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humanization of Willa Cather

classicism in an American classic

by Eric Ingvar Thurin

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Published by Lund University Press in Lund .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cather, Willa, -- 1873-1947 -- Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEric Ingvar Thurin
    SeriesLund studies in English -- 81, Lund studies in English -- 81
    The Physical Object
    Pagination406 p. :
    Number of Pages406
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14645782M
    ISBN 109179660967

    WILLA CATHER () was an American author who achieved recognition for her classic novels of frontier life on the Great Plains, in works such as O Pioneers! The Song of the Lark, and My Antonia. She was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in Inscribed. Inscribed "To Judge James S. Young. Willa Sibert Cather, Pittsburgh Novem " and signed Linda B. Young beneath on the front free-flyleaf - a rare inscription of this vintage, on Cather's important fourth book, her first with publisher McClure. Young () was the U.S. Judge of the Western District of Pennsylvania.

    Sapphira and the Slave Girl () was Willa Cather’s last novel. It was the only book the Virginia-born author set in her home state. An actual incident from her own family history provided the seed of the story, which concerns the troubled marriage of Henry and Sapphira Colbert, who own and operate a small farm and mill near Winchester, Virginia, before the years of the Civil War. My Antonia Willa Cather LOT OF 10 BOOKS Ex-Library Homeschool School Signet Book. $ Sapphira and the Slave Girl [Willa Cather Scholarly Edition], Cather, Willa. $ Willa Cather - Stories, Poems & Other Writings (, Library of America 57) 1st. $ Was: Previous Price $

    Willa Cather (–) was one of the most popular and critically acclaimed American authors of the early twentieth century. Born in Virginia, she moved with her family to the frontier town of Red Cloud, Nebraska, at the age of nine, an experience that profoundly affected her literary career. Willa Sibert Cather ( - ) Willa Sibert Cather (December 7, – Ap ) American author who achieved recognition for her novels of frontier life on the Great Plains. She was awarded a Pulitzer Prize in for One of Ours (), a novel set during World War I.


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