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Ishmael, who turns to the sea for meaning, relays to the audience the final voyage of the Pequoda whaling vessel. Fine Editions and Cultural Distinction in America. The sole survivor of a lost whaling ship relates the tale of his captain's self-destructive obsession to hunt the white whale, Moby Dick.
Audible Download Audio Books. One problem was that since the English edition omitted the epilogue, British reviewers read a book with a first-person narrator who apparently did not survive to tell the tale. Southeast of the Cape of Good Hopethe Pequod makes the first of nine sea-encounters, or "gams", with other ships: