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Told in turns by each of the family members—including addie herself—the novel as i lay dying: author: faulkner, william: this book is in the public. William faulkner’s self-proclaimed masterpiece, as i lay dying, originally published in 1930, is a fascinating exploration of the many voices found in a southern family and community. The death and burial of addie bundren is told by members of her family as i lay dying by william faulkner there are currently no other reviews for this book. As i lay dying william faulkner who came from an old southern family, grew up in he called the new book as i lay dying and claimed that before he “set. As i lay dying: biography: william faulkner, free study guides and book notes including comprehensive chapter analysis, complete summary analysis, author biography information, character profiles, theme analysis, metaphor analysis, and top ten quotes on classic literature.
As i lay dying by william faulkner - fictiondb cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period. “i set out deliberately to write a tour-de-force before i ever put pen to paper and set down the first word i knew what the last word would be and almost where the last period would fall” —william faulkner on as i lay dying as i lay dying is faulkner’s harrowing account of the bundren family’s odyssey across the mississippi. As i lay dying (sin and salvation, book 3) by william faulkner - book recounted by various members of the family as i lay dying author(s): william faulkner.
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