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

The pit : a story of Chicago

Author: Frank Norris
Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Robert Bentley, Inc., 1971. ©1903.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
During the late 1800s, Curtis Jadwin achieves success as a dealer in the Chicago wheat market, only to lose the devotion of his wife.
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: Psychological fiction
Domestic fiction
Didactic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Norris
ISBN: 0837604079 9780837604077
OCLC Number: 297621
Notes: Vol. 2 of the author's trilogy, The epic of the wheat; the first of which is The octopus; and the third volume, The wolf, was planned, but not written.
Description: 421 pages ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: by Frank Norris.

Abstract:

During the late 1800s, Curtis Jadwin achieves success as a dealer in the Chicago wheat market, only to lose the devotion of his wife.

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/297621> # The pit : a story of Chicago
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "297621" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3798913503#Place/chicago_ill> ; # Chicago (Ill.)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204048> ; # Illinois--Chicago.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1010656> ; # Married people
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85146396> ; # Wheat trade
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.4/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3798913503#Topic/married_people> ; # Married people
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1174458> ; # Wheat trade
    schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/12341457> ; # Frank Norris
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1903" ;
    schema:datePublished "1971" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3798913503> ;
    schema:genre "Domestic fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Psychological fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Didactic fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3798913503#Series/the_epic_of_the_wheat> ; # The epic of the wheat
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3798913503#Series/epic_of_the_wheat> ; # Epic of the wheat ;
    schema:name "The pit : a story of Chicago"@en ;
    schema:productID "297621" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780837604077> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/297621> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3798913503#Person/norris_frank_1870_1902> # Frank Norris
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1870" ;
    schema:deathDate "1902" ;
    schema:familyName "Norris" ;
    schema:givenName "Frank" ;
    schema:name "Frank Norris" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3798913503#Place/chicago_ill> # Chicago (Ill.)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Chicago (Ill.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3798913503#Series/the_epic_of_the_wheat> # The epic of the wheat
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/297621> ; # The pit : a story of Chicago
    schema:name "The epic of the wheat" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85146396> # Wheat trade
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Wheat trade"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1010656> # Married people
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Married people"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1174458> # Wheat trade
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Wheat trade"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204048> # Illinois--Chicago.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Illinois--Chicago." ;
    .

<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/9780837604077>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0837604079" ;
    schema:isbn "9780837604077" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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