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Published by Scarecrow Press in Metuchen, N.J .
Written in English


  • Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 -- Bibliography.

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Edition Notes

Includes indexes.

Statementcompiled by Beatrice Ricks.
SeriesThe Scarecrow author bibliographies ;, no. 49
LC ClassificationsZ8288 .R53, PS3511.A86 .R53
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 657 p. ;
Number of Pages657
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4100806M
ISBN 100810813238
LC Control Number80015251

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