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Faulkner's People: A Complete Guide and Index to the Characters in Faulkner

by Robert W. Kirk and Marvin Klotz
One evening recently, while looking for the apartment of friends in a large West Side building, I accidentally entered a wrong door, and so chanced upon a rather curious literary soirée. The guests—middle-aged professorial types for the most part, and women of a clever, brittle stamp—were so absorbed in an …