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The song of the lark

Author: Willa Cather
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1983, ©1937.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Born into poverty in a small desert town in the American Midwest, Thea Kronborg is one of seven children. But Thea is exceptional, a fact recognized by a 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 Chicago, from Dresden to New York, culminating in a triumphant debut at the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Musical fiction
Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Willa Cather
ISBN: 0395345308 9780395345306
OCLC Number: 5141433
Description: 580 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Willa Cather.
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Born into poverty in a small desert town in the American Midwest, Thea Kronborg is one of seven children. But Thea is exceptional, a fact recognized by a 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 Chicago, from Dresden to New York, culminating in a triumphant debut at the Metropolitan Opera.

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