Collins Classics: Moby Dick

Author(s): Herman Melville

General

Moby Dick by Herman Melville The voyage of the whaling ship Pequod, commanded by Captain Ahab, who leads his crew on a hunt for the great whale Moby Dick, reveals a profound meditation on society, nature, and the human struggle for meaning, happiness, and salvation. Often considered the epitome of American Romanticism, the novel is now considered one of the greatest novels in the English language.


Product Information

Herman Melville was an American novelist, essayist, short story writer and poet. Moby Dick is his most notable work, and is regarded as a masterpiece of American literature.

General Fields

  • : 9780008182205
  • : HarperCollins Publishers Limited
  • : Harper Element
  • : April 2016
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : English
  • : 813/.3
  • : 608
  • : Herman Melville
  • : Herman Melville
  • : Paperback