Faulkner's county: the historical roots of Yoknapatawpha

"Lafayette County, Mississippi, was the primary inspiration for what is arguably the most famous place in American fiction: William Faulkner's Yoknapatawpha County. Falkner once explained that in his Yoknapatawpha stories he "sublimated the actual into the apocryphal." This histo...

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Main Author: Doyle, Don Harrison, 1946-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, 2001.
Series: Fred W. Morrison series in Southern studies.