Captain Ahab is still in his cabin, and Peleg and Bildad give the first orders as though they were going to command the ship. Captain Bildad acts as the "pilot" when they navigate the ship out of Nantucket’s harbor. Ishmael is astonished by how much Captain Peleg is swearing, and. Moby Dick. Click here to search by chapter and Chapter xxii - MERRY CHRISTMAS · Chapter xxiii - THE LEE Chapter xli - MOBY DICK · Chapter xlii - THE.