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Shadows on the Rock

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2195802

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Spine slightly cocked, spine heavily toned, boards toned, pages toned. 1931 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 280 pp. Set in seventeenth-century Canada, an evocation of North American origins highlights the men and women who struggled to adapt to the new world even as they clung to the one they left behind.Keywords: WILLA CATHER LITERATURE FICTION NOVEL FIRST EDITION View more info

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A Lost Lady (Vintage Classics)

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Vintage Books: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2261537

ISBN: 0679728872

Condition: Very Good


Reprint. Faint crease to front wrapper. 1990 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Marian Forrester is the symbolic flower of the Old American West. She draws her strength from that solid foundation, bringing delight and beauty to her elderly husband, to the small town of Sweet Water where they live, to the prairie land itself, and to the young narrator of her story, Neil Herbert. All are bewitched by her brilliance and grace, and all are ultimat... View more info

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Death Comes for the Archbishop

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York: 1929

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2102810

Condition: Near Fine


First illustrated edition. Owner bookplate on front flyleaf, otherwise an exceptional copy. 1929 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 343 pp. 8vo. Closely following the original 1927 printing, this edition was designed by Elmer Adler and printed by the Plimpton Press of Norwood, Massachusetts, on paper manufactured by Curtis and Brother of Newark, Delaware. Art deco illustrations by Harold Von Schmidt appear throughout, which were photo-engraved by F... View more info

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Early Novels and Stories: The Troll Garden; O Pioneers!; The Song of the Lark; My Antonia; One of Ours (The Library of America 35)

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Library of America: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2203802

Condition: Near Fine


Reprint. Includes publisher's slipcase. 1987 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 1336 pp. 8vo. Original cloth, gilt titles and rules, ribbon marker bound in. A collection of works by the American novelist and winner of the Pulitzer Prize for One of Ours (included in this volume), with chronology and notes following text. Her novels mainly focused on life in the Great Plains. Includes: The Troll Garden; O Pioneers!; The Song of the Lark; My Anton... View more info

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My Mortal Enemy

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1926

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 2200090

Condition: Very Good


3rd printing. Lacks jacket. Ink name and address on front endpaper, boards lightly toned and soiled, spine faded. 1926 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 122 pp. 8vo. Myra has been raised in luxury, which she romantically abandons to elope with the impoverished Oswald Henshawe. As the years pass, however, the shabby gentility of an apartment frequented by the artistic community of Old New York gives way to real poverty in a jerrybuilt hotel. ABOUT ... View more info

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The Professor's House

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2264160

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Lacks jacket. Spine a bit faded, light nickel-sized spot on front board, owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1925 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 283, [5] pp. 8vo. A novel by the Pulitzer Prize winning author of O Pioneers! and My Antonia. A study in emotional dislocation and renewal--Professor Godfrey St. Peter, a man in his 50's, has achieved what would seem to be remarkable success. When called on to move to a more comfortable h... View more info

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My Antonia (Willa Cather Scholarly Edition)

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $9.00

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press: 2003

Seller ID: 2272737

ISBN: 080326433X

Condition: Very Good


Corner faintly stained. 2003 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Hailed by reviewers and readers for its originality, vitality, and truth, My Ántonia secured Willa Cather’s place in the first rank of American writers. Cather drew deeply on her childhood days in frontier Nebraska for her fourth novel, published in 1918. Ántonia Shimerda is memorable as the warm-hearted daughter of Bohemians who must adapt to a hard life on the desolate prair... View more info

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My Antonia

By: Cather, Willa; Norris, Kathleen

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1995

Seller ID: 1514440

Condition: Very Good


Sticker on spine base, sticker on rear wrapper. 1995 Trade Paperback. 244 pp. My Ántonia (first published 1918) is considered one of the greatest novels by American writer Willa Cather. My Ántonia — pronounced with the accent on the first syllable of Ántonia — is the final book of the prairie trilogy of novels by Cather, a list that also includes O Pioneers! and The Song of the Lark. View more info

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Woollcott's Second Reader

By: Woollcott, Alexander; Nai-An, Shih; Wharton, Edith; Eckstein, Gustav; Beerbohm, Max; Lawrence, D.H.; Cather, Willa; Maugham, Somerset W.; Pottle, Frederick A.; Grahame, Kenneth; Austin, William; Halper, Albert; Parker, Dorothy; Hemingway, Ernest...

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2200865

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Near fine in fair jacket. Jacket edges rubbed with minor loss from corners, jacket spine stained. 1937 Hard Cover. x, 1056 pp. 8vo. Contributions by twenty-one authors, including eight complete books, four essays, a ghost story, a mystery, a study in murder, a biography, six unusual short stories, and nineteen original pieces by Alexander Woollcott. CONTENTS: Foreword; Preface to 'All Men are Brothers'; Lady's Maid's Bell; Joe; A Christmas Garland; Portrai... View more info