Novels 1942-1954: Go Down, Moses, Intruder in the Dust, Requiem for a Nun, A Fable (Library of America)

Novels 1942-1954: Go Down, Moses, Intruder in the Dust, Requiem for a Nun, A Fable (Library of America)

by William Faulkner
     
 

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The library of America is dedicated to publishing America's best and most significant writing in handsome, enduring volumes, featuring authoritative texts. Hailed as the "finest-looking, longest-lasting editions ever made" (The New Republic), Library of America volumes make a fine gift for any occasion. Now, with exactly one hundred volumes to choose from, there is a perfect gift for everyone.

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Library Journal
This third volume of Faulkner's works to join the venerable Library of America contains the novels Go Down, Moses, Intruder in the Dust, Requim for a Nun, and A Fable. The volume incorporates texts restored by editor Polk to Faulkner's original vision sans early editorial deletions and alterations. Also included are notes by Blotner and a chronology of Faulkner's life. Essential for American literature collections.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780940450851
Publisher:
Library of America
Publication date:
10/28/1994
Series:
Library of America Series, #73
Pages:
1110
Sales rank:
294,575
Product dimensions:
5.23(w) x 8.20(h) x 1.40(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

William Faulkner (1897–1962) was born in Mississippi and was the recipient of the Nobel Prize for Literature and the Pulitzer Prize. 

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
September 25, 1897
Date of Death:
July 6, 1962
Place of Birth:
New Albany, Mississippi
Place of Death:
Byhalia, Mississippi

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