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" But as the last whelmings intermixingly poured themselves over the sunken head of the Indian at the mainmast, leaving a few inches of the erect spar yet visible, together with long streaming yards of the flag, which calmly undulated, with ironical coincidings,... "
Great Sea Stories - Side 165
redigeret af - 1921 - 332 sider
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The New quarterly review, and digest of current literature, Bind 1

1852
...sunken head of the Indian at the mainmast, leaving a few inches of the erect spar yet visible, together with long streaming yards of the flag, which calmly undulated, with ironical coineldings, over the destroying hillows they almost touched — at that instant, a red arm and a hammer...
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Moby Dick

Herman Melville - 1892 - 545 sider
...sunken head of the Indian at the mainmast, leaving a few inches of the erect spar yet visible, together with long streaming yards of the flag, which calmly...the destroying billows they almost touched ; — at th.it instant, a red arm and a hammer hovered backwardly uplifted in the open air, in the act of nailing...
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European Revolutions and the American Literary Renaissance

Larry J. Reynolds, Professor of English and Thomas Franklin Mayon Professor of Liberal Arts Larry J Reynolds, W. Michael Reynolds - 1988 - 207 sider
...the mainmast still visible and Ahab's red flag streaming from it: "At that instant," Melville writes, "a red arm and a hammer hovered backwardly uplifted...flag faster and yet faster to the subsiding spar." With the vivid conjunction of the red flag, the red arm, the hammer, and the sinking ship, we have...
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Moby-Dick, Or The Whale: Volume 6, Scholarly Edition

Herman Melville - 1988 - 1048 sider
...sunken head of the Indian at the mainmast, leaving a few inches of the erect spar yet visible, together with long streaming yards of the flag, which calmly...coincidings, over the destroying billows they almost touched;—at that instant, a red arm and a hammer hovered backwardly uplifted in the open air, in...
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Moby Dick: Or the Whale

Herman Melville - 1996 - 640 sider
...sunken head of the Indian at the main-mast, leaving a few inches of the erect spar yet visible, together with long streaming yards of the flag, which calmly...hammer hovered backwardly uplifted in the open air, hi the act of nailing the flag faster and yet faster to die subsiding spar. A sky-hawk that tauntingly...
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Mariners, Renegades, and Castaways: The Story of Herman Melville and the ...

Cyril Lionel Robert James - 2001 - 182 sider
...sunken head of the Indian at the mainmast, leaving a few inches of the erect spar yet visible, together with long streaming yards of the flag, which calmly...coincidings, over the destroying billows they almost touched;—at that instant, a red arm and a hammer hovered backwardly uplifted in the open air, in...
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Modernity at Sea: Melville, Marx, Conrad in Crisis

Cesare Casarino - 2002 - 271 sider
...just before the Pequod's final plunge, Tashtego is sighted at the top of the mainmast in the frantic "act of nailing the flag faster and yet faster to the subsiding spar." In fact, the three days of the chase at the end of the novel constitute an accelerating vortex, within...
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