Moby Dick: The Graphic Novel

byHerman MelvilleIllustratorLalit Kumar

July 27, 2010|
Moby Dick: The Graphic Novel by Herman Melville
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It was an obsession that would destroy them all...

On a cold December night, a young man called Ishmael rents a room at an inn in Massachusetts. He has come from Manhattan to the north-east of America to sign up for a whaling expedition.

Later that same night, as Ishmael is sleeping, a heavily tattooed man wielding a blade enters his room. This chance meeting is just the start of what will become the greatest adventure of his life.

The next day, Ishmael joins the crew of a ship known as the Pequod. He is approached by a man dressed in rags who warns him that, if he sails under the command of Captain Ahab, he may never come back. Undaunted, Ishmael returns early the next morning and leaves for the high seas.

For the crew of the Pequod, their voyage is one of monetary gain. For Captain Ahab, however, it is a mission driven by hatred, revenge, and his growing obsession with the greatest creature of the sea.
Born on 1st August 1819 in New York City, USA, Herman Melville was a novelist, poet, and short story writer. From an early age, Melville was fascinated with words and stories. Even though a bout of scarlet fever left him with impaired eyesight, he continued to be a voracious reader and writer throughout his life. Melville's life was ce...
Title:Moby Dick: The Graphic Novel
Product dimensions:88 pages, 10.25 X 6.51 X 0.18 in
Shipping dimensions:88 pages, 10.25 X 6.51 X 0.18 in
Published:July 27, 2010
Publisher:Steerforth Press
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9789380028224

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