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William Faulkner

Author: Carolyn Porter
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Series: Lives and legacies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this newest volume in Oxford's Lives and Legacies series, Carolyn Porter, a leading authority on William Faulkner, offers an account of Faulkner's life and work, with special focus on the twelve-year period when he wrote some of the finest novels in American literature. Porter illuminates the importance of Faulkner's legacy not only for American literature, but also for world literature, and reveals how Faulkner  Read more...
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Porter, Carolyn, 1946-
William Faulkner.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007
(DLC) 2006039181
(OCoLC)76871412
Named Person: William Faulkner; William Faulkner; William Faulkner
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Carolyn Porter
ISBN: 9780198042396 0198042396 0195310497 9780195310498 9781429486972 142948697X 9786611163594 661116359X
OCLC Number: 170178596
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 199 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Youth and apprenticeship: The sound and the fury --
The major years, part I: As I lay dying, Sanctuary, & Light in August --
The major years, part II: Absalom, Absalom! and Go down, Moses --
Snopes and beyond: The Hamlet.
Series Title: Lives and legacies.
Responsibility: Carolyn Porter.
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At once comprehensive and succinct, Carolyn Porter's life of Faulkner is the best critical introduction to America's greatest modern writer. * Eric Sundquist, author of Strangers in the Land * Read more...

 
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