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An Index to Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day

Four. Against the Day

Chapter 52

Section 4 (730-731)

At first she had wondered briefly at the readiness with which the Principessa Spongiatosta had taken her in, attributing it to some kind of a history between her and Hunter.

Against the Day, p. 730

a sponge couchant on a field chequy with flames at the foot
52.4: 731 (the ancient [Spongiatosta] family arms, -) Description | Venice
cameriere
52.4: 731 (-i) Italian
Derrick Theign
52.4: 731 Characters | Latewood
English
52.4: 731 (a dapper - individual named Derrick Theign) Nationality | United Kingdom
fondamenta
52.4: 730 (plural :e) Language/Dictionary | Italian
goings-on
52.4: 731 (the - here) Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
Hunter
52.4: 730, 731 Figures | The Penhallow Family
levante
52.4: 731 Weather | Venice
Prince
52.4: 730 (- [Spongiatosta]), 731 Titles/Texts | Europe
Princess
52.4: 731 (- Spongiatosta) Titles/Texts |
Principessa
52.4: 730 (- Spongiatosta), 731 (the -'s bed) Titles/Texts | Venice
rio-rats
52.4: 730 (rio italicised) Orthography Painter/Visual Arts | Venice
Spongiatosta
52.4: 730, 730 (Ca' -) Family | Venice
Theign
52.4: 731 Last Name Characters | Latewood
Venice
52.4: 731 City/Around the World | Italy