A project launched by the Plymouth University, completed in 2016, turns the immortal novel by Melville into one of the greatest audio books out there.
The project features famous voices, reading a chapter each. Here, we wanted to include Chapter 1 — for obvious reasons — as read by Tilda Swinton, but you can also listen to Sir David Attenborough, Stephen Fry and Mary Oliver, just to name a few.
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