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As I Lay Dying

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Publisher Comments:

At the heart of this 1930 novel is the Bundren family's bizarre journey to Jefferson to bury Addie, their wife and mother. Faulkner lets each family member--including Addie--and others along the way tell their private responses to Addie's life.

About the Author

William Faulkner was born in New Albany, Mississippi, on September 25, 1897. Faulkner had begun writing poems when he was a schoolboy and published a poetry collection in 1924 at his own expense. In 1950, Faulkner traveled to Sweden to accept the 1949 Nobel Prize for Literature. He died of a heart attack on July 6, 1962.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780394702544
Publisher:
Vintage
Location:
New York :
Author:
Faulkner, William
Subject:
Family life
Subject:
Literary
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Corr. ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage International
Series Volume:
no. 96-641
Publication Date:
1964
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
8 x 5.15 x .6 in .45 lb

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