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An Index to Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day

Two. Iceland Spar

Chapter 26

Section 3 (322-326)

Paul Nightingale reading Section 26.3

Not a word then from any of the Vibes about his father, not even from Colfax-no condolences, inquiries as to Kit's current state of mind, nothing like that.

Against the Day, p. 322

1893
26.3: 324 Span | Year
1899
26.3: 322 (Fourth of July Eve -) Span | Year
all-but-elated
26.3: 324 (an - idea) Orthography All-series/Dictionary | Word Clusters
anti-transmitter
26.3: 323 Orthography Instrument |
"apizza"
26.3: 323 (- establishment) Food and Drinks | Connecticut
'as such'
26.3: 324 Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
Ausdehnungslehre
26.3: 324 (Grassmann's -) Book Title/Texts | Mathematics
British
26.3: 324 (- science journal Nature) Nationality | United Kingdom
Chicago
26.3: 322 City/Around the World | Illinois
co-adjutor
26.3: 322 ([Hilbert's] - Minkowski) Orthography Functions | Mathematics
Colfax
26.3: 322 Figures | Scarsdale Vibe
Colorado
26.3: 322, 323 State/Around the World | United States
Colorado Springs
26.3: 322 City/Around the World | Colorado
Connecticut
26.3: 326 State/Around the World | United States
crevasse
26.3: 325 Rare Structure | Nature
East Rock
26.3: 322 Mountains/Around the World | New Haven
Eigenheit theory
26.3: 324 Vectorism | Mathematics
eight-bar
26.3: 324 (a peppy - intro) Orthography Concepts | Music
eight-sided
26.3: 322 (a trusswork tower, apparently -) Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
Euclidean space
26.3: 324 Geometry/Science | Mathematics
eve
26.3: 322 (Fourth of July - 1899) Capitalised Span | Day
Fair Haven
26.3: 325 (beds of - oysters) Location/Around the World | New Haven
Fax
26.3: 325 ('-), 326 ('-) Nick Names | Scarsdale Vibe
Felix Klein
26.3: 324 (Fe-lix Klein) Orthography Scientist/Science | Mathematics
Foley Walker
26.3: 322 Characters | Scarsdale Vibe
four-color problem
26.3: 325 Capitalised Geometry/Science | Mathematics
Fourth of July
26.3: 322 ( - Eve 1899) Events | United States
Germany
26.3: 324 Countries/Around the World | Europe
Germany
26.3: 324 (To Ger—manee—) Orthography Countries/Around the World | Europe
Göttingen
26.3: 324 City/Around the World | Germany
Grassmann
26.3: 324 (-'s Ausdehnungslehre) Last Name Scientist/Science | Mathematics
Green
26.3: 322 (south of the -) Location/Around the World | New Haven
Hamburg America Line
26.3: 324 (Ham-burg-A-merika Line) Orthography Company | Germany
head-insertions
26.3: 323 (yearly tycoonical -) Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
Hilbert
26.3: 324 (Dr. - at Göttingen), 324 (- and Minkowski), 325 Last Name Scientist/Science | Mathematics
"him"
26.3: 323 (= Scarsdale Vibe) Pronouns/Dictionary | Word Clusters
increasing in height
26.3: 322 Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
infinite
26.3: 324 (a vector space of - dimensions) Concepts | Mathematics
Italian
26.3: 322 (- neigborhood south of the Green) Language/Dictionary | Italy
John Pierpont Morgan
26.3: 323 Last Name Businessman | United States
'just the ticket'
26.3: 324 Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
Kit
26.3: 322, 323, 324, 325, 326 Characters | The Traverse Family
Kontinuum
26.3: 324 (a - of space and time) Concepts | Mathematics
lamp
26.3: 324 (- this) Rare Expression/Dictionary | Vocabulary
Long Island
26.3: 326 (toward the lee shore of -), 327 (as Island), 327 Island/Around the World | New York City
loose-footed
26.3: 326 (sailing -) Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
Minkowski
26.3: 324, 324 (Hilbert and -), 325 Last Name Scientist/Science | Mathematics
nature
26.3: 324 (science journal -) Description | Nature
New Haven
26.3: 322 (the talk of -) City/Around the World | Connecticut
P. G. Tait
26.3: 324 (- on Quaternions) Scientist/Science | Mathematics
pizzamania
26.3: 323 (from a simple tropism to advanced -) Rare Language/Dictionary | Neologism
problem-set
26.3: 325 Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
Professor
26.3: 322 (- Vanderjuice), 322, 323, 325 Titles/Texts |
Professor Heino Vanderjuice
26.3: 322 (without first name), 323 (without title) Characters | The Chums of Chance
Quaternions
26.3: 324 (P.G. Tait on -) Concepts | Quaternions
reverie
26.3: 326 Rare Language/Dictionary | French
Scarsdale Vibe
26.3: 322, 323 Characters | Scarsdale Vibe
Sloane Laboratory
26.3: 323 (Lab) Building - Space |
'something else'
26.3: 324 Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
Sound
26.3: 322, 325, 326 Water/Around the World | New Haven
'Spectral Theory'
26.3: 324 ([Hilbert's] -) Algebra/Science | Mathematics
storm-blown
26.3: 326 Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
sure-fire
26.3: 325 (- cure) Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
Tesla
26.3: 322 (it's -), 323, 325 (Dr. -) Last Name Scientist/Science | Serbia
That Göttingen Rag
26.3: 324 Capitalised Titles/Texts | Song
That Göttingen Rag
26.3: 325 (comma before Rag) Titles/Texts | Song
Traverse
26.3: 324 (young -), 324 (Mr. -) Last Name Characters | The Traverse Family
trusswork
26.3: 322 (a - tower) Rare Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
two-stepping
26.3: 322 Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
'uniquely adapted to Euclidean space'
26.3: 324 Geometry/Science | Mathematics
Vibe
26.3: 322 (the - interests), 323 Last Name Characters | Scarsdale Vibe
Vibes
26.3: 322 Scarsdale Vibe
Wardenclyffe
26.3: 326 Building - Space | New York City
'what [...] dimensions'
26.3: 324 Exclamation/Dictionary | Mathematics
would
26.3: 324 Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
Yale
26.3: 322 Higher Education | Massachusetts
Yank
26.3: 325 (go east, young -) United States