One Matchless Time: A Life of William Faulkner - Jay Parini (2005)

Bibliography

Primary Works: Poetry and Fiction

Faulkner’s work was often republished in various combinations and permutations. The list below includes the major publications during his own lifetime.

The Marble Faun. Boston: The Four Seas Co., 1924.

Soldiers’ Pay. New York: Boni & Liveright, 1926.

Mosquitoes. New York: Boni & Liveright, 1927.

Sartoris. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Co., 1929.

The Sound and the Fury. New York: Cape and Smith, 1929.

As I Lay Dying. New York: Cape and Smith, 1930.

Sanctuary. New York: Cape and Smith, 1931.

These 13. New York: Cape and Smith, 1931.

Light in August. New York: Smith and Haas, 1932.

A Green Bough. New York: Smith and Haas, 1933.

Doctor Martino and Other Stories. New York: Smith and Haas, 1934.

Pylon. New York: Smith and Haas, 1935.

Absalom, Absalom! New York: Random House, 1936.

The Unvanquished. New York: Random House, 1938.

The Wild Palms. New York: Random House, 1939. (Republished with corrected text by Noel Polk as If I Forget Thee, Jerusalem, 1990, by the Library of America.)

The Hamlet. New York: Random House, 1940.

Go Down, Moses and Other Stories. New York: Random House, 1942.

Intruder in the Dust. New York: Random House, 1948.

Knight’s Gambit. New York: Random House, 1949.

Collected Stories of William Faulkner. New York: Random House, 1950.

Notes on a Horsethief. Greenville, Miss.: Levee Press, 1951.

Requiem for a Nun. New York: Random House, 1951.

A Fable. New York: Random House, 1954.

Big Woods. New York: Random House, 1955.

The Town. New York: Random House, 1957.

The Mansion. New York: Random House, 1959.

The Reivers. New York: Random House, 1962.

Major Posthumous Works

Early Poetry and Prose. Edited by Carvel Collins. Boston: Little, Brown, 1962.

Flags in the Dust. Edited by Douglas Day. New York: Random House, 1973.

The Wishing Tree. New York: Random House, 1974.

The Marionettes: A Play in One Act. Edited by Noel Polk. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 1977.

Uncollected Stories of William Faulkner. Edited by Joseph Blotner. New York: Vintage, 1979.

Helen: A Courtship. Oxford, Miss.: Yoknapatawpha Press, 1981.

Father Abraham. New York: Red Ozier Press, 1983. (Facsimile of manuscript. Edited by James B. Meriwether. New York: Random House, 1984.)

Elmer. Northport, Ala.: Seajay Press, 1983. (Also in Mississippi Quarterly 36 [summer 1983], 343-447.)

Collections of Letters, Interviews, and Miscellaneous Pieces

Blotner, Joseph, ed. Selected Letters of William Faulkner. New York: Random House, 1977.

Collins, Carvel, ed. New Orleans Sketches. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 1958.

Cowley, Malcolm, ed. The Faulkner-Cowley File: Letters and Memories, 1944-1963. New York: Viking Press, 1966.

Fant, Joseph L., and Robert Ashley, eds. Faulkner at West Point. New York: Random House, 1964.

Gwynn, Frederick L., and Joseph Blotner, eds. Faulkner in the University: Class Conferences at the University of Virginia, 1957-1958. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 1959.

Inge, M. Thomas, ed. Conversations with William Faulkner. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1999.

Jelliffe, Robert A., ed. Faulkner at Nagano. Tokyo: Kenkyusha, 1956.

Meriwether, James B., ed. Essays, Speeches and Public Letters. New York: Random House, 1966.

———, and Michael Millgate, eds. Lion in the Garden: Interviews with William Faulkner, 1926-1962. New York: Random House, 1968.

Watson, James G., ed. Thinking of Home: William Faulkner’s Letters to His Mother and Father, 1918-1925. New York: Norton, 1992.

Selected Criticism

Ayers, Edward L. The Promise of the New South: Life after Reconstruction. New York: Oxford University Press, 1992.

Bleikasten, André. The Ink of Melancholy: Faulkner’s Novels, from The Sound and the Fury to Light in August. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1990.

———. The Most Splendid Failure: Faulkner’s The Sound and the Fury. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1976.

Blotner, Joseph L. Faulkner: A Biography. 2 vols. New York: Random House, 1974.

Brodsky, Louis Daniel, and Robert W. Hamblin, eds. Faulkner and Hollywood: A Retrospective from the Brodsky Collection. Cape Girardeau: Southeast Missouri State University Press, 1984.

