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English 449: Moby Dick: The Voyage of the Pequod/The Legend of Mocha Dick

The Voyage of the Pequod: Moby Dick Literary Map


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The Legend of Mocha Dick

Accounts of events which inspired Melville's Moby Dick

Mocha Dick: Or the White Whale of the Pacific: A Leaf From a Manuscript Journal. Reynolds, J. N. The Knickerbocker, or New-York Monthly Magazine. Vol. 13, No. 5, May 1839, pp. 377–392.

In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex
Call Number: 910.9164 P5454 i (Floor 2)

The Loss of the Ship Essex, Sunk by a Whale
Call Number: 910.9164 L8112 (Floor 2)

Revenge of the Whale: The True Story of the Whaleship Essex
Call Number: 910.9164 P5454 r (Floor 2)

The Wreck of the Whaleship Essex : A Narrative Account
Call Number: 910.9164 C4876 w, 1999 (Floor 2)

 

Ships at the Erie Basin, New York


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