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The origins of Faulkner"s art by Judith L. Sensibar

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Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English


  • Faulkner, William, -- 1897-1962 -- Criticism and interpretation.

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Statementby Judith L. Sensibar.
LC ClassificationsPS3511.A86
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21236573M
ISBN 100292790201

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