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Faulkner's Gambit : Chess and Literature, Hardback Book

Faulkner's Gambit : Chess and Literature Hardback


This book offers the first full-length study of the chess structures, motifs, and imagery in William Faulkner's Knight's Gambit .

Wainwright looks at the importance of chess as a literary device and examines the structural analogy drawn between the game and linguistics by Ferdinand de Saussure.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 222 pages, VII, 222 p.
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Literary studies: general
  • ISBN: 9780230338609

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