Helen: A Courtship (Facsimile)


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This is an exact facsimile of the handmade book  William Faulkner gave to Helen Baird. The original volume is housed at Tulane University Library’s William Wisdom Collection, which in 1981 co-published the facsimile edition in association with Yoknapatawpha Press. Helen: A Courtship is composed of 15 love sonnets and an introductory poem. The boxed edition includes the numbered, limited edition facsimile and a separately bound Introduction by Faulkner scholar Carvel Collins.