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The sound and the fury, William Faulkner

Label
The sound and the fury
Title
The sound and the fury
Statement of responsibility
William Faulkner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
First published in 1929, Faulkner created his "heart's darling," the beautiful and tragic Caddy Compson, whose story Faulkner told through separate monologues by her three brothers--the idiot Benjy, the neurotic suicidal Quentin and the monstrous Jason. From the Trade Paperback edition. The novel reveals the story of the disintegration of the Compson family, doomed inhabitants of Faulkner's mythical Yoknapatawpha County, through the interior monologues of the idiot Benjy and his brothers, Quentin and Jason
Summary
Retells the tragic times of the Compson family, including beautiful, rebellious Caddy; manchild Benjy; haunted, neurotic Quentin; Jason, the brutal cynic; and Dilsey, their Black servant
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
026857
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1897-1962
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Faulkner, William
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3511.A86
LC item number
S7 1992
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Modern library of the world's best books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • People with mental disabilities
  • African American women cooks
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
  • Illegitimate children
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Mississippi
Target audience
adult
Label
The sound and the fury, William Faulkner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Series statement from jacket
  • "The corrected text with Faulkner's appendix."
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Modern Library ed.
Extent
ix, 348 p.
Isbn
9780679600176
Lccn
92050217
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780679600176
  • (OCoLC)25788264
Label
The sound and the fury, William Faulkner
Publication
Note
  • Series statement from jacket
  • "The corrected text with Faulkner's appendix."
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Modern Library ed.
Extent
ix, 348 p.
Isbn
9780679600176
Lccn
92050217
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780679600176
  • (OCoLC)25788264

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