William Faulkner: The Contemporary Reviews
This book, the first comprehensive collection of contemporary published reactions to the writing of William Faulkner from 1926 to 1962, documents the response of reviewers to specific works, and chronicles the development of Faulkner's reputation among the nation's book reviewers. The material presented here clarifies the development of Faulkner's literary career and provides a fuller understanding of the part played by book reviewing in the sales, promotion, and success of American literature.
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William Faulkner: The Contemporary Reviews
This book, the first comprehensive collection of contemporary published reactions to the writing of William Faulkner from 1926 to 1962, documents the response of reviewers to specific works, and chronicles the development of Faulkner's reputation among the nation's book reviewers. The material presented here clarifies the development of Faulkner's literary career and provides a fuller understanding of the part played by book reviewing in the sales, promotion, and success of American literature.
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William Faulkner: The Contemporary Reviews

William Faulkner: The Contemporary Reviews

William Faulkner: The Contemporary Reviews

William Faulkner: The Contemporary Reviews

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This book, the first comprehensive collection of contemporary published reactions to the writing of William Faulkner from 1926 to 1962, documents the response of reviewers to specific works, and chronicles the development of Faulkner's reputation among the nation's book reviewers. The material presented here clarifies the development of Faulkner's literary career and provides a fuller understanding of the part played by book reviewing in the sales, promotion, and success of American literature.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780521060035
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 02/04/2008
Series: American Critical Archives , #5
Pages: 604
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.18(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; Acknowledgements; The Marble Faun; Soldiers' Pay; Mosquitoes; Sartoris; The Sound and the Fury; As I Lay Dying; Sanctuary; These Thirteen; Salmagundi; Miss Zilphia Gant; Light in August; A Green Bough; Doctor Martino and Other Stories; Pylon; Absalom! Absalom!; The Unvanquished; The Wild Palms; The Hamlet; Go Down, Moses and Other Stories; The Portable Faulkner; Intruder in the Dust; Knight's Gambit; Collected Stories; Notes on a Horsethief; Requiem for a Nun; Mirrors of Chartres Street; A Fable; The Faulkner Reader; Big Woods; The Town; New Orleans Sketches; Three Famous Short Novels; The Mansion; The Reivers.
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