The Resource Medusa's web, Tim Powers

Medusa's web, Tim Powers

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Medusa's web
Title
Medusa's web
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Tim Powers
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Language
eng
Summary
In the wake of their Aunt Amity's suicide, Scott and Madeline Madden are summoned to Caveat, the eerie, decaying mansion in the Hollywood hills in which they were raised. But their decadent and reclusive cousins, the malicious wheelchair-bound Claimayne and his sister, Ariel, do not welcome Scott and Madeline's return to the childhood home they once shared. While Scott desperately wants to go back to their shabby south of Sunset lives, he cannot pry his sister away from this old house that is a conduit for the supernatural. Decorated by bits salvaged from old hotels and movie sets, Caveat hides a dark family secret that stretches back to the golden days of Rudolph Valentino and the silent film stars. A collection of hypnotic abstract images inked on paper allows the Maddens to briefly fragment and flatten time--to transport themselves into the past and future in visions that are both puzzling and terrifying
Cataloging source
NZHPC
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Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
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Medusa's web, Tim Powers
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Medusa's web, Tim Powers
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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Dimensions
20 cm
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Extent
358 pages
Isbn
9781782391821
Lccn
2015041170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)922454609
  • (AuCNLKIN)000057049759

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