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An Index to Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day

Three. Bilocations

Chapter 41

Section 3 (574-577)

Paul Nightingale reading Section 41.3

She was earning a living before she knew it, putting to use th many light-handed and quick-fingered skills and the fast talk that went with them she had started learning from Merle before she learned to walk, and from the dealers and sharpers who'd come tumbleweeding through the different towns towns ever since her hands were big enough to palm bridge-size cards, and later learning from Luca Zombini to expand into juggling and magic tricks.

Against the Day, p. 574

American
41.3: 575 (- girls) Nationality | United States
Atlantic
41.3: 577 (both sides of the -) Water/Around the World | Atlantic Ocean
Bauer-Gr├╝nwald
41.3: 576 Hotel | Venice
Beppo
41.3: 576 (most folks call me -) Nick Names | The Zombinis
better-known
41.3: 574 Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
bleeding-red
41.3: 576 (- slice of watermelon) Orthography Description | Colours
bone-white
41.3: 576 (- wall) Orthography Description | Colours
bridge-size
41.3: 574 Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
calli
41.3: 576 Street/Around the World | Italian
Campanile
41.3: 575 (the - had collapsed a few years before) Constructions | Architecture
campielli
41.3: 574 Square | Venice
Canaletto
41.3: 576 Last Name Painter/Visual Arts | Venice
Castello
41.3: 577 Borough | Venice
"down"
41.3: 575 Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
ehi presto
41.3: 577 (-!) Exclamation/Dictionary | Italian
England
41.3: 576 Countries/Around the World | United Kingdom
English
41.3: 575 (- painter type) Nationality | United Kingdom
Europe
41.3: 577 Geography/Around the World | Continent
evening gun
41.3: 577 Capitalised Events | Venice
fondamenta
41.3: 575, 576 Language/Dictionary | Italian
happen
41.3: 577 ([the war hasn't -ed 'yet'?) Initials Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
hell
41.3: 575 Capitalised Concepts | Religion
Hunter Penhallow
41.3: 575, 576 Figures | The Penhallow Family
jasper
41.3: 576 (this -) Description | Particularity
light-handed
41.3: 574 Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
Luca Zombini
41.3: 574 Characters | The Zombinis
lucciole
41.3: 575 Language/Dictionary | Italian
Lucifer
41.3: 575 Figures | Christianity
Merle
41.3: 574, 575 Characters | The Rideout Family
might
41.3: 576 (I - afford sixpence the hour) Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
neutral hour
41.3: 577 Span | Time
O.K.
41.3: 577 Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
outright-failed
41.3: 574 Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
paint-tubes
41.3: 575 Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
Paris
41.3: 576 City/Around the World | France
Piazza
41.3: 576 Square | Venice
quick-fingered
41.3: 574 Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
'remember'
41.3: 577 ( time-reversal of -) Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
rio
41.3: 576 Water/Around the World | Venice
Riva
41.3: 575 (in Venice), 577 (in Venice) Location/Around the World | Italy
'safe'
41.3: 577 (- ...) Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
San Moise
41.3: 576 (between - and the Piazza) Hotel | Venice
Santos-Dumont
41.3: 576 (hat [...] - style) Last Name Aviation | Brasil
self-repeating
41.3: 575 Orthography Self-series/Dictionary | Word Clusters
signore
41.3: 576 Titles/Texts | Italian
soldi
41.3: 576 (twelve -) Money | Italy
street-urchin
41.3: 576 Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
that
41.3: 577 Pronouns/Dictionary | Word Clusters
thousand-named
41.3: 576 (- mists of Venezia) Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
time
41.3: 577 Capitalised Concepts | Physics
time-reversal
41.3: 577 (- of 'remembering') Orthography Language/Dictionary | Time
time-traveler
41.3: 577 (a - from the future) Orthography Person from | Time
Venetian
41.3: 576 (-s) Description | Venice
Venice
41.3: 574, 575, 576 City/Around the World | Italy
water-mazes
41.3: 575 Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
when
41.3: 577 Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
wrought-iron
41.3: 576 (- balconies) Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
'yet'
41.3: 577 Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary