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Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Moby Dick: The Shortcut

Last week I blogged about my own personal Book Shame, not having yet read Moby Dick.

Today I am wondering if I can instead look through Matt Kish's book forthcoming from Tin House Books, Moby Dick in Pictures: One Drawing for Each Page, which includes schematics and drawings like the following:

So what do you say? Does it count?

Follow Matt Kish at his blog, which also links you to his artwork for sale on Etsy. And please say this will count.......


Leslie Jam said...

Absolutely in as much as I count some of the Cliff Notes books I read in HS and college as 'reading' the books.

Jessica Goodfellow said...

You know what, though, Les, you having read Moby Dick this summer inspires me. I AM going to read it by the end of this year.