Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

a manuscript or piece of writing material on which the original writing has been effaced to make room for later writing but of which traces remain

4

it’s been configured and reconfigured over the years since into a drywall palimpsest

—p.4 by Thomas Pynchon
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it’s been configured and reconfigured over the years since into a drywall palimpsest

—p.4 by Thomas Pynchon
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3 months, 4 weeks ago

(noun) a coquettish maid or frivolous young woman in comedies / (noun) an actress who plays such a part / (noun) a soprano who sings supporting roles in comic opera

25

the fastmouthed soubrette, the heavy lifter, the practical elf

—p.25 by Thomas Pynchon
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3 months, 4 weeks ago

the fastmouthed soubrette, the heavy lifter, the practical elf

—p.25 by Thomas Pynchon
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3 months, 4 weeks ago

(adjective) true genuine

27

Heidi’s idea of the echt Latina seemed to be Natalie Wood in West Side Story

—p.27 by Thomas Pynchon
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3 months, 4 weeks ago

Heidi’s idea of the echt Latina seemed to be Natalie Wood in West Side Story

—p.27 by Thomas Pynchon
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3 months, 4 weeks ago

calm, dependable, and showing little emotion or animation

27

trying to pass as just another stolid example of Upper West Side apartment house

—p.27 by Thomas Pynchon
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trying to pass as just another stolid example of Upper West Side apartment house

—p.27 by Thomas Pynchon
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(adverb or adjective) at an equal rate or pace

54

A subsequent coolness, pari passu with the dotcom billionaire’s revenue growth no doubt, is said to’ve developed

on Ice and Tallis

—p.54 by Thomas Pynchon
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A subsequent coolness, pari passu with the dotcom billionaire’s revenue growth no doubt, is said to’ve developed

on Ice and Tallis

—p.54 by Thomas Pynchon
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3 months, 4 weeks ago

eager or quick to argue or fight; aggressively defiant

71

Truculent busboys splashed uneaten soup on them as they sped past

—p.71 by Thomas Pynchon
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3 months, 4 weeks ago

Truculent busboys splashed uneaten soup on them as they sped past

—p.71 by Thomas Pynchon
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3 months, 4 weeks ago

calm, dependable, and showing little emotion or animation

131

HORST CAN’T FIND the ice-cream flavor he really needs today and is showing signs of gathering impatience, alarming in one usually so stolid.

—p.131 by Thomas Pynchon
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3 months, 4 weeks ago

HORST CAN’T FIND the ice-cream flavor he really needs today and is showing signs of gathering impatience, alarming in one usually so stolid.

—p.131 by Thomas Pynchon
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3 months, 4 weeks ago

a green or bluish patina formed on copper, brass, or bronze surfaces when exposed to air

205

during the daytime, whatever the sun’s angle, admitting the same verdigris light

—p.205 by Thomas Pynchon
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3 months, 4 weeks ago

during the daytime, whatever the sun’s angle, admitting the same verdigris light

—p.205 by Thomas Pynchon
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3 months, 4 weeks ago

(noun) a crystalline alkaloid compound C8H7N that is a decomposition product of proteins containing tryptophan, that can be made synthetically, and that is used in perfumes / (noun) a derivative of indole

207

what forensic Noses like to call the deathmask, the way the indoles of bodily decay assume precedence over all other notes that might be present

huh

—p.207 by Thomas Pynchon
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3 months, 4 weeks ago

what forensic Noses like to call the deathmask, the way the indoles of bodily decay assume precedence over all other notes that might be present

huh

—p.207 by Thomas Pynchon
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3 months, 4 weeks ago

(adjective) deficient in color; wan / (adjective) lacking sparkle or liveliness; dull

221

Their skins in the spill from this fluorescent indigo lighting register the same pallid hue, as if permanently stained from too much cathode radiation.

—p.221 by Thomas Pynchon
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3 months, 4 weeks ago

Their skins in the spill from this fluorescent indigo lighting register the same pallid hue, as if permanently stained from too much cathode radiation.

—p.221 by Thomas Pynchon
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3 months, 4 weeks ago