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Counter The story of Thomas Sutpen, an enigmatic stranger who came to Jefferson in the early 1830s to wrest his mansion out of the muddy bottoms of the north Mississippi wilderness. He was a man, Faulkner said, "who wanted sons and the sons destroyed him."

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Sutpen family (Fictitious characters) Fiction, Plantation life Fiction, Mississippi Fiction