First Slovak edition of Faulkner’s »The Sound and the Fury« and »Sanctuary«, 1978
William FAULKNER: BLABOT A BES. SVÄTYNA. [The Sound and the Fury. Sanctuary.] Translation, epilogue and chronology by Ján Vilikovsky. Cover and dust jacket designed by Jozef Galis. Bratislava: Slovensky spisovatel (Neografia, Martin) 1978.
8vo. 480,  pages. Original publisher’s cloth with white title printing on black stock, in multicolour illustrated and typographic dust jacket.
First Slovak edition of two major novels by Faulkner, »The Sound and the Fury« (1929) and »Sanctuary« (1931), here with an attractive dust jacket incorporating photo montage elements.
Attached is an exhaustive essay by the translator titled »William Faulkner and his time« as well as a chronological table with an overview about Faulkner’s life and works.
Condition: Dust jacket with some very little faults and tears at joints, edges and corners, in parts enforced with acid free scotch, partly rubbed, otherwise fine copy.