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The Resource Dogtown : death and enchantment in a New England ghost town, Elyssa East

Dogtown : death and enchantment in a New England ghost town, Elyssa East

Label
Dogtown : death and enchantment in a New England ghost town
Title
Dogtown
Title remainder
death and enchantment in a New England ghost town
Statement of responsibility
Elyssa East
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of the strange, dark history of a wilderness ghost town and a brutal 25-year-old murder
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
East, Elyssa
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dogtown Commons (Gloucester, Mass.)
  • East, Elyssa
  • Gloucester (Mass.)
  • Ann, Cape, Region (Mass.)
Label
Dogtown : death and enchantment in a New England ghost town, Elyssa East
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-279) and index
Contents
The prophetic pictures -- The birth of tragedy -- Cynomancy -- The painter of Dogtown -- Le Beauport -- The baron in the trees -- Ghost dog -- Rollicking apparitions -- Taking care of its own --- In the time of pirates -- The green man -- Dooming the seats -- Shadow hunting -- God's burning finger -- Confession -- In gypsy ways -- "Viva San Pietro" -- Life's book -- Island heart of darkness -- Maximus, to Dogtown -- The masked man in yellow -- The geography of being -- Into the deep woods -- City bred tenderfoots -- "No intention of leaving this courtroom alive" -- Nature working her magic unmolested -- Confabulation -- Mountains in stone -- Notes on the term "Dogtown"
Control code
319602666
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 291 p.
Isbn
9781416587040
Lccn
2009017197
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)319602666
Label
Dogtown : death and enchantment in a New England ghost town, Elyssa East
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-279) and index
Contents
The prophetic pictures -- The birth of tragedy -- Cynomancy -- The painter of Dogtown -- Le Beauport -- The baron in the trees -- Ghost dog -- Rollicking apparitions -- Taking care of its own --- In the time of pirates -- The green man -- Dooming the seats -- Shadow hunting -- God's burning finger -- Confession -- In gypsy ways -- "Viva San Pietro" -- Life's book -- Island heart of darkness -- Maximus, to Dogtown -- The masked man in yellow -- The geography of being -- Into the deep woods -- City bred tenderfoots -- "No intention of leaving this courtroom alive" -- Nature working her magic unmolested -- Confabulation -- Mountains in stone -- Notes on the term "Dogtown"
Control code
319602666
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 291 p.
Isbn
9781416587040
Lccn
2009017197
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)319602666

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