FAULKNER READER

Front Cover
Random House Publishing Group, Aug 10, 2011 - Fiction - 688 pages
0 Reviews
With a Foreword by the author. The Sound and the Fury, selections from other novels, three novellas, nine stories, the Nobel Prize address, etc.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

THE FAULKNER READER

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Three decades of Faulkner's writing are spanned in these selections he has made from his own work. His Foreword, in which he sums up his Credo- that the writer writes "to uplift man's heart", was ... Read full review

Contents

That Evening Sun
Turnabout
Shingles for the Lord
A Justice
Wash
An Odor of Verbena
Percy Grimm
The Courthouse

Dry September

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2011)

William Faulkner (1897-1962) was an American novelist and short-story writer who was awarded the Nobel Prize in literature in 1949. He is recognized as one of the greatest American writers. His masterpieces include The Sound and the Fury, As I Lay Dying, Sanctuary, Light in August, The Hamlet, and The Reivers.

Bibliographic information