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Faulkner, William 1897-1962

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The sound and the fury : the corrected text by William Faulkner ( Book )
360 editions published between 1929 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 10,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells the tragic times of the Compson family, including beautiful, rebellious Caddy; manchild Benjy; haunted, neurotic Quentin; Jason, the brutal cynic; and Dilsey, their Black servant
Light in August : the corrected text by William Faulkner ( Book )
355 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 9,873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joe Christmas does not know whether he is black or white. Faulkner makes of Joe's tragedy a powerful indictment of racism; at the same time Joe's life is a study of the divided self and becomes a symbol of 20th century man. Light in August is the story od Lena Grove's search for the father of her unborn child, and features one of Faulkner's most memorable characters: Joe Christmas, a desperate drifter consumed by his mixed ancestry
As I lay dying : the corrected text by William Faulkner ( Book )
236 editions published between 1930 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 8,839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the heart of this 1930 novel is the Bundren family's bizarre journey to Jefferson to bury Addie, their wife and mother. Faulkner lets each family member--including Addie--and others along the way tell their private responses to Addie's life. As I Lay Dying is the harrowing, darkly comic tale of the Bundren family's trek across Mississippi to bury Addie, their wife and mother, as told by each of the family members--including Addie herself
Absalom, Absalom! by William Faulkner ( Book )
186 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 5,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Thomas Sutpen, an enigmatic stranger who came to Jefferson in the early 1830s to wrest his mansion out of the muddy bottoms of the north Mississippi wilderness. He was a man, Faulkner said, "who wanted sons and the sons destroyed him."
Sanctuary by William Faulkner ( Book )
206 editions published between 1930 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 5,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Southern story of cruelty and perversion, about a young college girl who falls under the spell of a gangster bootlegger. Precedes "Requiem for a Nun."
Go down, Moses by William Faulkner ( Book )
193 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 5,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes the novella The bear
The reivers : a reminiscence by William Faulkner ( Book )
89 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of a Mississippi innocent who, with two older friends, "borrows" his grandfather's automobile one day in 1905 and heads for Memphis
Intruder in the dust by William Faulkner ( Book )
192 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 4,996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the events that surround the murder of a white man in a volatile Southern community
Collected stories of William Faulkner by William Faulkner ( Book )
50 editions published between 1930 and 2008 in English and held by 4,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forty-two American short stories
The hamlet by William Faulkner ( Book )
121 editions published between 1931 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the growing power of Flem Snopes, a white-trash farmer, in the Mississippi town of Frenchman's Bend
A fable by William Faulkner ( Book )
76 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An allegorical story of World War I set in the trenches in France and dealing ostensibly with a mutiny in a French regiment
The mansion by William Faulkner ( Book )
82 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The third volume in Faulkner's Snopes trilogy, tracing the downfall of that family
The town by William Faulkner ( Book )
65 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the second volume of Faulkner's trilogy about the Snopes family, his symbol for the grasping, destructive element in the post-bellum South. The story of Flem Snopes' ruthless struggle to take over the town of Jefferson, Mississippi, the book is rich in typically Faulknerian episodes of humor and of profundity
Sartoris by William Faulkner ( Book )
152 editions published between 1920 and 2005 in 13 languages and held by 3,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grief-stricken World War I veteran takes his own life after his son is born
The unvanquished by William Faulkner ( Book )
148 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bayard Sartoris returns from the battlefields of the Civil War and tries to build his family and his fortune
The portable Faulkner by William Faulkner ( Book )
101 editions published between 1946 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of excerpts from longer works. For other editions, see Author Catalog
Requiem for a nun by William Faulkner ( Book )
115 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In order to save a nurse convicted of murder, Temple Stevens decides to confess that she killed her own daughter
New Orleans sketches by William Faulkner ( Book )
57 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1925 William Faulkner began his professional writing career in earnest while living in the French Quarter of New Orleans. He had published a volume of poetry (The Marble Faun), had written a few book reviews, and had contributed sketches to the University of Mississippi student newspaper. He had served a stint in the Royal Canadian Air Corps and while working in a New Haven bookstore had become acquainted with the wife of the writer Sherwood Anderson. In his first six months in New Orleans, where the Andersons were living, Faulkner made his initial foray into serious fiction writing. Here
Soldiers' pay by William Faulkner ( Book )
126 editions published between 1926 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a wounded war veteran and how his return home affects the people he left behind
The Faulkner reader; selections from the works of William Faulkner by William Faulkner ( Book )
27 editions published between 1931 and 1971 in English and held by 2,905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Trueblood, Ernest V., 1897-1962

Fāknir, Vīlīyām, 1897-1962
Falkner, William
Falkner, William, 1897-1962
Falkner, William Cuthbert
Falkner, William Cuthbert, 1897-1962
Falkner, William Cuthbert 1897-1962 Frueherer Name
Falkner William Harrison Cuthbert 1897-1962
Faulker, William
Faulkner, William
Faulkner, William, 1896-
Faulkner, William Cuthbert
Faulkner, William Harrison.
Fo-kʿo-na 1897-1962
Fo-kʿo-na, Wei-lien 1897-1962
Fokner.
Fokner, Uiliem
Fokner, V.
Fokner, Vilijam.
Fokner, Viljem
Foḳner, Ṿilyam, 1897-1962
Fōkunā, Wiriamu, 1897-1962
Folkner, ... 1897-1962
Folkner, Uiliam
Folkner, Uilʹi︠a︡m, 1897-1962
Folkner, Uil'jam.
Folkner, Uilʹjam 1897-1962
Folkneris, Viljamas 1897-1962
Folkners, Viljams, 1897-1962
Folqner, Wīlīʿam 1897-1962
Fu-kʿo-na 1897-1962
Fu-kʿo-na, Wei-lien 1897-1962
Fūknār, Wilyam, 1897-1962
Fūknir, Willyam, 1897-1962
K_apākn_ar, Villiyam 1897-1962
K̲apākn̲ar, Villiyam, 1897-1962
Phōkner, Ouilliam, 1897-1962
Phokner, Quiliam
Phokner, Quiliam 1897-1962
Pʿolkneri, Uiliam 1897-1962
Pʿookʿŭnŏ, Willi 1897-1962
Pʻookʻŭnŏ, William, 1897-1962
Trueblood, Ernest V.
Trueblood Ernest V. 1897-1962
Trueblood, Ernest V. 1897-1962 Pseudonym
William Faulkner
Фолкнер, Уильям, 1897-1962
פולקנר, ויליאם נ., 1897-1962
פולקנר, וילים נ., 1897-1962
פוקנר
פוקנר, וויליאם
פוקנר, ויליאם, 1897־1962
פוקנר, ויליאם, 1987־1962
פוקנר, וילים, 1897-1962
פוקנר, ןיליאם
فوكنر، وليم، 1897-1962
وليم فولكنر، 1897-1962
フォークナー, ウィリアム
フォークナァ
福克纳威廉, 1897-1962
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