My Ántonia

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9781447403258 - My Ántonia - Willa Cather
9781447403258 - My Ántonia - Willa Cather
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My Ántonia

The last book of the “Great Plains” trilogy. The novel continues the tale of the two children brought to the pioneers in Nebraska at the end of the 19th century: Jim Burden, an orphan from Virginia, and Ántonia Shimerda.

SKU: 9781447403258 Categories: Westerns | Fiction | Family Life | Action & Adventure Fiction | Small Town & Rural |

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My Ántonia is a 1918 novel by American writer Willa Cather. The last book of her Great Plains trilogy, it is considered to be among her best works and proceeds O Pioneers! and The Song of the Lark.

The novel continues the tale of the two children brought to the pioneers in Nebraska towards the end of the 19th century: Jim Burden, an orphan from Virginia, and Ántonia Shimerda.

Cather’s My Ántonia is her masterpiece and constitutes a must-read for fans of her fantastic frontier fiction.

Willa Sibert Cather (1873–1947) was an American writer famous for her novels related to frontier life on the Great Plains. She won the Pulitzer Prize for her World War I novel One of Ours (1922). This classic work is being republished now in a new edition complete with an excerpt from Willa Cather by H. L. Mencken.

Book Details

Author

Willa Cather

Imprint

Read & Co. Classics

Series

Great Plains

ISBN

9781447403258, 9781528790253

Formats Available

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Pages

258

Publication Date

27 August 2016

Dimensions 5.5 × 8.5 in

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