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Mardi Vol. 1

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"Not long ago, having published two narratives of voyages in the Pacific, which, in many quarters, were received with incredulity, the thought occurred to me, of indeed writing a romance of Polynesian adventure, and publishing it as such; to see whether, the fiction might not, possibly, be received for a verity: in some degree the reverse of my previous experience...This thought was the germ of others, which have resulted in Mardi" (Herman Melville, Preface). (10 hr 46 min)

Chapters

000 Preface

1:15

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001 Foot in Stirrup

30:43

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002 A Calm

4:36

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003 A King for a Comrade

12:39

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004 A Chat in the Clouds

6:09

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005 Seats secured and Portmanteaus packed

5:55

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006 Eight Bells

4:41

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007 A Pause

2:38

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008 They push off, Velis et Remis

6:32

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009 The Watery World is all before Them

5:04

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010 They arrange their Canopies and Lounges, and try to make Things comfortable

5:09

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011 Jarl afflicted with the Lockjaw

3:30

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012 More about being in an open Boat

2:52

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013 Of the Chondropterygii, and other uncouth Hordes infesting the South Seas

10:52

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014 Jarl's Misgivings

6:08

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015 A Stitch in Time saves Nine

2:55

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016 They are Becalmed

6:20

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017 In high Spirits they push on for the Terra Incognita

3:17

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018 My Lord Shark and his Pages

5:00

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019 Who goes there?

13:20

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020 Noises and Portents

6:02

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021 Man ho!

4:47

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022 What befel the Brigantine at the Pearl Shell Islands

13:16

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023 Sailing from the Island they pillage the Cabin

5:31

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024 Dedicated to the College of Physicians and Surgeons

5:34

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025 Peril a Peace-maker

5:55

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026 Containing a Pennyweight of Philosophy

3:10

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027 In which the past History of the Parki is concluded

8:09

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028 Suspicions laid, and something about the Calmuc

10:25

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029 What they lighted upon in further searching the Craft, and the Resolution t…

12:27

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030 Hints for a full length of Samoa

4:02

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031 Rovings Alow and Aloft

6:44

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032 Xiphius Platypterus

6:55

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033 Otard

3:50

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034 How they steered on their Way

10:18

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035 Ah, Annatoo!

6:11

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036 The Parki gives up the Ghost

5:39

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037 Once more they take to the Chamois

3:32

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038 The Sea on Fire

7:47

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039 They fall in with Strangers

10:33

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040 Sire and Sons

3:24

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041 A Fray

6:09

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042 Remorse

3:53

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043 The Tent entered

5:35

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044 Away!

6:54

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045 Reminiscences

3:07

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046 The Chamois with a roving Commission

3:54

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047 Yillah, Jarl, and Samoa

3:54

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048 Something under the Surface

7:24

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049 Yillah

3:26

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050 Yillah in Ardair

8:36

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051 The Dream begins to fade

3:11

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052 World ho!

5:56

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053 The Chamois Ashore

4:13

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054 A Gentleman from the Sun

5:20

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055 Tiffin in a Temple

6:04

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056 King Media a Host

5:31

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057 Taji takes Counsel with himself

8:22

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058 Mardi by Night and Yillah by Day

3:22

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059 Their Morning Meal

4:07

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060 Belshazzar on the Bench

8:34

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061 An incognito

4:05

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062 Taji retires from the World

3:49

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063 Odo and its Lord

7:25

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064 Yillah a Phantom

4:47

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065 Taji makes three Acquaintances

4:49

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066 With a fair Wind at Sunrise they sail

4:47

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067 Little King Peepi

7:49

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068 How Teeth were regarded in Valapee

5:12

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069 The Company discourse, and Braid-Beard rehearses a Legend

11:04

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070 the Minstrel leads off with a Paddle-Song; and a Message is received from A…

4:14

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072 A Book from the Chronicles of Mohi

9:57

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073 Something more of the Prince

2:15

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074 Advancing deeper into the Vale, they encounter Donjalolo

5:50

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071 They land upon the Island of Juam

4:54

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075 Time and Temples

6:23

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076 A pleasant Place for a Lounge

3:23

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077 The House of the Afternoon

5:37

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078 Babbalanja solus

6:20

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079 The Center of Many Circumferences

2:29

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080 Donjalolo in the Bosom of his Family

8:52

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081 Wherein Babbalanja relates the Adventure of one Karkeke in the Land of Shad…

5:39

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082 How Donjalolo sent Agents to the surrounding Isles; with the Result

5:29

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083 They visit the Tributary Islets

2:37

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084 Taji sits down to Dinner with five-and-twenty Kings, and a royal Time they …

18:04

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085 After Dinner

3:37

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086 Of those Scamps the Plujii

5:26

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087 Nora-Bamma

2:21

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088 In a Calm, Hautia's Heralds approach

2:42

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089 Braid-Beard rehearses the Origin of the Isle of Rogues

5:25

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090 Rare Sport at Ohonoo

5:13

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091 Of King Uhia and his Subjects

3:59

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092 The God Keevi and the Precipice of Mondo

4:29

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093 Babbalanja steps in between Mohi and Yoomy; and Yoomy relates a Legend

10:14

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094 Of that jolly old Lord, Borabolla; and that jolly Island of his, Mondoldo; …

12:13

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095 That jolly old Lord Borabolla laughs on both Sides of his Face

7:42

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096 Samoa a Surgeon

4:13

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097 Faith and Knowledge

3:34

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098 The Tale of a Traveler

3:07

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099 ''Marnee Ora, Ora Marnee.''

9:23

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100 The Pursuer himself is pursued

8:57

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101 The Iris

1:51

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102 They depart from Mondoldo

3:30

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103 As they sail

4:03

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104 Wherein Babbalanja broaches a diabolical Theory, and in his own Person prov…

7:51

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