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#DailyBookQuote 3Jul13 : William Faulkner’s As I lay dying…

#DailyBookQuote : 3Jul13

William Faulkner1 William Faulkner

–          William Faulkner (Sep 25, 1897 – Jul 6, 1962)

–          William Faulkner’s As I lay dying

As I Lay Dying is Faulkner’s harrowing account of the Bundren family‘s odyssey across the Mississippi countryside to bury Addie, their wife and mother. Told in turns by each of the family members, including Addie herself. The novel ranges in mood from dark comedy to the deepest pathos.

 

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