Moby Dick book design by Julia Woo (on Tumblr).

Happy Birthday, Herman Melville!

I hope you are already following fuckyeahmobydick ;)

“I wish i was away in Ingo
Far across the briny sea
Sailing over deepest water…”

fondlycapra:

What I call an extremely wonderful book cover. Opening feels like slipping into water.

fondlycapra:

What I call an extremely wonderful book cover. Opening feels like slipping into water.

All this has happened before, and it will all happen again.

gameraboy:

The real star of 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, the giant squid! This was the first massive animatronic the Disney company worked with, and led directly to the large dinosaurs for the 1964 New York World’s Fair. More vintage Disney.

shear-in-spuh-rey-shuhn:

N.C. WYETH"For a mile, or thereabouts, my raft went very well—,"  - Robinson CrusoeOil on Canvas40.5” x 30 in”

shear-in-spuh-rey-shuhn:

N.C. WYETH
"For a mile, or thereabouts, my raft went very well—,"  - Robinson Crusoe
Oil on Canvas
40.5” x 30 in”

theworthofhollin:

Favorite Book Series Meme (2/?): Bloody Jackby L.A. Meyer

“A girl that’s born for hangin’ ain’t likely to be drowned.” 

Bloody Jack, Book 1