Moby-Dick; or, The Whale is an 1851 novel by American writer Herman Melville. The book is sailor Ishmael's narrative of the obsessive quest of Ahab, captain of.
Herman Melville was an American novelist, short story writer, and poet of the American.
Ishmael is a fictional character in Herman Melville's Moby-Dick (1851). Ishmael, the only most of the criticism of Moby-Dick either confused Ishmael with the author The novel, says critic Walter Bezanson, is not so much about Ahab or the.