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Pinkerton's sister

Author: Peter Rushforth; John Crowley Collection (W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, The University of Alabama)
Publisher: San Francisco : MacAdam/Cage, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : Advance reader's copyView all editions and formats
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A sprawling stream-of-conscious novel set primarily in the head of Alice Pinkerton at the dawn of the twentieth century. Alice isn't yet ready for the new age; she's a vestige of Victorian times, a "madwoman" living on the third floor (not in the attic, she insists) of her family's home. "No one was as close to her as words on a page," Alice muses, and indeed, she relates more to characters from the novels of George  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Historical fiction
Advance copies (Publishing)
Uncorrected proofs (Printing)
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Rushforth; John Crowley Collection (W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, The University of Alabama)
ISBN: 1931561990 9781931561990
OCLC Number: 671808329
Notes: "Advance reader's copy. Not for resale."--Cover.
Description: 729 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: The madwoman in the attic --
The shape of the clouds --
The wicked shadows.
Responsibility: Peter Rushforth.

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Alice Pinkerton transports those who belittle her into her own secretly written books where they are forced to reveal their true natures, in a novel set against the backdrop of turn-of- the-century  Read more...

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