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The "Cold Sophie" of Gravity's Rainbow

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Arnd Bohm

Carleton University
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Part 3 of Gravity's Rainbow begins with a set of references to the Eis-Heiligen, or "ice-saints," so called ironically because their feast days often coincide with the last frost days in a late spring. Unlike standard saints, their interventions for good cannot be relied upon.
How to Cite: Bohm, A., (2002). The "Cold Sophie" of Gravity's Rainbow. Pynchon Notes. (50-51), pp.118–121. DOI: http://doi.org/10.16995/pn.75
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Published on 22 Sep 2002.
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