As I Lay Dying: The Corrected Text

As I Lay Dying: The Corrected Text

William Faulkner


“I set out intentionally to write down a tour-de-force. sooner than I ever placed pen to paper and set down the 1st observe I knew what the ultimate will be and nearly the place the final interval might fall.” —William Faulkner on As I Lay Dying
 
As I Lay Dying is Faulkner’s harrowing account of the Bundren family’s odyssey around the Mississippi geographical region to bury Addie, their spouse and mom. Narrated in flip  by all of the kinfolk members—including Addie herself—as good as others the unconventional levels in temper, from darkish comedy to the private pathos. one in every of the main influential novels in American fiction in constitution, kind, and drama, As I Lay Dying is a real 20th-century vintage.

This variation reproduces the corrected textual content of As I Lay Dying as demonstrated in 1985 via Noel Polk.

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