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The Resource Mason & Dixon, Thomas Pynchon

Mason & Dixon, Thomas Pynchon

Label
Mason & Dixon
Title
Mason & Dixon
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Pynchon
Title variation
Mason and Dixon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The lives of two 18th century British astronomers who surveyed the boundary which settled a dispute between Maryland and Pennsylvania, and was later extended to become the boundary between free and slave states, the Mason-Dixon line. The novel describes their work in Africa and America, and traces their relationship. By the author of Vineland
Summary
Surveyors in the 18th century go south to the Cape of Good Hope and west to America, where they draw the boundary that becomes the arbitrary division between north and south
Storyline
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
006010
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3566.Y55
LC item number
M37 1997
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Mason & Dixon, Thomas Pynchon
Link
Publication
Control code
76655
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
773 p.
Isbn
9780805037586
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97006467
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm36430653
  • (OCoLC)36430653

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