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The Resource Light in August, William Faulkner

Light in August, William Faulkner

Label
Light in August
Title
Light in August
Statement of responsibility
William Faulkner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Simon McEachern, the puritanical farmer who rears Joe, frequently whips the boy, and Joe leaves home after savagely beating Simon. Joe then wanders for 15 years, eventually settling in with a white woman devoted to aiding blacks, Joanna Burden. But her evangelism is a reminder to Joe of Simon's; still damaged from his upbringing, Joe murders Joanna. Joe flees but a companion reveals his whereabouts and he is killed and castrated
Cataloging source
DLC
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1897-1962
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Faulkner, William
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ3.F272
  • PS3511.A86
LC item number
Li
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Racially mixed people
  • Pregnant women
  • Drifters
  • Mississippi
Label
Light in August, William Faulkner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14346777
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
378 pages
Lccn
32025588
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (PPL)89BE8E53A327412799E405BFAF2D55C8
  • (OCoLC)4203422
Label
Light in August, William Faulkner
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14346777
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
378 pages
Lccn
32025588
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (PPL)89BE8E53A327412799E405BFAF2D55C8
  • (OCoLC)4203422

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