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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
LC call number
PS3564.A827
LC item number
A76 1999
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)
  • Women
  • Whalers' spouses
  • Nantucket Island (Mass.)
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 668 pages
Isbn
9780060838744
Lccn
99022135
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm41176629
  • (OCoLC)41176629
  • 793460
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 668 pages
Isbn
9780060838744
Lccn
99022135
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm41176629
  • (OCoLC)41176629
  • 793460

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