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As I lay dying

Author: William Faulkner
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2004, ©1930.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
As the desires, fears and rivalries of this family are revealed in the vernacular speech of the South, the author builds up an impression as epic as the Old Testament. This story is one of Faulkner's simplest and considered by many to be a masterpiece.

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Genre/Form: Classical fiction
Domestic fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Faulkner
ISBN: 0099479311 9780099479314 0701106654 9780701106652
OCLC Number: 635370823
Notes: Originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 1935.
Description: 248 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: William Faulkner.


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A masterpiece of dark humour * Daily Express * The greatest American writers of the last century were William Faulkner and Saul Bellow...As I Lay Dying and The Adventures of Augie March: it's hard to Read more...

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