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William Faulkner"s Absalom, Absalom!

Elisabeth Muhlenfeld

William Faulkner"s Absalom, Absalom!

a critical casebook

by Elisabeth Muhlenfeld

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mississippi
    • Subjects:
    • Faulkner, William, 1897-1962.,
    • Plantation life in literature.,
    • Mississippi -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 207-247.

      StatementElisabeth Muhlenfeld.
      SeriesGarland Faulkner casebooks ;, vol. 4, Garland Faulkner casebooks ;, v. 4.
      ContributionsFaulkner, William, 1897-1962.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3511.A86 A676 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxix, 247 p. ;
      Number of Pages247
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3507149M
      ISBN 100824092279
      LC Control Number82048497

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