Press: Faulkner Item

IDYLL IN THE DESERT—William Faulkner—Random House ($3.50). If you are collecting Faulkner items, Idyll in the Desert would be a good morbid one to get. An unpublished short story by the author of Sanctuary and The Sound and the Fury, it was limited to 400 copies, each signed by the author, has already been sold out. The story, told by an old mail-carrier of the Southwest with many false starts and digressions, relates the sad fate of a nameless woman. Married to a rich husband in the...

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