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Willa Cather : the emerging voice

Author: Sharon O'Brien; Oxford University Press,
Publisher: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Concentrates on Cather's early years, lengthy apprenticeship, and the connection between her artistic and psychological growth.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
O'Brien, Sharon.
Willa Cather.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1987
(OCoLC)647604822
Named Person: Willa Cather; Willa Cather; Willa Cather
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sharon O'Brien; Oxford University Press,
ISBN: 0195041321 9780195041323 0449902838 9780449902837
OCLC Number: 13760511
Description: xvi, 464 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: The strains of blood --
The great unwritten story --
Transplanting --
Shaped imaginings --
Enter William Cather --
Divine femininity and unnatural love --
Manly arts --
Women's voices, women's stories --
Disclosure and concealment: the first stories --
Presbyteria, Bohemia, and the "Garden fair" --
Hard apprenticeship: European travels and April twilights --
The Troll garden --
Paternal voices --
Maternal voices --
"A gift from heart to heart" --
Literary inheritance, 1908-1911 --
Building stories: Alexander's bridge and "The Bohemian girl" --
Every artist makes herself born --
The road home: O pioneers!
Responsibility: Sharon O'Brien.
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Concentrates on Cather's early years, lengthy apprenticeship, and the connection between her artistic and psychological growth.

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