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The Resource Faulkner's short fiction, James Ferguson

Faulkner's short fiction, James Ferguson

Label
Faulkner's short fiction
Title
Faulkner's short fiction
Statement of responsibility
James Ferguson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This comprehensive overview of William Faulkner's short fiction is a systematic study of this body of work, which Faulkner produced over a period of forty years. The author examines Faulkner's struggle to master the special problems posed by the genre. The book is organized topically. A chronological survey of Faulkner's career as a writer of short fiction is followed by chapters devoted to aspects of Faulkner's craft: thematic patterns, points of view, and other technical and formal patterns. The author offers a frank assessment of Faulkner's failures and successes as a writer of short fiction
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1928-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ferguson, James
Dewey number
813/.52
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3511.A86
LC item number
Z78323 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Faulkner, William
  • Faulkner, William
  • Faulkner, William
  • Faulkner, William
  • Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 -- Criticism and interpretation
  • Fiction
  • Short story
  • Nouvelle
  • Fiction
  • Short story
  • Kurzgeschichte
  • Short story
Label
Faulkner's short fiction, James Ferguson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • "Bibliography of Faulkner's short fiction": pages 187-198
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-228) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- A note on documentation and related matters -- Abbreviations for Faulkner's texts -- Introduction -- 1. The career -- Faulkner on short fiction -- The periods: The first period ; The second period ; The third period ; The fourth period -- 2. Patterns -- The theme of solipsism -- The prelapsarian -- Children -- Initiation: sexual and otherwise -- Love relationships: triangles and wronged women -- The quest for justice -- The idée fixe -- Self-abnegation -- Abstractions -- 3. Point of view -- Selective omniscience -- The third-person limited -- The first person -- 4. Form -- Learning the genre -- Handling time -- Beginnings and endings -- Achieving coherence -- Weaknesses -- 5. Stories and Books -- Collecting stories -- Stories into novels -- Novels and stories: patterns -- Novels and stories: techniques -- Conclusion -- Bibliography of Faulkner's short fiction -- Notes -- Works cited -- Selected list of additional works consulted -- Index
Control code
ocm22508820
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 238 pages
Isbn
9780870496950
Lccn
90049655
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o22508820
  • (OCoLC)22508820
Label
Faulkner's short fiction, James Ferguson
Publication
Bibliography note
  • "Bibliography of Faulkner's short fiction": pages 187-198
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-228) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- A note on documentation and related matters -- Abbreviations for Faulkner's texts -- Introduction -- 1. The career -- Faulkner on short fiction -- The periods: The first period ; The second period ; The third period ; The fourth period -- 2. Patterns -- The theme of solipsism -- The prelapsarian -- Children -- Initiation: sexual and otherwise -- Love relationships: triangles and wronged women -- The quest for justice -- The idée fixe -- Self-abnegation -- Abstractions -- 3. Point of view -- Selective omniscience -- The third-person limited -- The first person -- 4. Form -- Learning the genre -- Handling time -- Beginnings and endings -- Achieving coherence -- Weaknesses -- 5. Stories and Books -- Collecting stories -- Stories into novels -- Novels and stories: patterns -- Novels and stories: techniques -- Conclusion -- Bibliography of Faulkner's short fiction -- Notes -- Works cited -- Selected list of additional works consulted -- Index
Control code
ocm22508820
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 238 pages
Isbn
9780870496950
Lccn
90049655
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o22508820
  • (OCoLC)22508820

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