Brooks, Cleanth. On the Prejudices, Predilections, and Firm Beliefs of William Faulkner. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1987.

———. William Faulkner: First Encounters. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1983.

———. William Faulkner: Toward Yoknapatawpha and Beyond. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1978.

———. William Faulkner: The Yoknapatawpha Country. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1963.

Cash, Wilbur J. The Mind of the South. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1941.

Coughlin, Robert. The Private World of William Faulkner. New York: Harper & Bros., 1954.

Doyle, Don H. Faulkner’s County: The Historical Roots of Yoknapatawpha. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2001.

Duvall, John N. Faulkner’s Marginal Couple: Invisible, Outlaw, and Unspeakable Communities. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1990.

Falkner, Murry C. The Falkners of Mississippi: A Memoir. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1967.

Fargnoli, A. Nicholas, and Michael Golay. William Faulkner: A to Z. New York: Checkmark Books, 2002.

Foner, Eric. Reconstruction: 1863-1877, America’s Unfinished Revolution. New York: Harper and Row, 1988.

Fowler, Doreen. Faulkner’s Changing Vision: From Outrage to Affirmation. Ann Arbor, Mich.: UMI Research Press, 1983.

———. Faulkner: The Return of the Repressed. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 1997.

Fowler, Doreen, and Ann J. Abadie, eds. “A Cosmos of My Own”: Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1981.

———. Faulkner and the Craft of Fiction. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1989.

———. Faulkner and Humor. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1986.

———. Faulkner: International Perspectives. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1980.

———. Faulkner and Popular Culture. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1989.

———. Faulkner and Race. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1987.

———. Faulkner and Religion. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1990.

———. Faulkner and the Southern Renaissance. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1982.

———. Faulkner and Women. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1986.

———. Fifty Years of Yoknapatawpha. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1980.

———. New Directions in Faulkner Studies: Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1984.

Faulkner, Jim. Across the Creek: Faulkner Family Stories. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1986.

Faulkner, John. My Brother Bill: An Affectionate Reminiscence. New York: Trident Press, 1963.

Glissant, Edouard. Faulkner, Mississippi. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1996.

Gray, Richard. The Life of William Faulkner: A Critical Biography. Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1994.

Gresset, Michel. Fascination: Faulkner’s Fiction, 1919-1936. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 1989.

———, and Noel Polk, eds. Intertextuality in Faulkner. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1985.

Grimwood, Michael. Heart in Conflict: Faulkner’s Struggles with Vocation. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1987.

Gwin, Minrose. The Feminine in Faulkner: Reading (Beyond) Sexual Difference. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1990.

Hamblin, Robert W., and Charles A. Peek, eds. A William Faulkner Encyclopedia. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1999.

Harrington, Evans, and Ann J. Abadie, eds. Faulkner, Modernism, and Film: Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1979.

———. The Maker and the Myth: Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1978.

———. The South and Faulkner’s Yoknapatawpha: The Actual and the Apocryphal. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1976.

Hines, Thomas S. William Faulkner and the Tangible Past: The Architecture of Yoknapatawpha. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1996.

Hoffman, Frederick J. William Faulkner. 2nd ed. New York: Twayne, 1966.

——— and Olga W. Vickery. William Faulkner: Three Decades of Criticism. New York: Harcourt, Brace and World, 1963.

Howe, Irving. William Faulkner: A Critical Study. 1952; rev. ed. New York: Random House, 1962.

Irwin, John T. Doubling and Incest, Repetition and Revenge: A Speculative Reading of Faulkner. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1975.

Jehlen, Myra. Class and Character in Faulkner’s South. New York: Columbia University Press, 1976.

Karl, Frederick R. William Faulkner: American Writer. New York: Weidenfield and Nicolson, 1989.

Kartiganer, Donald M. The Fragile Thread: The Meaning of Form in Faulkner’s Novels. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1979.

———, and Ann J. Abadie, eds. Faulkner and Ideology. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1995.

———. Faulkner and Psychology: Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1994.

Kawin, Bruce F. Faulkner and Film. New York: Ungar, 1977.

King, Richard H. A Southern Renaissance: The Cultural Awakening of the American South. New York: Oxford University Press, 1980.

Kirby, Jack Temple. Rural Worlds Lost: The American South, 1920-1960. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1987.

Kirk, Robert W., with Marvin Klotz. Faulkner’s People: A Complete Guide and Index to Characters in the Fiction of William Faulkner. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1963.

