Download e-book for kindle: Collected Stories (Vintage International) by William Faulkner

By William Faulkner

ISBN-10: 0679764038

ISBN-13: 9780679764038

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“I’m a failed poet. perhaps each novelist desires to write poetry first, reveals he can’t after which attempts the quick tale that is the main challenging shape after poetry. And failing that, merely then does he soak up novel writing.” —William Faulkner
Winner of the nationwide booklet Award

Forty-two tales make up this magisterial assortment through the author who stands on the top of contemporary American fiction. Compressing an epic expanse of imaginative and prescient into not easy and wounding narratives, Faulkner’s tales evoke the intimate textures of position, the deep strata of background and legend, and the entire worry, brutality, and tenderness of the human situation. those stories are set not just in Yoknapatawpha County, yet in Beverly Hills and in France in the course of global warfare I. they're populated through such characters because the Faulknerian archetypes Flem Snopes and Quentin Compson, in addition to by means of traditional women and men who emerge so sharply and indelibly in those pages that they dwarf the protagonists of such a lot novels.

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