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The Resource Dr Potter's medicine show, Eric Scott Fischl

Dr Potter's medicine show, Eric Scott Fischl

Label
Dr Potter's medicine show
Title
Dr Potter's medicine show
Statement of responsibility
Eric Scott Fischl
Title variation
Doctor Potter's medicine show
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Disgraced Civil War surgeon, Dr. Alexander Potter, now con artist and snake-oil seller, travels the wet roads of the Pacific Northwest with a disheartened company of strongmen, illusionists, fortunetellers and musical whores. Under their mysterious and murderous leader they entertain the masses while peddling the Chock-a-saw Sagwa Tonic, a vital elixir touted to cure all ills both physical and spiritual
Summary
In 1878, Dr. Alexander Potter, a disgraced Civil War veteran turned snake-oil salesman, travels the Pacific Northwest with questionable companions hawking the Chock-a-saw Sagwa Tonic, an elixir touted to cure all ills both physical and spiritual, but falls under attack when a drunken dentist and a couple of outlaws seek revenge on the Sagwa?s creator. Original
Theme
Tone
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10551296
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fischl, Eric Scott
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medicine shows
  • Physicians
  • Quacks and quackery
Target audience
adult
Label
Dr Potter's medicine show, Eric Scott Fischl
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"An Angry Robot paperback original"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20856754
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
348 pages
Isbn
9780857666383
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn949639932
  • (OCoLC)949639932
Label
Dr Potter's medicine show, Eric Scott Fischl
Publication
Note
"An Angry Robot paperback original"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20856754
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
348 pages
Isbn
9780857666383
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn949639932
  • (OCoLC)949639932

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