A Fable

by Faulkner, William

A Fable is a novel written in 1954 by the American author William Faulkner, which won him both the Pulitzer prize and the National Book Award in 1955. Despite these recognitions, however, the novel received mixed critical reviews and a reputation as one of Faulkner's lesser works . The author, on the other hand, spent over a decade and tremendous effort on A Fable, and considered it his masterpiece when it was completed. Historically, it can be seen as a precursor to Catch 22.

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A Fable

A Fable

by Faulkner, William

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1954
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Hardcover
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NY: Random House. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn along edges and at . head and foot of spine, pages toned, owner name on half-title.. 1954. First Printing. Hardcover. Pictorial burgundy cloth binding, Gray topstain. A lovely copy of the Nobel Laureate's allegorical novel about trench warfare and passive resistance in World War I.… Read more about this item
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by William Faulkner

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New York: Random House. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. New York: First Edition. Very Good/Very Good. This is a first state with stated first printing, maroon cloth boards and a grey top edge. The cloth on the rear board has a smallm tear which is also evident on the dust jacket. The… Read more about this item
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by Faulkner, William

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Used - Near Fine
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No Jacket, As Issued
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Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
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1954
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Hardcover
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New York: Random House, 1954. # 535 of 1000 copies on rag paper SIGNED BY AUTHOR at colophon page. Near Fine, tint rub bottom corner. First Printing stated. Winner of both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award. . SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over… Read more about this item
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by William Faulkner

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1954
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New York: Random House, 1954. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. A Fable" by William Faulkner. Published by Random House, in New York, 1954. 6'' x 8.5'', 437 pages. From a signed limited edition released before the trade edition; however, this is an unnumbered and unsigned "out of series" copy. A rare edition of this Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by… Read more about this item
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by Faulkner , William

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1st Edition
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1954
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New York: Random House, 1954. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 1st. Edition 1st. Printing ( as stated )1954 , burgundy cloth hardcover with purple illustration cover and sliver letters to the spine, dust jacket (dated 8/54 ) a 437 page book . This was novel winner of the 1955 Pulitzer Prize for Faulkner also the Nation Book award for… Read more about this item
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by William Faulkner

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1st Edition
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1954
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Hardcover
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New York: Random House, 1954. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/near fine. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Signed limited edition #562/1,000. In very rare original glassine dust jacket, has minor chipping, toning and is in protective mylar, very tight copy, beautiful dark top stain. In original publisher's slipcase -toning, marks on the label and case, spine slightly toned.
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by Faulkner, William

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Used - Very Good
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Very Good
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1st Edition 1st Impression
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1954
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Hardcover
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9780701106706
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Chatto and Windus, 1954. 1st Edition 1st Impression. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First edition, first printing (stated first printing). [ii] 438pp. Red cloth hard board covers with lettering on spine and crosses on front board Endpaper gutters a little strained, else internally neat, clean, bright and tight. Dust jacket… Read more about this item
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by William Faulkner

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Used - Fine
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First Edition First Printing
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1954
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Published 1954. First Edition. First Printing stated. Marroon cloth covered boards. Blue and Red debossed design on front cover. Tan and silver title on spine. Greay endpapers. Page 21 has manufacturing flaw with bottom corner of edge still deckled. Minor scuffing on front cover, else fine. No dustjacket. 437pp.
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by Faulkner, William

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Used - Fine
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very good
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Limited Edition
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1954
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Cloth
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New York: Random House, 1954. Limited Edition. Cloth. Fine/very good. Signed limited edition of A Fable by William Faulkner.. Octavo, 437pp. Publisher's blue cloth, title printed on spine, crosses stamped on cover in blue and white. Stated "first printing" on copyright page. Top edge dyed blue. Clean pages, no extraneous marks, a fine example. Original glassine jacket, long… Read more about this item
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A FABLE

A FABLE

by Faulkner, William

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First Edition; First Printing
Published
1954
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Hardcover
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9780394424002
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New York: Random House, 1954. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Book condition is Very Good+ in boards. Minimal wear to boards, weak fading to color at spine. Weak toning to end papers. Text is clean and unmarked. First Printing is stated. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall.
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A Fable.

by FAULKNER, William.

