Moby-Dick is a novel by Herman Melville that was first published in 1851.

Characters

See a complete list of the characters in Moby-Dick and in-depth analyses of Ishmael, Ahab, Moby Dick, and Starbuck, Stubb, and Flask.

Main Ideas

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Quotes

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Teacher's Handbook

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