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William Faulkner : Critical Heritage - John Bassett

William Faulkner

Critical Heritage

By: John Bassett (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 6th March 1997
ISBN: 9780415159333
Number Of Pages: 440

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William Faulkner (1897-1962). Writings include: "Absolom, Absolom , Intruder in the Dust, As I Lay Dying." Volume covers the period 1924-1957.

Introductionp. 1
Note on the Textp. 47
The Marble Faun (December 1924)
review, New Orleans Times-Picayune, January 1925p. 49
Soldiers' Pay (April 1926)
review, Nashville Tennessean, April 1926p. 52
review, New York Times Book Review, April 1926p. 54
review, New Orleans Times-Picayune, April 1926p. 56
review, Saturday Review of Literature, April 1926p. 57
preface to British edition, June 1930p. 59
review, Evening Standard, June 1930p. 61
Mosquitoes (May 1927)
review, New York Evening Post, June 1927p. 63
review, New York Herald Tribune Books, June 1927p. 66
review, Nashville Tennessean, July 1927p. 68
review, New York World, July 1927p. 69
Sartoris (January 1929)
review, Dallas Morning News, February 1929p. 71
review, New York Times Book Review, March 1929p. 74
The Sound and the Fury (October 1929)
pamphlet accompanying American edition, October 1929p. 76
review, Providence Sunday Journal, October 1929p. 81
review, Nashville Tennessean, November 1929p. 82
review, Southwest Review, Autumn 1929p. 85
review, Hound and Horn, April-June 1930p. 87
review, Sunday Referee, April 1931p. 90
review, Evening News, May 1931p. 91
As I Lay Dying (October 1930)
review, New York Times Book Review, October 1930p. 93
review, New Orleans Times-Picayune, October 1930p. 95
review, Observer, September 1935p. 97
review, Listener, October 1935p. 99
'Trying to Say,' Symposium, January 1931p. 101
Sanctuary (February 1931)
'The School of Cruelty,' Saturday Review of Literature, March 1931p. 107
review, Symposium, April 1931p. 111
review, Spectator, September 1931p. 114
review, Daily Telegraph, October 1931p. 115
'The Past and Future of William Faulkner,' Bookman, September 1931p. 118
from I Wanted To Write, April 1932p. 128
preface to Miss Zilphia Gant, June 1932p. 130
from American Literature, 1880-1930, 1932p. 133
Light in August (October 1932)
review, New York Sun, October 1932p. 136
review, Memphis Commercial Appeal, October 1932p. 138
review, Evening Standard, February 1933p. 140
review, Daily Mail, February 1933p. 142
review, Scrutiny, June 1933p. 143
'The Novels of William Faulkner,' Cambridge Review, March 1933p. 146
from The Art of the Novel, 1933p. 152
from The Great Tradition, 1933p. 155
'Tendencies of the Modern Novel,' Fortnightly Review, December 1933p. 158
Faulkner and Stribling, American Review, February 1934p. 160
'The Art of William Faulkner,' Nation, April 1934p. 163
'Faulkner in Moronia,' Literary America, May 1934p. 165
'An American Comedy,' Colophon, December 1934p. 170
'Contemporary Portraits,' Literary America, March 1935p. 173
Pylon (March 1935)
review, American Mercury, April 1935p. 176
review, Nation, April 1935p. 179
review, New Statesman and Nation, April 1935p. 181
review, Spectator, April 1935p. 183
parody, American Spectator, January 1936p. 185
from Creating the Modern American Novel, 1935p. 188
Absalom, Absalom! (October 1936)
review, Nashville Banner, October 1936p. 193
review, Nation, October 1936p. 195
'Witchcraft in Mississippi,' Saturday Review of Literature, October 1936p. 198
review, New Republic, November 1936p. 205
review, New Masses, November 1936p. 208
review, Salt Lake Tribune, November 1936p. 211
review, Pseudopodia, Fall 1936p. 213
review, Daily Telegraph, February 1937p. 216
'The Furies in Mississippi,' London Mercury, March 1937p. 218
The Unvanquished (February 1938)
review, New Republic, March 1938p. 221
'Southerner at Large,' Modern Monthly, March 1938p. 223
'The Two William Faulkners,' Canadian Forum, June 1938p. 226
The Wild Palms (January 1939)
review, New Masses, February 1939p. 230
review, North Georgia Review, Spring 1939p. 233
review, Listener, March 1939p. 235
from 'Faulkner's Mythology,' Kenyon Review, Summer 1939p. 238
from 'Wherefore This Southern Fiction?' Sewanee Review, October-December 1939p. 241
'William Faulkner: The Novel as Form,' Atlantic Monthly, November 1939p. 243
The Hamlet (April 1940)
review, New York Sun, April 1940p. 251
'Faulkner's New York Critics,' American Mercury, June 1940p. 253
review, Times Literary Supplement, September 1940p. 257
'The Snopes World,' Kenyon Review, Spring 1941p. 258
from The Modern Short Story, 1941p. 262
'Faulkner's Point of View,' College English, May 1941p. 264
'The Fiction of William Faulkner,' Southern Review, Summer 1941p. 276
from Writers in Crisis, 1942p. 290
Go Down, Moses and Other Stories (May 1942)
review, Nation, May 1942p. 296
review, Times Literary Supplement, October 1942p. 299
'William Faulkner's Legend of the South,' Sewanee Review, Summer 1945p. 301
'Cowley's Faulkner,' New Republic, August 1946p. 314
Faulkner and the Negro, 1946p. 328
Intruder in the Dust (September 1948)
review, New Yorker, October 1948p. 332
review, Hudson Review, Winter 1949p. 339
review, Arizona Quarterly, Spring 1949p. 343
review, New Statesman and Nation, October 1949p. 347
'The Stone and the Crucifixion: Faulkner's Light in August,' Kenyon Review, Autumn 1948p. 350
'The World of William Faulkner,' Arizona Quarterly, Spring 1949p. 361
Collected Stories of William Faulkner (August 1950)
review, New York Herald Tribune Weekly Book Review, August 1950p. 372
'William Faulkner: An American Dickens,' Commentary, October 1950p. 378
'Nature Myth in Faulkner's "The Bear",' American Literature, March 1952p. 385
'Faulkner as Elegist,' Hudson Review, Summer 1954p. 395
Bibliography: A Selected List of Additional Articles on Faulkner, 1931-50
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ISBN: 9780415159333
ISBN-10: 0415159334
Series: Critical Heritage
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 440
Published: 6th March 1997
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.59 x 13.97  x 2.87
Weight (kg): 0.7
Edition Number: 1