By William Faulkner
Selected through the fashionable Library as one of many a hundred most sensible novels of all time
From the fashionable Library’s new set of fantastically repackaged hardcover classics through William Faulkner—also on hand are Snopes, As I Lay demise, gentle in August, Absalom, Absalom!, and Selected brief Stories
The Sound and the Fury, first released in 1929, could be William Faulkner’s maximum e-book. It used to be instantly praised for its cutting edge narrative method, and comparisons have been made with Joyce and Dostoyevsky, however it didn't obtain well known acclaim until eventually the past due forties, almost immediately ahead of Faulkner obtained the Nobel Prize for Literature.
the radical unearths the tale of the disintegration of the Compson kin, doomed population of Faulkner’s legendary Yoknapatawpha County, during the inside monologues of the fool Benjy and his brothers, Quentin and Jason. that includes a brand new Foreword through Marilynne Robinson, this version follows the textual content corrected in 1984 by way of Faulkner professional Noel Polk and corresponds as heavily as attainable to the author’s unique intentions. incorporated is also the Appendix that Faulkner wrote for The moveable Faulkner in 1946, which he known as the “key to the full book.”
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