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The accursed, Joyce Carol Oates

Label
The accursed
Title
The accursed
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Carol Oates
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 20th century Princeton, New Jersey, a powerful curse, which besets the wealthiest of families, causes the disappearance of a young bride, and when her brother sets out to find her, he crosses paths with the town's most formidable people, including Grover Cleveland and Upton Sinclair
Cataloging source
UPZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oates, Joyce Carol
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3565.A8
LC item number
A64 2013
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blessing and cursing
  • Lynching
  • Demonology
  • Blessing and cursing
  • Demonology
  • Lynching
  • Paranormal fiction
  • Roman
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
  • Princeton (N.J.)
  • New Jersey
Label
The accursed, Joyce Carol Oates
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Map on end papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 669)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Author's note -- Prologue -- Part 1: Demon Bridegroom: -- Ash Wednesday eve, 1905 -- Postscript: Ash Wednesday eve, 1905 -- Narcissus -- Spectral daughter -- Angel trumpet; or, Mr Mayte of Virginia -- Author's Note: Princeton snobbery -- Unspeakable I -- Burning girl -- Author's Note: Historian's confession -- Spectral wife -- Demon bridegroom -- Part 2: Curse Incarnate: -- Duel -- Postscript: Historian's dilemma -- Unspeakable II -- Cruel husband -- Search cont'd -- October 1905 -- God's creation as viewed from the evolutionary hypothesis -- Phantom lovers -- Turquoise-marbled book -- Bog kingdom -- Postscript: Archaeopteryx -- Curse incarnate -- Part 3: Brain, Within Its Groove: -- Voices -- Bluestocking temptress -- Glass owl -- Ratiocination our salvation -- Ochre-runnered sleigh -- Snake frenzy -- Postscript: Nature's burden -- Defeat at Charleston -- My precious darling -- Narrow fellow in the grass -- Dr Schuyler Skaats Wheeler's Novelty Machine -- Quatre face -- Angel trumpet elucidated -- Armageddon -- Part 4: Curse Exorcised: -- Cold spring -- 21 May 1906 -- Lieutenant Bayard by night -- Postscript: On the matter of the "unspeakable" at Princeton -- Here dwells happiness -- Nordic soul -- Terra Incognita I -- Terra Incognita II -- Wheatsheaf enigma I -- Wheatsheaf enigma II -- Sole living heir of nothingness -- Temptation of Woodrow Wilson -- Postscript: Second battle of Princeton -- Dr De Sweinitz's prescription -- Curse exorcised -- Game of draughts -- Death of Winslow Slade -- Revolution is the hour of laughter -- Crosswicks miracle -- Epilogue: Covenant
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
669 p.
Isbn
9780062234353
Lccn
2012532433
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)823522606
  • (OCoLC)ocn823522606
Label
The accursed, Joyce Carol Oates
Publication
Note
Map on end papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 669)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Author's note -- Prologue -- Part 1: Demon Bridegroom: -- Ash Wednesday eve, 1905 -- Postscript: Ash Wednesday eve, 1905 -- Narcissus -- Spectral daughter -- Angel trumpet; or, Mr Mayte of Virginia -- Author's Note: Princeton snobbery -- Unspeakable I -- Burning girl -- Author's Note: Historian's confession -- Spectral wife -- Demon bridegroom -- Part 2: Curse Incarnate: -- Duel -- Postscript: Historian's dilemma -- Unspeakable II -- Cruel husband -- Search cont'd -- October 1905 -- God's creation as viewed from the evolutionary hypothesis -- Phantom lovers -- Turquoise-marbled book -- Bog kingdom -- Postscript: Archaeopteryx -- Curse incarnate -- Part 3: Brain, Within Its Groove: -- Voices -- Bluestocking temptress -- Glass owl -- Ratiocination our salvation -- Ochre-runnered sleigh -- Snake frenzy -- Postscript: Nature's burden -- Defeat at Charleston -- My precious darling -- Narrow fellow in the grass -- Dr Schuyler Skaats Wheeler's Novelty Machine -- Quatre face -- Angel trumpet elucidated -- Armageddon -- Part 4: Curse Exorcised: -- Cold spring -- 21 May 1906 -- Lieutenant Bayard by night -- Postscript: On the matter of the "unspeakable" at Princeton -- Here dwells happiness -- Nordic soul -- Terra Incognita I -- Terra Incognita II -- Wheatsheaf enigma I -- Wheatsheaf enigma II -- Sole living heir of nothingness -- Temptation of Woodrow Wilson -- Postscript: Second battle of Princeton -- Dr De Sweinitz's prescription -- Curse exorcised -- Game of draughts -- Death of Winslow Slade -- Revolution is the hour of laughter -- Crosswicks miracle -- Epilogue: Covenant
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
669 p.
Isbn
9780062234353
Lccn
2012532433
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)823522606
  • (OCoLC)ocn823522606

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