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Symbolism, Setting, and Objects from Great Short Works of Herman Melville

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Object Descriptions

This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.


Moby Dickappears in The Town-Ho's Story - This is the name given to a malevolent sea creature.

The Noble Cock Beneventanoappears in Cock-A-Doodle-Doo! - This creature makes everyone around him happy.

The Encantadasappears in The Encantadas - This place is barren and full of unusual life forms.

The Bell Towerappears in The Bell-Tower - This giant public structure is the centerpiece of a tragedy.

The Piazzaappears in The Piazza - From this place, a distant home seems magically, deceptively beautiful.

The Apple-Tree Tableappears in The Apple-Tree Table - Beetles inhabit this...

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