The Portable Faulkner (Ebook kindle) by William Faulkner


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  • The Portable Faulkner
  • William Faulkner
  • English
  • 07 October 2017
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10 thoughts on “The Portable Faulkner

  1. says:

    If you're curious about the powers of William Faulkner but you're intimidated by his long loopy sentences and dense structures which

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    I think I've read most of the stuff in here probably not all But the rating and review are specifically for The Bear which

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    This volume composed of short stories and full episodes from the novels by fan and critic Malcolm Cowley was apparently helpful to Faulkner's broader reception than any of his own individual novels This put Faulkner on the map with the normal reading public which means that all Faulkner criticism stems from Cowley's excellent notes in this

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    Stories They endured

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    All of these stories and sections of novels are set in Yoknapatawpha County Faulkner's fictional creation in MississippiThe author's achievement here is impressive with his creation of a sense of fluid time and overwhelming

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    Unlike most of the Viking Portables which are just an anthology of a particular author or group's work the Portable Faulkner

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    I highly recommend Malcolm Cowley's slicing dicing and rearranging the highlights of Faulkner's works Faulkner himself was very impressed with his editor's vision of his works and said so This book is the best way to dive into Faulkner's Yoknapatawpha god help with the spelling of that world County Because Faulkner re wrote so many

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    This is a collection of stories from several novels and shorts set in Faulkner's brainchild of Yoknapatawpha County There are several stories some stand outs being The Courthouse Was A Rose for Emily and the The Bear The Bear in pa

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    The best and worst of Faulkner You get the simple poignancy of the Compson family stories the spooky 'Southern G

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    The five stars are for Malcolm Cowley whose introductory comments were invaluable As for Faulkner himself I don't know what to say

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The Portable Faulkner

Single volume better conveys the scope of Faulkner's vision than The Portable Faulkner Edited by Malcolm Cowl. The best and worst of Faulkner You get the simple poignancy of the Compson family stories the spooky Southern Gothic in pieces like A Rose For Emily but also the needlessly incomprehensible rambling in Spotted Horses

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An South as a tragic legend of courage and cruelty gallantry and greed futile nobility and obscene crimes No. All of these stories and sections of novels are set in Yoknapatawpha County Faulkner s fictional creation in MississippiThe author s achievement here is impressive with his creation of a sense of fluid time and overwhelming detailI have never been enthusiastic regarding his prose style and often melodramatic plotsBut this book is as good as any to sample Faulkner and stories like The Bear contain all the elements that are notable in his work

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In prose of biblical grandeur and feverish intensity William Faulkner reconstructed the history of the Americ. I think I ve read most of the stuff in here probably not all But the rating and review are specifically for The Bear which I read years ago and a second time at least much recently The Bear is a terrific long short story novella if you will which is very representative of Faulkner s writing in many ways the setting the language the stream of consciousness style in certain places the references to the history of his mythical Mississippi county Even though I m sure I got out of the story in my 60s than I did in my 20s the fourth part of the story is dense with so much of the Faulkner mythos that it would reuire from someone like me careful study which I didn t do to get a clear picture of the relationships of the characters or even how they were related to the protagonist or even whether the protagonist in the earlier parts actually appeared in the fourth partI m sure this description will really turn off a few people which is okay Faulkner is probably not your Cenote even how they were related to the protagonist or Sottomissione even whether the protagonist in the Dragon Age: Hard in Hightown earlier parts actually appeared in the fourth partI m sure this description will really turn off a few people which is okay Faulkner is probably not your


About the Author: William Faulkner

William Cuthbert Faulkner was a Nobel Prize winning American novelist and short story writer One of the most influential writers of the twentieth century his reputation is based mostly on his novels novellas and short stories He was also a published poet and an occasional screenwriterThe majority of his works are set in his native state of Mississippi Though his work was published as early