CliffsNotes on Faulkner s Short Stories

Author: James L Roberts
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544181492
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. CliffsNotes on Faulkner’s Short Stories explores five of William Faulkner’s psychologically complex narratives: A Rose for Emily, That Evening Sun, Barn Burning, Dry September, and Spotted Horses. Follow a common thread of Southern mores and prejudices as the author from Mississippi masterfully creates enduring settings and characters. This concise supplement includes commentaries and glossaries on all five short stories. Other features that help you understand these important works are Background on the author An introduction to YoknapatawphaCounty, the mythical county seating of Faulkner’s making Critical essay on the author’s style An interactive quiz, review questions, and suggested essay topics Classic literature or modern modern-day treasure — you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

Cliffs notes on Faulkner s As I lay dying

Author: James L. Roberts
Publisher: Cliffs Notes
ISBN: 9780822002109
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Presents a guide to understanding William Faulkner's "As I Lay Dying," examining the life of the author, discussing the structure and narrative technique employed in the novel, featuring analysis and commentary on individual sections, and including character notes, and other study aids.

CliffsNotes on Faulkner s The Sound and the Fury

Author: James L. Roberts
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544184009
Format: PDF, Kindle
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The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format. In CliffsNotes on The Sound and the Fury, you explore what is considered to be one of William Faulkner's greatest novels. The Sound and the Fury tells the story of the decline of the once-aristocratic Compson family of Yoknapatawpha County, in northern Mississippi, as told in stream of consciousness by three brothers—Benjamin, Quentin, and Jason. Summaries and commentaries guide you through each section of the novel, and critical essays help you understand the origin of the book's title, the structure of the book, and Faulkner's stream of consciousness style of writing. Other features that help you study include A section on the life and background of William Faulkner A special guide to the Benjy section—the most difficult section of the novel Analyses of the major characters An additional critical essay on meaning through motif in the novel Review questions and essay topics Classic literature or modern-day treasure—you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

The Wishing Tree by William Faulkner Book Analysis

Author: Bright Summaries,
Publisher: BrightSummaries.com
ISBN: 2806273528
Format: PDF, Mobi
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In this clear and detailed reading guide, we’ve done all the hard work for you! The Wishing Tree by William Faulkner is a fairy tale-like novel for children, in which a young girl and her friends follow a strange redhead boy on a quest for a tree that fulfills wishes. They have all sorts of wondrous adventures and learn a valuable life lesson, before the young girl wakes up in her bed and realizes it was all a dream. Find out everything you need to know about The Wishing Tree in just a few minutes! This practical and insightful reading guide includes: • A complete plot summary • Character studies • Key themes and symbols Why choose BrightSummaries.com? Available in print and digital format, our publications are designed to accompany you in your reading journey. The clear and concise style makes for easy understanding, providing the perfect opportunity to improve your literary knowledge in no time. Shed new light on the very best of literature with BrightSummaries.com!

A Study Guide for William Faulkner s Barn Burning

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning
Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1410340945
Format: PDF, Kindle
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A Study Guide for William Faulkner's "Barn Burning," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Short Stories for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Short Stories for Students for all of your research needs.

Absalom Absalom

Author: James Lamar Roberts
Publisher: Cliff Notes
ISBN: 9780822001102
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Nobel Prize--winning author William Faulkner wrote about the conflicts of the human heart. In this book, the reader follows protagonist Henry Sutpen through the vast array of moral and psychological choices that humans encounter in the problematic modern world. This epic story elevated Faulkner to literary giant status.

A Study Guide for William Faulkner s Rose for Emily

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning
Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1410356981
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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A Study Guide for William Faulkner's "Rose for Emily," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Short Stories for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Short Stories for Students for all of your research needs.

Die Freistatt

Author: William Faulkner
Publisher:
ISBN: 9783937793245
Format: PDF
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In einer Schwarzbrennerei fängt alles an, irgendwo im Hinterland am Mississippi. Ein Ort der Laster und der Lüsternheit, wo alles möglich sein könnte. Und Faulkner bringt alles unter in seiner Geschichte: Morde, Vergewaltigungen, eine perverse Liebesbeziehung, die auf Nymphomanie und Voyeurismus beruht, ein Bordell in Memphis, am Ende ein fackelnder Lynchmob...