Willa Cather

Willa Sibert Cather (December 7, 1873 – April 24, 1947) was an American author who achieved recognition for her novels of frontier life on the Great Plains, including O Pioneers! (1913), The Song of the Lark (1915), and My Ántonia (1918).
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O Pioneers 9780241262153 by Willa Cather by Willa Cather
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She had felt as if her heart were hiding down there somewhere with the quail and the plover and all the little wild things that crooned or buzzed in the sun... A rapturous work of savage beauty Willa Cathers 1913 tale of a pioneer woman who tames the wild hostile lands of the Nebraskan prairie is also the story of what it means to be American. A new series of twenty distinctive unforgettable Penguin Classics in a beautiful new design and pocketsized format with coloured jackets echoi  read more
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Song of the Lark by Willa Cather by Willa Cather
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My Antonia by Willa Cather by Willa Cather
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Set during the great migration west to settle the plains of the North American continent the narrative follows Antonia Shimerda a pioneer who comes to Nebraska as a child and grows with the country inspiring a childhood friend Jim Burden to write her life story.  read more
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O Pioneers! (Penguin Pocket Classics) by Willa Cather
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O Pioneers! (Virago Modern Classics) by Willa Cather
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Alexandra Bergson is the eldest child of a Swedish immigrant family newly arrived in the harsh untamed landscape of the American West. An original, determined child, she is driven by two forces: her fierce protective love for her younger brother, and a deep love of the beautiful country she has come to regard as her own. When her father dies, it is she who becomes the head of the family and struggles to soften the wild overgrown soil that surrounds her, nurturing it until, finally, it rewards her with a richness beyond measure..  read more
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The Song of the Lark (Virago modern classics) by A.S. Byatt, Willa Cather
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Thea Kronborg is born into poverty in a small desert town in the American Midwest. One of seven children, she is somehow set apart, a fact recognised by the discerning few, including Ray Kennedy, who longs to marry her but whose fate it is to set her free. With her rugged will and pioneer spirit, Thea carves her way from Moonstone, Colorado, to windy Chicago, from Dresden to New York and a triumphant debut at the Metropolitan Opera. She becomes a great opera singer but learns that as a true artist, she must make the most bitter sacrifices of all ...  read more
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O Pioneers! by Willa Cather
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The Short Stories (Virago Modern Classics) by Willa Cather
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A collection of short stories drawn from every period of Willa Cather's life. The selection ranges from vivid sketches to novellas, telling of the bitter lives of Nebraskan immigrants, the pull between provincial America and the cosmopolitan art world, and the tensions of family life.  read more
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My Antonia (Oxford World's Classics) by Willa Cather
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My Antonia took Cather out of the rank of provincial novelists while at the same time celebrating the provinces. It depicts the pioneering period of European settlement in the American prairie, through the stories of Jim Burden and Antonia Shimerda, who is the embodiment of the pioneer spirit.  read more
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My Mortal Enemy by Willa Cather
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1967. 122 pages. Blue dust jacket with black lettering over yellow boards. Mild tanning to endpapers and page edges. Pages are rough cut. Mild mould growth to paste downs. Mild wear to spine, board edges and corners. Moderate mould growth along spine. Clipped dust jacket. Mild wear to edges and corners. Heavy sunning to spine and edges. Mild soiling to DJ.  read more
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Death Comes For The Archbishop by Willa Cather
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1936. 268 pages. White pictorial dust jacket over blue cloth boards with gilt lettering. Pages are lightly tanned and thumbed at the edges, with some creased corners and foxing. Boards are mildly rub worn, with some light shelf wear to spine, edges and corners, corners are bumped. Slight crushing to spine ends. Sunning to spine and edges. The dust jacket has moderate edge wear, with some loss and chips to edge and spine ends. With some tanning to spine and edges.  read more
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Obscure Destinies by Willa Cather
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1965. 230 pages. Grey and green dust jacket with black lettering over blue cloth. Firm binding. Mild tanning and handling marks. Slight bumping to corners with mild rubbing along edges and over surfaces. Unclipped jacket with tanning along spine. Mild rubbing and wear along edges and over surfaces.  read more
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