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My Ántonia

Author: Willa Cather
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, ©1954.
Series: Sentry edition, 7.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Orphaned as a teenager, Jim Burden comes to live with his stern grandparents on their isolated farm. His pain and loneliness ease when he meets the beautiful Antonia, the high spirited daugher of neighboring immigrant farmers. Antonia's lust for life in her new country endears the young woman to Jim, but not his grandparents, who want bigger and better things for their grandson.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Western stories
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cather, Willa, 1873-1947.
My Ántonia.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, ©1954
(OCoLC)654182060
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Willa Cather
OCLC Number: 2932044
Description: 371 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: The Shimerdas --
The hired girls --
Lena Lingard --
The pioneer woman's story --
Cuzak's boys.
Series Title: Sentry edition, 7.
Responsibility: by Willa Cather ; with ill. by W.T. Benda.

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Orphaned as a teenager, Jim Burden comes to live with his stern grandparents on their isolated farm. His pain and loneliness ease when he meets the beautiful Antonia, the high spirited daugher of neighboring immigrant farmers. Antonia's lust for life in her new country endears the young woman to Jim, but not his grandparents, who want bigger and better things for their grandson.

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