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Marilynne Robinson

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John Calvin: Steward of God's Covenant
Selected Writings
Written by John Calvin
Preface by Marilynne Robinson
Edited by John F. Thornton


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: February 14, 2006
Price: $17.95

This selection of the writings of John Calvin (1509—1564) is the first for general readers to appear in many years. It showcases his powerful legacy, which has had far-reaching consequences for the development of religion and culture in Western Europe and in the shaping of American identity.

Calvin was a prodigious preacher... Read more >

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The Sound and the Fury
The Corrected Text with Faulkner's Appendix
Written by William Faulkner
Foreword by Marilynne Robinson


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: September 5, 1992
Price: $22.00

First published in 1929, Faulkner created his "heart's darling," the beautiful and tragic Caddy Compson, whose story Faulkner told through separate monologues by her three brothers--the idiot Benjy, the neurotic suicidal Quentin and the monstrous Jason. Read more >
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