Setting Sail: Archbishoprick

Archbishoprick, the thimble. — The latest member of the Pequod chapbook-binding crew has signed aboard. — “Arrayed in decent black; … More

Setting Sail

“At last we gained such an offing…we gave three heavy-hearted cheers, and blindly plunged like fate into the lone Atlantic.” … More

Setting Sail: Moby

Moby the bone folder. — “My own opinion is, that however this one-sided horn may really be used by the … More

Setting Sail: Queequeg

Queequeg the paper awl. — “Don’t be afraid now,” said he, grinning again. “Queequeg here wouldn’t harm a hair of … More