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An Index to Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day

Four. Against the Day

Chapter 53

Section 3 (753-756)

Paul Nightingale reading Section 53.3

"Like damned Stanley and Livingstone all over again," Kit was heard to mutter more than once in the next few days.

Against the Day, p. 753

A Gift to Young Housewives
53.3: 754 Book Title/Texts | Russia
A.D.C.
53.3: 753 (his own - or lichnyi adiutant) Functions | Armies
all-but-complete
53.3: 755 (- absence of merriment) Orthography All-series/Dictionary | Word Clusters
all-but-inaccessible
53.3: 754 (- stretches) Orthography All-series/Dictionary | Word Clusters
begin to spin
53.3: 755 Activity | Religion
Bol'shaia Igra
53.3: 754 Ship | Tovarischi Slutchainyi
British
53.3: 754 (the - side of the courtyard) Nationality | United Kingdom
camel-thief
53.3: 754 Orthography Crime | China
Chinese
53.3: 754 (- flute) Ethnicity/Around the World | China
'Chinese'
53.3: 755 (- units) Ethnicity/Around the World | China
Chinese Enigmata
53.3: 755 (so-called -) Art | China
Colonel
53.3: 754 (- Yevgeny Prokladka), 754, 755 (- Prokladka) Titles/Texts | Armies
Doctor David Livingstone
53.3: 753 (Like damned Stanley and - all over again) Last Name Explorer/Around the World | Africa
E. N. Molokhovets
53.3: 754 Historical Persons | Russia
Europe
53.3: 755 Geography/Around the World | Continent
European
53.3: 753 (- craftsfolk) Geography/Around the World | Europe
evil balloon
53.3: 754 Description |
Feodora
53.3: 755 (-'s letter) Figures | Background
French
53.3: 753 (- doors) Nationality | France
G. Auberon Halfcourt
53.3: 753 (no G.) Characters | Halfcourt
G. Auberon Halfcourt
53.3: 754 Last Name Characters | Halfcourt
Gatling
53.3: 754 (bring the - out then) Device | Weapon
gazelle-eyed
53.3: 753 (- young women) Orthography Description |
gh√£rawnay
53.3: 754 (-, or Chinese flute) Instrument | Music
Göttingen
53.3: 753 City/Around the World | Germany
Grigori Nikolaevitch Zipyagin
53.3: 755 Last Name Figures | Background
hand-grenade
53.3: 755 Orthography Device | Weapon
Henry Morton Stanley
53.3: 753 (Like damned - and Livingstone all over again) Last Name Explorer/Around the World | Africa
high-European
53.3: 753 Orthography High-series/Dictionary | Word Clusters
Hotel Tarim
53.3: 753 Hotel | China
houri outfit
53.3: 753 (-s) Clothing | Asia
imam
53.3: 755 (-s) Functions | Religion
"in danger"
53.3: 753 Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
Indian
53.3: 753 (- cigars) Ethnicity/Around the World | United States
"Kalinka"
53.3: 754 Song/Music | Russia
Kit
53.3: 753 Characters | The Traverse Family
kopeck
53.3: 755 (One miserable -) Money | Russia
lichnyi adiutant
53.3: 755 Functions | Armies
long-suffering
53.3: 754 Orthography Long-series/Dictionary | Word Clusters
"lost"
53.3: 753 Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
Mushtaq
53.3: 754 Figures | Halfcourt
naphtpha
53.3: 755 (- lamps) Rare Fuel | Energy
"Ochi Chorniya"
53.3: 754 Song/Music | Russia
Orloff
53.3: 754 (a splendid gray -) Animals/Critters | Russia
peculiar machines
53.3: 755 Device | Russia
Poshol ty na khuy
53.3: 756 Insult | Russia
Putyanin
53.3: 755 (that cavalry rogue -) Figures | Background
rabab
53.3: 754 Instrument | Music
relax, man
53.3: 754 Expression/Dictionary | Vocabulary
'rescue'
53.3: 753 (there was never any question of -) Act | Vocabulary
Russian
53.3: 754 (- opposite number), 754 (- [...] classic cookbook A Gift to Young Housewives), 755 (- colonel) Nationality | Russia
Shanghai
53.3: 755 City/Around the World | China
Simla
53.3: 753 Location/Around the World | India
sitting-room
53.3: 753 Orthography Building - Space |
so-called
53.3: 755 (- Chinese Enigmata) Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
St. Petersburg
53.3: 755 City/Around the World | Russia
T.W.I.T.
53.3: 753 T.W.I.T.
they
53.3: 755 (what - say) Pronouns/Dictionary | Word Clusters
Tian Chan
53.3: 754 (the foothills of the -) Mountains/Around the World | Asia
Vanya Klopski
53.3: 755 Figures | Background
Vanya
53.3: 755, 756 Figures | Background
Yashmeen
53.3: 753 (- stories) Characters | Halfcourt
Yevgeny Alexandrovitch Prokladka
53.3: 754 (Colonel -) Characters | Halfcourt
Yevgeny Alexandrovitch Prokladka
53.3: 755 (Colonel -) Last Name Characters | Halfcourt
Yob tvoyu mat'
53.3: 755 Insult | Russia
you
53.3: 755 (The [girls] - visit?) Pronouns/Dictionary | Word Clusters
your
53.3: 755 (doing - sector any harm) Pronouns/Dictionary | Word Clusters
zastolye
53.3: 755 Russia