Moby-Dick - penguin classics - 9780141198958 -
Moby-Dick 

Moby-Dick

The crew of the whaling ship the Pequod is bound by its Captain Ahab to a single, bloody goal: the killing of the whale Moby-Dick, the giant albino that has taken his leg and on which he has sworn vengeance. Driven, perhaps doomed, by his dangerous monomania, they sail in pursuit of the monster.Moby-Dick is the greatest novel of the sea ever written and one of the most expansive [...]
[lire le résumé du livre]

Auteur : 

Editeur : Penguin Classics

Collection : The Penguin English Library

Date parution :

Reliure :
Broché
Nbr de pages :
720
Dimension :
196 x 128 x 32
Poids :
490 gr
ISBN 10 :
0141198958
ISBN 13 :
9780141198958
13,50 €
Disponible expédié sous 4 à 8 jours

Paiements sécurisés
CB Google/Apple Pay, Chèque, Virement
0.01€ à partir de 35€ en France métropolitaine
Satisfait ou remboursé sous 14 jours ouvrés

Quel est le sujet du livre "Moby-Dick"


The crew of the whaling ship the Pequod is bound by its Captain Ahab to a single, bloody goal: the killing of the whale Moby-Dick, the giant albino that has taken his leg and on which he has sworn vengeance. Driven, perhaps doomed, by his dangerous monomania, they sail in pursuit of the monster.

Moby-Dick is the greatest novel of the sea ever written and one of the most expansive feats of imagination in fiction. Melville unforgettably crews the Pequod, and at the book's mad, raging heart, Ahab's quest for the white whale is a symbol as powerful as any in all of literature.

Auteurs :

There is more than one author with this name

Herman Melville was an American novelist, short story writer, essayist, and poet. His first two books gained much attention, though they were not bestsellers, and his popularity declined precipitously only a few years later. By the time of his death he had been almost completely forgotten, but his longest novel, Moby Dick — largely considered a failure during his lifetime, and most responsible for Melville's fall from favor with the reading public — was rediscovered in the 20th century as one of the chief literary masterpieces of both American and world literature.

En suivant ce lien, retrouvez tous les livres dans la spécialité Classiques.

Avis clients sur Moby-Dick - penguin classics - The Penguin English Library

(Ils sont modérés par nos soins et rédigés par des clients ayant acheté l'ouvrage)
Donnez votre avis
 
Controler les cookies