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The Faulkner reader selections from the works of William Faulkner. by William Faulkner

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Published by Modern Library in New York .
Written in English



  • Mississippi


  • Yoknapatawpha County (Imaginary place) -- Fiction,
  • Mississippi -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

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Edition Notes

SeriesThe Modern library of the world"s best books. [A Modern library giant, G82]
LC ClassificationsPS3511.A86 A6 1959
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 682 p.
Number of Pages682
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6269325M
LC Control Number59005911

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