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Willa Cather : the contemporary reviews

Author: Margaret Anne O'Connor
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001.
Series: American critical archives, 12.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This volume offers a broad sampling of the immediate reaction to the appearance of Willa Cather's volumes of poetry, fiction, and criticism. While most reviews are from the major national journals and newspapers in major cities, some reviews show the responses in Nebraska, New Mexico, Quebec, and other locales where Cather's works are set. The reviews are often flattering, sometimes angry, sometimes so careful in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: Willa Cather; Willa Cather; Willa Cather; Willa Cather; Willa Cather; Willa Cather
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Anne O'Connor
ISBN: 052139287X 9780521392877 9780521112093 0521112095
OCLC Number: 44026366
Description: xxv, 549 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: April twilights (1903, 1923, 1933) --
The troll garden (1905) --
Alexander's bridge (1912) --
O pioneers! (1913) --
The song of the lark (1915) --
My Antonia (1918) --
Youth and the bright Medusa (1920) --
One of ours (1922) --
A lost lady (1923) --
The professor's house (1925) --
My mortal enemy (1926) --
Death comes for the archbishop (1927) --
Shadows on the rock (1931) --
Obscure destinies (1932) --
Lucy Gayheart (1935) --
Not under forty (1936) --
Sapphira and the slave girl (1940) --
The old beauty and others (1948).
Series Title: American critical archives, 12.
Responsibility: edited by Margaret Anne O'Connor.
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