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An Index to Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day

One. The Light over the Ranges

Chapter 2

Section 1 (10-13)

Paul Nightingale reading Section 2.1

As they came in low over the Stockyard, the smell found them, the smell and the uproar of flesh learning its mortality -like the dark conjugate of some daylit fiction they had flown here, as appeared increasingly likely, to help promote.

Against the Day, p. 10

a lady
2.1: 13 Figures | Background
ballast-bags
2.1: 13 Antiquated Objects | The Chums of Chance
Blundell
2.1: 11, 12, 13 Last Name Characters | The Chums of Chance
Cartesian grid
2.1: 10 Geometry/Science | Mathematics
Chick
2.1: 11, 12 Characters | The Chums of Chance
Chick Counterfly
2.1: 11 Characters | The Chums of Chance
Columbian Exposition
2.1: 10 Events | 1892 World Fair
Counterfly
2.1: 11, 12 Last Name Characters | The Chums of Chance
Crack of Doom
2.1: 12 Fictional Location/Around the World | Literature
Darby
2.1: 11, 12, 13 Characters | The Chums of Chance
Darby Suckling
2.1: 12 Characters | The Chums of Chance
"eager stampede"
2.1: 13 Act | The Chums of Chance
Earthward
2.1: 11 Capitalised Span | Planet Earth
grease-smoke
2.1: 10 Antiquated Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
hell
2.1: 12 Capitalised Concepts | Religion
Herr Riemann
2.1: 12 Scientist/Science | Mathematics
in Heaven's name
2.1: 11 Exclamation/Dictionary | Interjection
Inconvenience
2.1: 10, 13 Ship | The Chums of Chance
killing-floor
2.1: 10 Orthography Area | Chicago
Lindsay Noseworth
2.1: 10, 12 Characters | The Chums of Chance
Lindsay
2.1: 11, 12, 13 Characters | The Chums of Chance
'Liverpool Kiss'
2.1: 12 Gesture | Violence
Main Valve
2.1: 11, 12 Capitalised Objects | The Chums of Chance
Miles Blundell
2.1: 11, 12, 13 Characters | The Chums of Chance
Miles
2.1: 11, 12, 13 Characters | The Chums of Chance
"Mother Earth"
2.1: 13 Description | Planet Earth
Norfolk jacket
2.1: 13 Clothing | United Kingdom
Noseworth
2.1: 12, 12 (Mr.) Last Name Characters | The Chums of Chance
"Professor"
2.1: 10 Nick Names | The Chums of Chance
Professor
2.1: 11, 12, 13 Nick Names | The Chums of Chance
pull-rope
2.1: 11 Antiquated Objects | The Chums of Chance
Randolph St. Cosmo
2.1: 10 Last Name Characters | The Chums of Chance
Randolph
2*, first 2.1: 11 Characters | The Chums of Chance
Republic
2.1: 13 Description | United States
Roman faith
2.1: 10 Concepts | Religion
"skimmer"
2.1: 13 Device | Houses
'slang'
2.1: 11 Concepts |
Society
2.1: 13 Capitalised Structure | Planet Earth
Stockyards
2.1: 10 Capitalised Location/Around the World | Chicago
Suckling
2.1: 11, 12 Last Name Characters | The Chums of Chance
"The Great Bovine City of the World"
2.1: 10 Description |
(unhappy woman)
2.1: 12 Description |
Western plains
2.1: 10 Landscape/Around the World | United States
which bringeth not reprieve from the day
2.1: 10 Antiquated Expression/Dictionary | Bible
White City
2.1: 10 Capitalised Description | Chicago
World's Fair
2.1: 10 Events | 1892 World Fair
your
2.1: 12 Pronouns/Dictionary | Word Clusters