skip to content
The alchemist's door Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The alchemist's door

Author: Lisa Goldstein
Publisher: New York : Tor, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Fleeing to Prague to escape a demon attack, alchemist and astrologer John Dee assists a mystic rabbi in the creation of a clay Golem that will defend the city's Jewish Quarter and prevent the fulfillment of a terrible prophecy.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Jewish fiction
Historical fiction
Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Named Person: John Dee; Judah Loew ben Bezalel; ca 1525-1609-Fiction Judah Loew ben Bezalel; John Dee; John Dee; Judah Loew ben Bezalel
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Goldstein
ISBN: 0765301504 9780765301505
OCLC Number: 48661301
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 286 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Lisa Goldstein.
More information:

Abstract:

Fleeing to Prague to escape a demon attack, alchemist and astrologer John Dee assists a mystic rabbi in the creation of a clay Golem that will defend the city's Jewish Quarter and prevent the fulfillment of a terrible prophecy.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/48661301> # The alchemist's door
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "48661301" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Person/judah_loew_ben_bezalel_approximately_1525_1609> ; # Judah Loew ben Bezalel
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Topic/alchemists_fiction> ; # Alchemists-Fiction
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Topic/golem> ; # Golem
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Person/dee_john_1527_1608_fiction> ; # John Dee
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Topic/rabbis> ; # Rabbis
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Topic/jews> ; # Jews
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Topic/british_czech_republic> ; # British--Czech Republic
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Topic/rabbis_fiction> ; # Rabbis-Fiction
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/944656> ; # Golem
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Topic/jews_czech_republic> ; # Jews--Czech Republic
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Topic/jewish_fiction> ; # Jewish fiction
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205207> ; # Czech Republic--Prague
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/839044> ; # British
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1256743> ; # Czech Republic
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Place/prague_czech_republic> ; # Prague (Czech Republic)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Topic/alchemists> ; # Alchemists
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1086311> ; # Rabbis
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Topic/astrologers> ; # Astrologers
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/804244> ; # Alchemists
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/819396> ; # Astrologers
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Topic/british_czech_republic_fiction> ; # British-Czech Republic-Fiction
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Place/czech_republic_prague> ; # Czech Republic--Prague.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Place/czech_republic> ; # Czech Republic.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Topic/british> ; # British
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/982775> ; # Jewish fiction
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Person/judah_loew_ben_bezalel_ca_1525_1609_fiction> ; # ca Judah Loew ben Bezalel
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.54/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/39386049> ; # John Dee
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Person/dee_john_1527_1608> ; # John Dee
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/983135> ; # Jews
    schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Person/goldstein_lisa> ; # Lisa Goldstein
    schema:datePublished "2002" ;
    schema:description "Fleeing to Prague to escape a demon attack, alchemist and astrologer John Dee assists a mystic rabbi in the creation of a clay Golem that will defend the city's Jewish Quarter and prevent the fulfillment of a terrible prophecy."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/761316> ;
    schema:genre "Fantasy fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Jewish fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Historical fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The alchemist's door"@en ;
    schema:productID "48661301" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/48661301#PublicationEvent/new_york_tor_2002> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Agent/tor> ; # Tor
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780765301505> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/48661301> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Person/dee_john_1527_1608> # John Dee
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1527" ;
    schema:deathDate "1608" ;
    schema:familyName "Dee" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Dee" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Person/dee_john_1527_1608_fiction> # John Dee
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1527" ;
    schema:deathDate "1608-Fiction" ;
    schema:familyName "Dee" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Dee" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Person/goldstein_lisa> # Lisa Goldstein
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Goldstein" ;
    schema:givenName "Lisa" ;
    schema:name "Lisa Goldstein" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Person/judah_loew_ben_bezalel_approximately_1525_1609> # Judah Loew ben Bezalel
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "approximately 1525" ;
    schema:deathDate "1609" ;
    schema:givenName "Judah Loew ben Bezalel" ;
    schema:name "Judah Loew ben Bezalel" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Person/judah_loew_ben_bezalel_ca_1525_1609_fiction> # ca Judah Loew ben Bezalel
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1525" ;
    schema:deathDate "1609" ;
    schema:familyName "Judah Loew ben Bezalel" ;
    schema:givenName "ca.-Fiction" ;
    schema:name "ca Judah Loew ben Bezalel" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Place/czech_republic> # Czech Republic.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Czech Republic." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Place/czech_republic_prague> # Czech Republic--Prague.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Czech Republic--Prague." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Place/prague_czech_republic> # Prague (Czech Republic)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Prague (Czech Republic)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Topic/alchemists_fiction> # Alchemists-Fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Alchemists-Fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761316#Topic/british_czech_republic_fiction> # British-Czech Republic-Fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "British-Czech Republic-Fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1086311> # Rabbis
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Rabbis"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205207> # Czech Republic--Prague
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Czech Republic--Prague" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1256743> # Czech Republic
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Czech Republic" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/804244> # Alchemists
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Alchemists"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/819396> # Astrologers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Astrologers"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/839044> # British
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "British"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/944656> # Golem
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Golem"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/982775> # Jewish fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Jewish fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/983135> # Jews
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Jews"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/39386049> # John Dee
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1527" ;
    schema:deathDate "1608" ;
    schema:familyName "Dee" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Dee" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780765301505>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0765301504" ;
    schema:isbn "9780765301505" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.