[PW] "Iiable" used as a noun in "The Univited"

ADSGarson O'Toole adsgarsonotoole at gmail.com
Sat Oct 15 21:24:18 PDT 2016


Here is more evidence supporting "stable". According to the HathiTrust
search engine the 1942 edition "The Uninvited" from The Literary Guild
of America contains a match for the phrase using "stable" instead of
"liable". I have not checked this edition on paper.

Year: 1942
Book Title: The Uninvited
Author: Dorothy Macardle.
Publisher: New York, The Literary Guild of America, 1942.
Database: HathiTrust; metadata from HathiTrust; data may be
inaccurate; no snippets are visible; not yet verified on paper

http://hdl.handle.net/2027/mdp.39015018621212

[Begin search results]
HathiTrust Showing 1 - 1 of 1 Results for "out-houses, and a stable
opened on to the drive"
 p.5 - 1 matching term

Your search for "liable opened on to the drive" did not match any
pages in this item.
[End search results]

Gillian Wiseman wrote:
> I was unable to find a viewable text of the original, but here's an audiorecording
> of it, of which the first two chapters are free to download as an MP3.
> http://www.sffaudio.com/forgotten-classics-the-uninvited-by-dorothy-macardle/

The SFFAudio blog referenced episodes that had been recorded for the
Forgotten Classics website; unfortunately, that website now states
that the episodes for "The Uninvited" have been removed.

http://hcforgottenclassics.blogspot.com/search/label/The%20Uninvited

[Begin excerpt]
Dorothy Macardle
The Uninvited
It turns out that The Uninvited was still under copyright so episodes
98-110 have been taken down. My apologies but please do go seek out
the book.
[End excerpt]

Garson


More information about the Project-Wombat-Open mailing list