Baker & Taylor Alphabetically-arranged entries provide information about Faulkner's life and work, covering his novels, short fiction, poetry, essays, reviews, speeches, screenplays, letters, and his family, friends, and associates.
Book News This reference covers the life and work of William Faulkner. The alphabetically-arranged entries present his work in a number of genres such as novels, short fiction, poetry, essays and reviews, speeches, screenplays, and letters. Other topics include Faulkner's family, friends and acquaintances; characters in his fiction, prominent places in his life, periodicals and publishing houses that featured his work; critical and popular reception of his writing; historical events and social issues that influenced his work, such as the Civil War and slavery; theatrical and cinematic adaptations; his presence in the film industry; associations with other writers; and his Nobel Prize acceptance speech. Contains about 25 b&w photographs. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)