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Novel by Faulkner, published in 1938. The first six of the seven chapters were originally published as short stories, all but one in The Saturday Evening Post.

Young Bayard Sartoris from his teens to his young manhood tells about his own experiences as well as the exploits of his father, Colonel John Sartoris, and other members of his clan during the Civil War and the resultant era of the collapse of the old Southern order.

Subjects: Literature.

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William Faulkner (1897—1962) American novelist