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My Ántonia ; The troll garden ; Selected short stories

Willa Cather

My Ántonia ; The troll garden ; Selected short stories

by Willa Cather

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Published by Gramercy Books, Distributed by Outlet Book in New York, Avenel, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Nebraska
    • Subjects:
    • Women immigrants -- Fiction.,
    • Farmers" spouses -- Fiction.,
    • Czech Americans -- Fiction.,
    • Women pioneers -- Fiction.,
    • Married women -- Fiction.,
    • Friendship -- Fiction.,
    • Farm life -- Fiction.,
    • United States -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.,
    • Nebraska -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesMy Ántonia., Troll garden., Selected short stories.
      StatementWilla Cather.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3505.A87 A6 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 508 p. ;
      Number of Pages508
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1425946M
      ISBN 100517100312
      LC Control Number93036988

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My Ántonia ; The troll garden ; Selected short stories by Willa Cather Download PDF EPUB FB2

My Antonia, by contrast, is a little more traditional. The Antonia of the title is seen through the eyes of a man who grew up with and in love with Antonia, and she seems much more idealised and unreachable than the women in Oh.

Pioneers. The story is still interesting in that Cather is very engaged with the landscape she writes about/5(K). After reading the novel and the accompanying short stories I can say that Cather is indeed one of Americas finest 20th century writers.

Many are familiar with her "prairie" series (My Antonia, O Pioneers, and Song of the Lark), but I think one of the best sleeper stories is "The Treasure of Far Island".

If you get a chance to read it, please do.5/5(1). Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for My Antonia - The Troll Garden - Selected Short Stories at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xix, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: My Antonia --The troll garden --Selected short burglar's Christmas ; Eric Hermannson's soul ; The sentimentality of William Tavener ; A singer's romance ; The Professor's commencement ; The treasure of Far Island ; The namesake ; The profile ; The willing muse.

After reading the novel and the accompanying short stories I can say that Cather is indeed one of Americas finest 20th century writers. Many are familiar with her "prairie" series (My Antonia, O Pioneers, and Song of the Lark), but I think one of the best sleeper stories is "The Treasure of Far Island".5/5.

The Troll Garden and Selected Stories by Willa Cather contains some of her earliest writing. This collection includes the entirety of her collection The Troll Garden, along with her earliest nationally published story On the Divide, Eric Hermannsons Soul, another very early story, The Enchanted Bluff, and The Bohemian Girl, two other early Cather stories that were published after The /5.

A moving tribute to the pioneer spirit and to those, like Antonia, who helped settle the plains. Mary Whipple The Professor's House (Vintage Classics) Cather Novels & Stories The Troll Garden, O Pioneers. The Song of the Lark, and My Antonia Great Short Works of 5/5(5).

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My Ántonia (/ ˈ æ n t ə n i ə / AN-tə-nee-ə) is a novel published in by American writer Willa Cather, considered one of her best is the final book of her "prairie trilogy" of novels, preceded by O Pioneers.

and The Song of the Lark.: 9: 9 The novel tells the stories of an orphaned boy from Virginia, Jim Burden, and the elder daughter in a family of Bohemian immigrants Author: Willa Cather. SELECTED STORIES.

On the Divide. Eric Hermannson's Soul. The Enchanted Bluff. The Bohemian Girl. THE TROLL GARDEN. Flavia and Her Artists. The Sculptor's Funeral “A Death in the Desert” The Garden Lodge. The Marriage of Phaedra. A Wagner Matinee. Paul's Case. THE TROLL GARDEN: **.

Not an especially strong first outing (similar to her first "novel," ALEXANDER'S BRIDGE, collected elsewhere by LOA) - while there are some fun surprises in her earliest collected tales and they put forth early versions of a number of the themes she went onto develop more fully in her novels, these are mostly lightweight, occasionally obvious, and largely bound by the /5.

This item: Cather Novels & Stories The Troll Garden, O Pioneers. The Song of the Lark, and My by Willa Cather Paperback $ In stock on J /5(12). Editions for The Troll Garden: Short Stories: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition), (Paperback published in ), (Pape Home My BooksCited by: She graduated from the Univ.

of Nebraska in and worked as a journalist and as a teacher in Pittsburgh. In she went to New York City. The publication of The Troll Garden (), her first collection of short stories, led to her appointment to the editorial staff of McClure's Magazine.

My Ántonia tells the stories of several immigrant families who move out to rural Nebraska to start new lives in America, with a particular focus on a Bohemian family. The Troll Garden and Selected Stories. Youth and the Bright Medusa. One of Ours. A Collection of Stories, Reviews and Essays His short stories can be found in the A Game /5(2).

The Troll Garden is a collection of short stories by Willa Cather, published in Contents. This collection contains the following seven stories: "Flavia and Her Artists" "The Sculptor's Funeral" "A Death in the Desert" "The Garden Lodge" "The Marriage of Phaedra" "A Wagner Matinee" "Paul's Case" Four of these stories--"The Sculptor's Funeral," "A Death in the Desert," "A Wagner Matinee.

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LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers My work book club read My Antonia by Willa Cather last month.

I read it 15 years ago and gave it 5 stars then. My Antonia: The Troll Garden: Selected Short Stories by Willa Cather. Has as a student's study guide/5(). Wilella Sibert Cather (December 7, – Ap ) is an eminent author from the United States.

She is perhaps best known for her depictions of U.S. life in novels such as O Pioneers!, My Ántonia, and Death Comes for the Archbishop. Willa Cather’s most popular book is Librivox Short Ghost and Horror Collection Books by Willa Cather.

My Antonia, The Troll Garden. Selected Short Stories by. Willa Cather. avg rating — 0 ratings. Want to Read saving. () A collection of short stories by Willa Cather includes the following stories.

On the Divide Eric Hermannson's Soul The Enchanted Bluff The Bohemian Girl THE TROLL GARDEN Flavia and Her Artists The Sculptor's Funeral "A Death in the Desert" The Garden Lodge The Marriage of Phaedra A Wagner Matinee Paul's Case5/5(1).The Troll Garden: Short Stories by Willa Cather.

University of Nebraska Press, Hardcover. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition.

Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend jacket quality is not.Willa Cather's Collected Works: Evening Song, The Troll Garden and Selected Stories, Eleanor's House, The Profile, The Enchanted Bluff, Alexander's Bridge, O Pioneers!, Song of the Lark, My Ántonia, Youth and the Bright Medusa, One of Ours (11 Works) by.