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Jerusalem / Alan Moore.

Moore, Alan, 1953- author. (Author).
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  • 17 of 17 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City F Moo (Text) 76893000262398 Adult Fiction Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver SF MOO JER (Text) 34304000833044 Adult - Science Fict Available -
Eckhart PL - Main F MOORE alan Jerusalem (Text) 840191002257089 Adult Fiction - Second Floor Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland AF MOORE (Text) 76383000445085 Adult Fiction Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch F (Text) 39391006766602 Fiction Available -
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon FIC MOO (Text) 30653001405588 New Adult Fic Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon F MOO (Text) 34330512957169 Adult - General Fiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville FIC MOO (Text) 37323005280436 FICTION Available -
Morgan Co PL - Monrovia Branch FIC MOO (Text) 78551000527868 New Books Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City FICTION MOORE (Text) 30403002201465 Adult - Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781631491344 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 1266 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: Map on lining paper.
Summary, etc.: "In the half a square mile of decay and demolition that was England's Saxon capital, eternity is loitering between the firetrap housing projects. Embedded in the grubby amber of the district's narrative among its saints, kings, prostitutes, and derelicts a different kind of human time is happening, a soiled simultaneity that does not differentiate between the petrol-colored puddles and the fractured dreams of those who navigate them. Fiends last mentioned in the second-century Book of Tobit wait in urine-scented stairwells, the delinquent specters of unlucky children undermine a century with tunnels, and in upstairs parlors laborers with golden blood reduce fate to a snooker tournament. An opulent mythology for those without a pot to piss in, through the labyrinthine streets and pages of Jerusalem tread ghosts that sing of wealth and poverty; of Africa, and hymns, and our threadbare millennium. They discuss English as a visionary language from John Bunyan to James Joyce, hold forth on the illusion of mortality post-Einstein, and insist upon the meanest slum as Blake's eternal holy city. Fierce in its imagining and stupefying in its scope, Alan Moore's epic novel, Jerusalem, is the tale of Everything, told from a vanished gutter"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Space and time > Fiction.
Angels > Fiction.
Slums > Fiction.
Mortality > Fiction.
Public housing > Fiction.
Eternity > Fiction.
Metaphysics in literature.
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Science fiction.

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