Moby Dick or, The Whale (Modern Library Giant #G64.1)

By: MELVILLE, Herman (author); KENT, Rockwell (illustrator)

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Author's legendary novel in an edition featuring dozens of stunning engraved illustrations by Rockwell Kent, as they first appeared in highly collectable editions of this title by the Lakeside Press and later by Random House. --- In Toledano spine G5 / pale green cloth / gilt titling on green cover & spine blocks / green topstain / blank GA style endpapers / jacket style Ge / verso advertises 376 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1956 (though 1930 date appears in book). ML #G64.1. --- With prior owner's dated signature to front paste-down, slightly discolored cloth, mildly yellowed leaves and discreet penciled checkmarks to be found somewhat frequently in back half of volume, otherwise a clean, firm, unmarked copy. Dust jacket with creases and small tears (especially along lower edge); otherwise bright and protected in removable mylar protector.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); xxxi, 825 pages

Title: Moby Dick or, The Whale (Modern Library Giant #G64.1)

Author Name: MELVILLE, Herman (author); KENT, Rockwell (illustrator)

Categories: >>Illustrated Classics, >>Modern Library Editions, >>Classic Fiction, Literature,

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: [c.1959]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket

Stock No.: 81180