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Critical Essays on William Faulkner: The McCaslin Family (Critical Essays on American Literature) Hardcover – Large Print, October, 1990


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Product Details

  • Series: Critical Essays on American Literature
  • Hardcover: 288 pages
  • Publisher: G K Hall; large type edition edition (October 1990)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0816188955
  • ISBN-13: 978-0816188956
  • Product Dimensions: 6.3 x 1.1 x 9.7 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.4 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #4,503,719 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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This volume provides a historical record of critical reaction to one of William Faukner's most important fictional families, the McCaslins. The book contains a section on the resources Faulkner used in creating his characters, a number of reprinted essays about the family, an important appendix containing Faulkner's geneology for the family and related documents. Among the authors of reprinted essays are Booker T. Washington, Charles V. Chesnutt, John Faulkner, Thadious M. Davis, Lee Jenkins, and Walter Taylor. In addition to Arthur F. Kinney's survey of criticism in the introduction, there are also sixoriginal essays commissione specifically for publication in this volume, studies by Nick Gidley, Panthea Reid Broughton, Albert J. Devlin, Elisabeth Muhlenfeld, Bernard W. Bell, and Richard H. King. We are confident that this book will make a permanent and significant contribution to American Literary study.

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