Cambridge Inset: Parker's Restaurant in The Sound and the Fury (Location)

Display Label: 
Parker's Restaurant
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OutOfYoknapatawpha
Authority : 
Speculation
X: 
1756
Y: 
459
Description: 

Quentin takes a "car" (a trolley) and crosses "over to town" (i.e. over the Charles River to Boston) to have "a good breakfast" at a place called Parker's (83). Presumably Faulkner is thinking of the Parker House, a well-known Boston hotel and restaurant.

Role: 
Site of Event
Status: 
Continuous
Types: 
Restaurant
True X: 
2571
True Y: 
831

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