- The chase -- second day -- The chase -- third day
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxi, 615 pages, [24] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. boxed copy is part of a collection (Collection 548). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Shneidman collection of books relating to Herman Melville. Item is in box 6. In slipcase. Greenish white cloth over boards, stamped in green and silver. Sandglass newsletter (xx:20) laid in. Gift, Edwin S. and David W. Shneidman.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09514003
  • ucoclc9514003
Label
Moby Dick, or, The whale, by Herman Melville ; with an introduction by Clifton Fadiman ; and illustrations by Boardman Robinson
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 -- The carpet-bag -- The spouter-inn -- The counterpane -- Breakfast -- The street -- The chapel -- The pulpit -- The sermon -- A bosom friend -- Nightgown -- Biographical -- Wheelbarrow -- Nantucket -- Chowder -- The ship -- The ramadan -- His mark -- The prophet -- All astir -- Going aboard -- Merry Christmas -- The lee shore -- The advocate -- Postscript -- Knights and squires -- Ahab -- Enter ahab; To him, stubb -- The pipe -- Queen mab -- Cetology -- The specksynder -- The cabin-table -- The mast-head -- The quarter-deck -- Sunset -- Dusk -- First night watch -- Midnight, forecastle -- Moby Dick -- The whiteness of the whale -- Hark -- The chart -- the affidavit -- surmises -- The mat-maker -- The first lowering -- The hyena -- Ahab's boat and crew -- The spirit-spout -- The albatross -- the gam -- The town-ho's story -- Monstrous pictures of whales
  • Less erroneous pictures of whales -- Of whales in paint, in teeth -- Brit -- Squid -- The line -- Stubb kills a whale -- The dart -- The crotch -- Stubb's supper -- The whale as a dish -- The shark massacre -- Cutting in -- The blanket -- The funeral -- The sphynx -- The Jeroboam's story -- The monkey-rope -- Stubb and flask kill a right whale -- The sperm whale's head -- The right whale's head -- The battering-ram -- The great heidelburgh tun -- Cistern and buckets -- The prairie -- The nut -- The pequod meets the virgin -- The honor and glory of whaling -- Jonah historically regarded -- Pitchpoling -- The fountain -- The tail -- The grand armada -- Schools and schoolmasters -- Fast-fish and loose-fish -- Heads or tails -- The pequod meets the rose-bud -- Ambergris -- The castaway -- A squeeze of the hand -- The cassock -- The try-works -- The lamp -- Stowing down and clearing up
  • The doubloon -- The pequod meets the Samuel Enderby of London -- The decanter -- A bower in the arsacides -- Measurement of the whale's skeleton -- The fossil whale -- Does the whale diminish -- Ahab's leg -- The carpenter -- Ahab and the carpenter -- Ahab and starbuck in the cabin -- Quequeg in his coffin -- The Pacific -- The blacksmith -- The forge -- The gilder -- the pequod meets the bachelor -- The dying whale -- The whale watch -- The Quadrant -- The candles -- The deck -- Midnight -- the forecastle bulwarks -- Midnight aloft -- thunder and lightning -- The musket -- The needle -- The log and line -- the life-bouy -- The deck -- The pequod meets the Rachel -- The cabin -- The hat -- The pequod meets the delight -- The symphony -- The chase -- first day -- The chase -- second day -- The chase -- third day
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxi, 615 pages, [24] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. boxed copy is part of a collection (Collection 548). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Shneidman collection of books relating to Herman Melville. Item is in box 6. In slipcase. Greenish white cloth over boards, stamped in green and silver. Sandglass newsletter (xx:20) laid in. Gift, Edwin S. and David W. Shneidman.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09514003
  • ucoclc9514003

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