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William Faulkner
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FAULKNER READER (2011 edition), Random House LLC - ISBN: 9780307799890
William Faulkner
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William Faulkner: An Interpretatin, Stanford University Press - ISBN: 9780804719186


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Born: September 25, 1897

Died: July 6, 1962 (aged 64)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Novelist

Bio: William Cuthbert Faulkner was an American writer and Nobel Prize laureate from Oxford, Mississippi. Faulkner worked in a variety of media; he wrote novels, short stories, a play, poetry, essays and screenplays during his career.

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