Moussa Kone: Etymology. Harpune Books, Vienna, 2012.

15 x 20 cm, 16 pages, Leporello (20 x 71 cm in total). Published in an edition of 460 numbered copies. Plus 40 pieces signed by the artist in a special edition with parts of the original drawing.

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Since autumn 2011 Harpune Verlag Vienna publishes Herman Melville's masterpiece about the Great White Whale and his relentless pursuer Captain Ahab as a serial in 137 chapters. To do justice to the book's many voices, each chapter is illustrated by a different artist and each limited edition issue of 460 copies is published in non-chronological order at the rate of one chapter per month. Subscribe for the more than 10 years lasting hunt for all the chapters! Forty copies are published in a special edition produced in collaboration with the artist. Moussa Kone's chapter features the whole whale in one piece drawn over 16 pages.