Publisher: Creative Editions (August 19, 2014)
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"A journey de strength of layout, tale and illustration." - Kirkus Starred ReviewIn 1839, Herman Melville used to be one of the New Yorkers who overjoyed to account of a white sperm whale's assaults on whaling ships. That whale used to be named Mocha Dick, yet 12 years later, he will be immortalized in fiction as Moby-Dick. Believed to were energetic from 1810 to 1859, Mocha Dick was once notorious for the ferocity of his retaliations opposed to those that tried to trap him. From the 1st recorded come upon close to the South American island of Mocha until eventually the deadly harpoon blow, Mocha Dick was once a legend in his personal time. In language befitting a sea lore, writer mind Heinz describes attribute episodes of the good whale's lifestyles, as illustrator Randall Enos animates the story in a textured sort evocative of scrimshaw.