skip to content
The pit : a story of Chicago : the epic of the wheat Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The pit : a story of Chicago : the epic of the wheat

Author: Frank Norris; Joseph R McElrath; Gwendolyn Jones
Publisher: New York ; London : Penguin, 1994.
Series: Penguin twentieth century classics
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

The author's unfinished trilogy, begun in "The Octopus", continues in this novel about a trader intent on cornering the wheat market. Curtis's obsession with controlling the market and his domination  Read more...

Rating:

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

 

Find a copy in the library

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

Details

Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Norris; Joseph R McElrath; Gwendolyn Jones
ISBN: 0140187588 9780140187588
OCLC Number: 59966019
Notes: Originally published: New York: Doubleday, Page, 1902.
Description: xxx, 386 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin twentieth century classics
Responsibility: Frank Norris ; edited with an introduction and explanatory notes by Joseph R. McElrath, Jr. and Gwendolyn Jones.

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/59966019> # The pit : a story of Chicago : the epic of the wheat
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "59966019" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.4/e20/> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3798913503#Person/mcelrath_joseph_r> ; # Joseph R. McElrath
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3798913503#Person/jones_gwendolyn> ; # Gwendolyn Jones
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/12341457> ; # Frank Norris
    schema:datePublished "1994" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3798913503> ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3798913503#Series/penguin_twentieth_century_classics> ; # Penguin twentieth century classics
    schema:name "The pit : a story of Chicago : the epic of the wheat"@en ;
    schema:productID "59966019" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/59966019#PublicationEvent/new_york_london_penguin_1994> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3798913503#Agent/penguin> ; # Penguin
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780140187588> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9501386> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/59966019> ;
    .


Related Entities

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

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

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3798913503#Person/jones_gwendolyn> # Gwendolyn Jones
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Jones" ;
    schema:givenName "Gwendolyn" ;
    schema:name "Gwendolyn Jones" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3798913503#Person/mcelrath_joseph_r> # Joseph R. McElrath
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "McElrath" ;
    schema:givenName "Joseph R." ;
    schema:name "Joseph R. McElrath" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3798913503#Series/penguin_twentieth_century_classics> # Penguin twentieth century classics
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/59966019> ; # The pit : a story of Chicago : the epic of the wheat
    schema:name "Penguin twentieth century classics" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12341457> # Frank Norris
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1870" ;
    schema:deathDate "1902" ;
    schema:familyName "Norris" ;
    schema:givenName "Frank" ;
    schema:name "Frank Norris" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780140187588>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0140187588" ;
    schema:isbn "9780140187588" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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