The hamlet

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Series:
Snopes Family volume 1.
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Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 7.3 - AR Pts: 24
Description
The Hamlet, the first novel of Faulkner's Snopes trilogy, is both an ironic take on classical tragedy and a mordant commentary on the grand pretensions of the antebellum South and the depths of its decay in the aftermath of war and Reconstruction. It tells of the advent and the rise of the Snopes family in Frenchman's Bend, a small town built on the ruins of a once-stately plantation. Flem Snopes -- wily, energetic, a man of shady origins -- quickly comes to dominate the town and its people with his cunning and guile. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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ISBN:
9780679736530
9780307792204
9780394701394
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 7.3, 24 Points
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Grouping Title hamlet
Grouping Author faulkner william
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-24 04:37:01AM
Last Indexed 2018-09-24 04:42:42AM

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The Hamlet, the first novel of Faulkner's Snopes trilogy, is both an ironic take on classical tragedy and a mordant commentary on the grand pretensions of the antebellum South and the depths of its decay in the aftermath of war and Reconstruction. It tells of the advent and the rise of the Snopes family in Frenchman's Bend, a small town built on the ruins of a once-stately plantation. Flem Snopes -- wily, energetic, a man of shady origins -- quickly comes to dominate the town and its people with his cunning and guile.

From the Trade Paperback edition.

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