Delphi Collected Works of Willa Cather (Illustrated)

Delphi Collected Works of Willa Cather (Illustrated)

by Willa Cather, Delphi Classics

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Overview

An American author of the Interwar period, Willa Cather achieved recognition for her nostalgic novels of frontier life on the Great Plains. Her novels are noted for their atmospheric and vivid portrayals of the landscape and the lives of settlers, immortalising Nebraska’s pioneer life. In 1923 Cather achieved international acclaim and financial security when she was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for ‘One of Ours’ (1922), a novel set during World War I. This comprehensive eBook presents Cather’s collected works, with numerous illustrations, rare texts appearing in digital print for the first time, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1)


* Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Cather’s life and works
* Concise introductions to the novels and other texts
* 6 novels, with individual contents tables
* Includes the Complete Prairie Trilogy
* Features rare short stories appearing for the first time in digital publishing
* Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the short stories
* Images of how the books were first published, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts
* Excellent formatting of the texts
* Includes Cather’s rare poetry collection – available in no other collection
* The rare non-fiction work: ‘The Life of Mary Baker G. Eddy and the History of Christian Science’
* Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and genres


Please note: due to US copyright restrictions, post-1923 works cannot appear in this edition. When new texts become available, they will be added to the eBook as a free update.


CONTENTS:


The Prairie Trilogy


The Novels
Alexander’s Bridge
O Pioneers!
The Song of the Lark
My Ántonia
One of Ours
A Lost Lady


The Short Story Collections
The Troll Garden
Youth and the Bright Medusa
Uncollected Short Stories


The Short Stories
List of Short Stories in Chronological Order
List of Short Stories in Alphabetical Order


The Poetry
April Twilights and Other Poems


The Non-Fiction
The Life of Mary Baker G. Eddy and the History of Christian Science


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781788779890
Publisher: Delphi Classics Ltd
Publication date: 04/11/2019
Series: Delphi Series Ten , #5
Sold by: PUBLISHDRIVE KFT
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 2147
Sales rank: 667,373
File size: 8 MB

About the Author

Born in Virginia, Willa Cather (1873-1948) moved with her family to Nebraska before she was ten, which later provided the setting for her best-known novels. The books O Pioneers! and My Antonia, especially, with their focus on immigrant life on the prairie, established Cather as a major American novelist.

Date of Birth:

December 7, 1873

Date of Death:

April 27, 1947

Place of Birth:

Winchester, Virginia

Place of Death:

New York, New York

Education:

B.A., University of Nebraska, 1895

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