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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [Cambridgeshire], New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Faulkner, William, 1897-1962

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 149-151.

Statementedited by Michael Millgate.
SeriesThe American novel
ContributionsMillgate, Michael.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3511.A86 L5754 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 151 p. ;
Number of Pages151
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2738637M
ISBN 100521308143, 0521313325
LC Control Number86033398

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