By Herman Melville
Los mejores libros jamás escritos A través de este clásico, Melville logra convertir l. a. historia de l. a. caza de un cachalote en toda una metáfora sobre los angeles condición humana y sus conflictos.
Moby Dick, l. a. novela que William Faulkner hubiera querido escribir, va siempre acompañada del reconocimiento y el elogio que merece toda construcción narrativa impecable. los angeles lucha del capitán Ahab, su bad obsesión y los angeles mítica persecución de l. a. enorme ballena ha traspasado fronteras, consiguiendo así l. a. indiscutible categoría de obra maestra de l. a. literatura universal.
Esta edición cuenta con l. a. introducción del especialista y director del Departamento de Estudios Americanos, Andrew Delbanco, autor de Melville (2005), los angeles biografía de referencia del autor de Moby Dick. Asimismo, incorpora una serie de ilustraciones stories como el mapa de los angeles travesía, un plano del ballenero Pequod y otras curiosidades que enriquecen los angeles experiencia de l. a. lectura y proyectan los angeles imaginación del lector.
«Pero tú, oh ballena, nadas con esa calma hechicera ante quien te ve por primera vez, después de haber engañado y destruido a tantos hombres...»
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At length they arose, and took their leave of the Lady, and thanked her for her care, and went to their rest. But as Aragorn came to the booth where he was to lodge with Legolas and Gimli, and his companions had gone in. there came the Lady Éowyn after him and called to him. He turned and saw her as a glimmer in the night, for she was clad in white; but her eyes were on fire. ' 'Because I must,' he said. 'Only so can I see any hope of doing my part in the war against Sauron. I do not choose paths of peril, Éowyn.
Signs and figures were carved above its wide arch too dim to read, and fear flowed from it like a grey vapour. The company halted, and there was not a heart among them that did not quail, unless it were the heart of Legolas of the Elves, for whom the ghosts of Men have no terror. 'This is an evil door,' said Halbarad, 'and my death lies beyond it. ' 'But we must go in, and therefore the horses must go too,' said Aragorn. 'For if ever we come through this darkness, many leagues lie beyond, and every hour that is lost there will 818 THE PASSING OF THE GREY COMPANY bring the triumph of Sauron nearer.
You will find him there with other lads that are remaining in the City. ' He went out, and soon after all the others followed. The day was still fine, though it was growing hazy, and it was hot for March, even so far southwards. Pippin felt sleepy, but the 797 THE RETURN OF THE KING 798 MINAS TIRITH lodging seemed cheerless, and he decided to go down and explore the City. He took a few morsels that he had saved to Shadowfax, and they were graciously accepted, though the horse seemed to have no lack.
Moby Dick (Penguin Clásicos) by Herman Melville