Moby Dick

Oxford World Classics (Oxford World's Classics (Hardcover))

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A novel that explores the darkest depths and brightest hopes in the souls of men, Moby-Dick is an impassioned drama of the ultimate human struggle that the Atlantic Monthly called "the greatest of American novels."
Shayleene
Wrote 1/29/17
DNF at page 107/580 Believe me when I say that I tried going on, but it was just... impossible for me. Descriptions that lasted at least one entire page when you are lucky (and you know what? I'm almost NEVER lucky), stories into the story everywhere...Continua
Una delle storie più celebri, se non fondanti, di tutta la letteratura consta di una sessantina di pagine, anche se il libro che la contiene supera le seicento. È un’esagerazione, certo, ma utile per dire che Moby-Dick non è affatto il libro di avven...Continua

Amo questo romanzo e lo avrei amato ancor di più se non fosse stato per il trattato di cetologia che esso contiene.

Non riesco a fare pace col fatto che non mi sia piaciuto come mi aspettavo, mi sento "sbagliata".

Vininche
Wrote 6/30/15
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It's been sixteen years since I first read Moby Dick and in the meantime I've gone back and forth reading it at least half a dozen times, in various translations and in the original. It always fascinated me, I was never quite sure why. Yes, it is a p...Continua

Bra
Wrote Oct 27, 2020, 16:14
Dios me libre de acabar algo alguna vez en mi vida. Todo este libro no es en realdad más que un esbozo... Menos aún: el esbozo de un esbozo.
Pag. 214
Bra
Wrote Oct 27, 2020, 13:45
De algunos llegaba el zumbido de los carpinteros y los soldadores, todo mezclado con el fragor de las hogueras necesarias para derretir el alquitrán, anuncio siempre de nuevas expediciones porque el fin de un largo viaje y peligroso viaje no es más q...Continua
Pag. 105
Bra
Wrote Oct 27, 2020, 13:45
Un segundo más tarde nos hundíamos en nuestro destino: el solitario océano Atlántico.
Pag. 163
míol mór:...
Wrote Jan 12, 2011, 22:33
Better sleep with a sober cannibal than a drunken Christian.
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landsend
Wrote Aug 14, 2010, 20:23
EXTRACTS (Supplied by a Sub-Sub-Librarian) It will be seen that this mere painstaking burrower and grub-worm of a poor devil of a Sub-Sub appears to have gone through the long Vaticans and street-stalls of the earth, picking up whatever random allu...Continua

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slick_schick
Wrote Jul 09, 2020, 00:25
Memes: https://imgur.com/a/tYYwjZC

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