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Used - Very good or better, in a good to very good jacket with a chip at the top of the spine, some closed tears, and some internal tap
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First edition, later printing.
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[1954].
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Publisher's cloth in dust jacket.
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New York:: Random House,, [1954].. First edition, later printing.. publisher's cloth in dust jacket.. Very good or better, in a good to very good jacket with a chip at the top of the spine, some closed tears, and some internal tape repair. . 8vo,. Inscribed on the half-title by William Faulkner to William Gibson, in Iceland,… Read more about this item
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A Fable (Signed limited edition)
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by Faulkner, William

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First edition
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1954
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New York: Random House, 1954. First edition. Near Fine/Near Fine. Number 825 of a thousand copies of the signed limited edition. A Near Fine copy of the book with a long gift inscription on the front end paper and the spine a bit faded. With the original publisher's Near Fine slipcase and the tissue dust wrapper that is… Read more about this item
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(London: Chatto and Windus: 1955) First British Edition Cl. pp. 392. Novel. Fine in like dust-jacket which retains the original wrap-around band stating 'Awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Literature/Book Society Recommendation'.
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A Fable

by William Faulkner

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1954
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7th printing. Random House, 1954. HARDCOVER, NO DUST JACKET. Cover is a little edge worn. PENCIL UNDERLINING FOUND ON 17 PAGES, THEN ERASED. Strong binding. NOT ex-library.
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A Fable.

by FAULKNER, William.

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Used - Some minor edge wear; very well preserved.
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Uncorrected proof of the first edition, "for advance reader
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[1954].
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Original blue printed paper covers, with a white cloth ribbon tie at the top.
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New York:: Random House,, [1954].. Uncorrected proof of the first edition, "for advance readers." . original blue printed paper covers, with a white cloth ribbon tie at the top.. Some minor edge wear; very well preserved.. The first leaf is print-dated December 22 [1953]; the next to last, January 7 [1954].
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A FABLE (TRUE 1ST PRINTING)

by WILLIAM FAULKNER

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Very Good+ OR BETTER
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First Edition STATED
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1954
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Hardcover
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RED CLOTH WITHT EH CROSSES FRONT COVER. DJ HAS A TEAR FRONT BOTTOM 1 1/2 INCH AND LIGHT RUBBING AND SHELFWEAR. BOOK, NO DEFECTS MAYBE MINOR BRUSING BOTTOM SPINE AREA. DJ IS PRICE CLIPPED BUT NOTICE NO INDENT ON THE REAR COVER NEAR THE SPINE, NOT A BOOK CLUB.
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A Fable.

A Fable.

by Faulkner, William

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1954
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New York: Random House, 1954. First edition of the first novel to win both Pulitzer and National Book Award. Octavo, original cloth. Fine in near fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Riki Levinson. The Fable won both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award in 1955. An allegorical story of World War I, set in the trenches in… Read more about this item
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by Faulkner, William

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Used - Fine in near fine jacket and very good slipcase.
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First printing (stated)
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1954
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(New York): Random House, 1954. First printing (stated). Fine in near fine jacket and very good slipcase.. Signed limited first edition of Faulkner's Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award-winning novel. Set in the trenches of the First World War, the grandly conceived FABLE was Faulkner's most overtly political novel and the product of a decade's labor. Marketed by… Read more about this item
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Fable

by FAULKNER, William

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FAULKNER, William. A Fable. Original cloth. New York: Random House, 1954. First edition. Limited to 1,000 copies, signed by the author. A fine copy in the publisher's slipcase.
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by William Faulkner

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A Fable, William Faulkner. Published by The Franklin Library, Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, 1976. Limited Edition. 8vo up to 9½" tall., 462pp. Full dark burgundy leather with gilt titles to banded spine and gilt illustrated designs front and rear; all edges gilt; olive green silk moire endpapers with matching ribbon page marker. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints; printed on archival… Read more about this item
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