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The Resource Ahab's wife, or, The star-gazer : a novel, by Sena Jeter Naslund ; illustrations by Christopher Wormell

Ahab's wife, or, The star-gazer : a novel, by Sena Jeter Naslund ; illustrations by Christopher Wormell

Label
Ahab's wife, or, The star-gazer : a novel
Title
Ahab's wife, or, The star-gazer
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Sena Jeter Naslund ; illustrations by Christopher Wormell
Title variation
  • Ahab's wife
  • Star-gazer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The adventures of Una Spenser who went to sea disguised as a cabin boy. Shipwrecked, she marries one of the survivors, then falls in love with Captain Ahab, a man obsessed with a white whale. She becomes involved in fighting slavery and in women's rights
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Naslund, Sena Jeter
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1819-1891
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Melville, Herman
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ship captains' spouses
  • Ahab, Captain (Fictitious character)
  • Nantucket Island (Mass.)
  • Women
  • Whalers' spouses
Label
Ahab's wife, or, The star-gazer : a novel, by Sena Jeter Naslund ; illustrations by Christopher Wormell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
A novel inspired by Herman Melville's Moby Dick
Control code
41176629
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 668 pages
Isbn
9780965027502
Lccn
99022135
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)41176629
Label
Ahab's wife, or, The star-gazer : a novel, by Sena Jeter Naslund ; illustrations by Christopher Wormell
Publication
Note
A novel inspired by Herman Melville's Moby Dick
Control code
41176629
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 668 pages
Isbn
9780965027502
Lccn
99022135
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)41176629

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