Faulkner: Collected Stories

Faulkner: Collected Stories

Paperback Vintage International

By (author) William Faulkner

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  • Publisher: Vintage Books
  • Format: Paperback | 900 pages
  • Dimensions: 132mm x 198mm x 41mm | 612g
  • Publication date: 1 November 1995
  • Publication City/Country: New York
  • ISBN 10: 0679764038
  • ISBN 13: 9780679764038
  • Edition statement: Reissue
  • Sales rank: 86,676

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This magisterial collection of short works by Nobel Prize-winning author William Faulkner reminds readers of his ability to compress his epic vision into narratives as hard and wounding as bullets. Among the 42 selections in this book are such classics as "A Bear Hunt, " "A Rose for Emily, " Two Soldiers, " and "The Brooch."

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William Cuthbert Faulkner was born in 1897 and raised in Oxford, Mississippi, where he spent most of his life. One of the towering figures of American literature, he is the author of "The Sound and the Fury," "Absalom, Absalom!," and "As I Lay Dying," among many other remarkable books. Faulkner was awarded the Nobel Prize in 1950 and France's Legion of Honor in 1951. He died in 1962.

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"No man ever put more of his heart and soul into the written word than did William Faulkner. If you want to know all you can about that heart and soul, the fiction where he put it is still right there." --Eudora Welty "For all his concern with the South, Faulkner was actually seeking out the nature of man. Thus we must turn to him for that continuity of moral purpose which made for greatness of our classics." --Ralph Ellison

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This magisterial collection of short works by Nobel Prize-winning author William Faulkner reminds readers of his ability to compress his epic vision into narratives as hard and wounding as bullets. Among the 42 selections in this book are such classics as "A Bear Hunt," "A Rose for Emily," Two Soldiers," and "The Brooch."