Billy Budd

Billy Budd

In the time before steamships, or then more frequently than now, a stroller along the docks of any considerable seaport would occasionally have his attention arrested by a group of bronzed mariners, man-of-war's men or merchant sailors in holiday attire, More info →
Israel Potter

Israel Potter

The traveller who at the present day is content to travel in the good old Asiatic style, neither rushed along by a locomotive, nor dragged by a stage-coach; who is willing to enjoy hospitalities at far-scattered farmhouses, instead of paying his bill at a More info →
Moby Dick

Moby Dick

Call me Ishmael. More info →
Omoo

Omoo

It was in the middle of a bright tropical afternoon that we made good our escape from the bay. More info →
Redburn

Redburn

Wellingborough, as you are going to sea, suppose you take this shooting-jacket of mine along; it's just the thing - take it, it will save the expense of another. More info →
Pierre

Pierre

There are some strange summer mornings in the country, when he who is but a sojourner from the city shall early walk forth into the fields, and be wonder-smitten with the trance-like aspect of the green and golden world. More info →
Typee

Typee

Six months at sea! More info →