It was going well, until I hit Moby-Dick. Jeckyll and Mr. I thought Oliver Twist was needlessly wordy, Tess was unnecessarily depressing and Wuthering Heights overly dramatic.
Moby Dick Herman Melville. Moby-Dick; or, The Whale is a novel by Herman Melville, in which Ishmael narrates the monomaniacal quest of Ahab, captain of the whaler Pequod, for revenge on the albino sperm whale Moby Dick, which on a previous voyage destroyed Ahab's ship and severed his leg at the knee. Although the novel was a commercial failure and out of print at the time of the author's death inits reputation grew immensely during the twentieth century.
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Wow--great thoughts on America's most toothy tome :. Like many English-literature-degree-holders, I am familiar with the beginning and ending of Moby Dick, but remember with dread the whaling chapters that I waded through in an Early American Lit class. But you've inspired me to give it a go again! Maybe it'll be easier fifteen years later :.
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Drink ye harpooners! Drink and swear, ye men that man the deathful whaleboat's bow -- Death to Moby Dick! Under his lordly but maniacal command the Pequod's commercial mission is perverted to one of vengeance.
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