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Publisher Comments:

O Pioneers!, Willa Cather's first great novel, is the classic American story of pioneer life as embodied by one remarkable woman and her singular devotion to the land. Alexandra Bergson arrives on the wind-blasted prairie of Nebraska as a young girl and grows up to turn it into a prosperous farm. In this unforgettable story, Cather conveys both the physical realities of the landscape, as well as the mythic sweep of the transformation of the frontier, more faithfully and perhaps more fully than any other work of fiction.

Review:

"A direct, human tale of love and struggle and attainment — American in the best sense of the word." New York Times

About the Author

Willa Cather (1873-1947), the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of more than fifteen books, was one of the most distinguished American writers of the early twentieth century.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780395083659
Author:
Cather, Willa
Publisher:
Mariner Books
Foreword by:
Grumbach, Doris
Foreword:
Grumbach, Doris
Author:
Willa Cather, Doris Grumbach
Author:
Grumbach, Doris
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
American fiction (fictional works by one author)
Subject:
Brothers and sisters
Subject:
Farm life
Subject:
Frontier and pioneer life
Subject:
Historical fiction
Subject:
Nebraska
Subject:
Nebraska Fiction.
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Domestic fiction
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Cloth
Series Volume:
1327-1
Publication Date:
October 1997
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
7.80x5.00x.55 in. .44 lbs.

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