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Absalom, Absalom! : the corrected text / William Faulkner.

Author/Creator:
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962.
Publication:
New York : Vintage Books, 1990.
Format/Description:
Book
313 pages, [2] pages of plates : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Edition:
Vintage international ed.
Series:
Vintage International (Series)
Vintage international
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Subjects:
Sutpen family (Fictitious characters) -- Fiction.
Plantation life -- Fiction.
Mississippi -- Fiction.
Local subjects:
Historical fiction. (search)
Domestic fiction. (search)
Form/Genre:
Domestic fiction.
Historical fiction.
Summary:
The story of Thomas Sutpen, an enigmatic stranger who came to Jefferson in the early 1830s to wrest his mansion out of the muddy bottoms of the north Mississippi wilderness. He was a man, Faulkner said, "who wanted sons and the sons destroyed him." Faulkner's classic story of Thomas Sutpen, an enigmatic stranger who came to Jefferson in the early 1830s to wrest his mansion out of the muddy bottoms of the north Mississippi wilderness, is now available in a corrected text Vintage Edition.
Contents:
Absalom, Absalom!
The Unvanquished
If I Forget Thee, Jerusalem [The Wild Palms]
The Hamlet.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copies 1 & 2)
Penn Chronology:
1990
Contributor:
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0679732187
9780679732181
OCLC:
21562012