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Title:
Dogtown : death and enchantment in a New England ghost town
Author:
East, Elyssa.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Free Press, [2009]

©2009
Physical Description:
vii, 291 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Summary:
An exploration of the strange, dark history of a wilderness ghost town and a brutal 25-year-old murder.
Language:
English
Contents:
The prophetic pictures -- The birth of tragedy -- Cynomancy -- The painter of Dogtown -- Le Beauport -- The baron in the trees -- Ghost dog -- Rollicking apparitions -- Taking care of its own --- In the time of pirates -- The green man -- Dooming the seats -- Shadow hunting -- God's burning finger -- Confession -- In gypsy ways -- "Viva San Pietro" -- Life's book -- Island heart of darkness -- Maximus, to Dogtown -- The masked man in yellow -- The geography of being -- Into the deep woods -- City bred tenderfoots -- "No intention of leaving this courtroom alive" -- Nature working her magic unmolested -- Confabulation -- Mountains in stone -- Notes on the term "Dogtown".
ISBN:
9781416587040

9781416587057
Format :
Book