Walking in the Shoes of Herman Melville

ye shall strike unsplinterable glasses!

EXTRACTS.

“And God created great whales.” – GENESIS.

“Leviathan maketh a path to shine after him; One would think the deep to be hoary.” – JOB

“Now The Lord had prepared a great fish to swallow up Jonah” – JONAH

“There go the ships; there is that Leviathan whom thou hast made to play therein.” – PSALMS.

“In that day, The Lord with his sore, and great, and strong sword, shall punish Leviathan the piercing serpent, even Leviathan that crooked serpent; and he shall slay the dragon that is in the sea.” – ISAIAH

“And what thing soever besides cometh within the chaos of this monster’s mouth, be it beast, boat, or stone, down it goes all incontinently that foul great swallow of his, and perisheth in the bottomless gulf of his

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