A Fable (MP3 CD)

By William Faulkner, Kevin Pariseau (Performed by)
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Description


This novel won both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award in 1955. An allegorical story of World War I, set in the trenches in France and dealing ostensibly with a mutiny in a French regiment, it was originally considered a sharp departure for Faulkner. Recently it has come to be recognized as one of his major works and an essential part of the Faulkner oeuvre.

For range of effect, philosophical weight, originality of style, variety of characterization, humor, and tragic intensity, Faulkner's works] are without equal in our time and country.
Robert Penn Warren

No man ever put more of his heart and soul into the written word than did William Faulkner.
Eudora Welty.

About the Author


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, Light in August, 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.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781455859771
ISBN-10: 145585977X
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Publication Date: December 6th, 2011
Language: English