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The sound and the fury

Author: William Faulkner
Publisher: New York : Vintage, ©1956.
Series: A Vintage book, V-5
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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First published in 1929, Faulkner created his "heart's darling," the beautiful and tragic Caddy Compson, whose story Faulkner told through separate monologues by her three brothers--the idiot Benjy, the neurotic suicidal Quentin and the monstrous Jason. The novel reveals the story of the disintegration of the Compson family, doomed inhabitants of Faulkner's mythical Yoknapatawpha County, through the interior  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Faulkner
OCLC Number: 4547023
Notes: Massey 323 ; Petersen A6j.
Description: 336 pages ; 19 cm.
Series Title: A Vintage book, V-5
Responsibility: by William Faulkner ; with a new appendix as a foreword by the author.

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First published in 1929, Faulkner created his "heart's darling," the beautiful and tragic Caddy Compson, whose story Faulkner told through separate monologues by her three brothers--the idiot Benjy, the neurotic suicidal Quentin and the monstrous Jason. The novel reveals the story of the disintegration of the Compson family, doomed inhabitants of Faulkner's mythical Yoknapatawpha County, through the interior monologues of the idiot Benjy and his brothers, Quentin and Jason.

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