Kirwan, Albert D. Revolt of the Rednecks: Mississippi Politics: 1876-1925. Lexington: University of Kentucky Press, 1951.

Kreiswirth, Martin. William Faulkner: The Making of a Novelist. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1983.

Malin, Irving. William Faulkner: An Interpretation. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1957.

Matthews, John T. The Play of Faulkner’s Language. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1982.

McHaney, Thomas L. William Faulkner’s The Wild Palms: A Study. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1975.

Meriwether, James B. The Literary Career of William Faulkner: A Bibliographical Study. Princeton: Princeton University Library, 1961; rev. ed. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1972.

Millgate, Michael. The Achievement of William Faulkner. New York: Random House, 1966.

———. Faulkner’s Place. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1997.

———, ed. New Essays on Light in August. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1987.

———. William Faulkner. New York: Grove Press, 1961.

Miner, Ward L. The World of William Faulkner. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 1952.

Mintner, David. William Faulkner: His Life and Work. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1980.

Moreland, Richard C. Faulkner and Modernism: Rereading and Rewriting. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1990.

Morris, Wesley, with Barbara Alverson Morris. Reading Faulkner. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1989.

Morris, Willie. Faulkner’s Mississippi. Birmingham: Oxmore House, 1990.

Oates, Stephen B. William Faulkner: The Man and the Artist. New York: Harper & Row, 1987.

O’Connor, William Van. The Tangled Fire of William Faulkner. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1954.

Polk, Noel. Children of the Dark House: Text and Context in Faulkner. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1996.

———. An Editorial Handbook for William Faulkner’s The Sound and the Fury. New York: Garland, 1985.

———. Faulkner’s Requiem for a Nun: A Critical Study. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1981.

———, ed. New Essays on The Sound and the Fury. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1993.

Putzel, Max. Genius of Place: William Faulkner’s Triumphant Beginnings. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1985.

Railey, Kevin. Natural Aristocracy: History, Ideology, and the Production of William Faulkner. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1999.

Richardson, H. Edward. William Faulkner: The Journey to Self-Discovery. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1969.

Ross, Stephen M. Fiction’s Inexhaustible Voice: Speech and Writing in Faulkner. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1989.

———, and Noel Polk. Reading Faulkner: The Sound and the Fury. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1996.

Schwartz, Lawrence H. Creating Faulkner’s Reputation: The Politics of Modern Literary Criticism. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1989.

Sensibar, Judith L. The Origins of Faulkner’s Art. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1984.

Singal, Daniel J. William Faulkner: The Making of a Modernist. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1997.

Snead, James. Figures of Division: William Faulkner’s Major Novels. New York: Methuen, 1986.

Sundquist, Eric J. Faulkner: The House Divided. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1983.

Tindall, George Brown. The Emergence of the New South, 1913-1945. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1967.

Tuck, Dorothy. Crowell’s Handbook of Faulkner. New York: Crowell, 1964.

Vickery, Olga W. The Novels of William Faulkner: A Critical Interpretation. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1959.

Volpe, Edmond L. A Reader’s Guide to William Faulkner. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1964.

Wadlington, Warwick. Reading Faulknerian Tragedy. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1987.

Waggoner, Hyatt H. William Faulkner: From Jefferson to the World. Lexington: University of Kentucky Press, 1959.

Warren, Robert Penn. New and Selected Essays. New York: Random House, 1989.

———. “The Snopes World.” Kenyon Review 3 (1941), 253-57.

———, ed. Faulkner: A Collection of Critical Essays. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1966.

Watson, James G. William Faulkner: Self-Presentation and Performance. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2000.

Webb, James W., and A. Wigfall Green, eds. William Faulkner of Oxford. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1965.

Weinstein, Philip M. Faulkner’s Subject: A Cosmos No One Owns. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1992.

———. What Else But Love: The Ordeal of Race in Faulkner and Morrison. New York: Columbia University Press, 1996.

———, ed. The Cambridge Companion to William Faulkner. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1995.

Wilde, Meta Carpenter, and Orin Borsten. A Loving Gentleman: The Love Story of William Faulkner and Meta Carpenter. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1976.

Williamson, Joel. William Faulkner and Southern History. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993.

Wittenberg, Judith B. Faulkner: The Transfiguration of Biography. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1979.

Woodward, C. Vann. Origins of the New South, 1877-1913. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1951.

Zender, Karl F. The Crossing of the Ways: William Faulkner, the South, and the Modern World. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 1989.

———. Faulkner and the Politics of Reading. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2002.