The story of an old Southern tragedy which befalls the Sutpen family.
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The story of Thomas Sutpen, an enigmatic stranger who came to Jefferson in the early 1830s to wrest his mansion out of the muddy bottoms of the north Mississippi wilderness. He was a man, Faulkner said, "who wanted sons and the sons destroyed him."
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William Cuthbert Faulkner was born in 1897 and raised in Oxford, Mississippi, where he spent most of his life. One of the towering figures of American literature, he is the author of The Sound and the Fury, Absalom, Absalom!, and As I Lay Dying, among many other remarkable books. Faulkner was awarded the Nobel Prize in 1950 and France’s Legion of Honor in 1951. He died in 1962.
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Book Description Random House, 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110394556348
Book Description Random House. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0394556348 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0136624
Book Description Random House, 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Corrected. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0394556348