A Whaler's Dictionary - Beachy-Quick, Dan

Taking both form and inspiration from Ishmael's abandoned "Cetalogical Dictionary," this highly original work muses on myth, representation, language, nature, consciousness, notions of spiritual quest, and other elements of Melville's masterpiece. From "Accuracy" to "Wound," "Adam" to "Void," "Babel" to "Silence," these cross-referential, highly ...

A Whaler's Dictionary 2008, Milkweed Editions, Minneapolis, MN

ISBN-13: 9781571313096

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