My Ntonia

Author: Willa Cather
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 048611483X
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Splendid early novel (1918) evokes the Nebraska prairie life of the author's childhood, and touchingly commemorates the spirit and courage of the immigrant pioneers who settled the land.

My Ntonia

Author: Willa S. Cather
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781943103041
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My Antonia, published in 1918, is arguably the most famous work of American novelist Willa Cather. The novel takes the form of a fictional memoir written by Jim Burden about a Czech immigrant girl named Antonia. The text of this edition follows that of the 1918 edition, with minor emendations, added footnotes and new illustrations.

My Antonia

Author: Willa Cather
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781540545411
Size: 21.32 MB
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The novel tells the stories of an orphaned boy from Virginia, Jim Burden, and the elder daughter in a family of Bohemian immigrants, �ntonia Shimerda, who are each brought as children to be pioneers in Nebraska towards the end of the 19th century. Both the pioneers who first break the prairie sod for farming, as well as of the harsh but fertile land itself, feature in this American novel. The first year in the very new place leaves strong impressions in both children, affecting them lifelong.This novel is considered Cather's first masterpiece. Cather was praised for bringing the American West to life and making it personally interesting.

My Ntonia

Author: Willa Cather
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393522938
Size: 54.90 MB
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My Antonia

Author: Willa Cather
Publisher: Spark Notes
ISBN: 9781586633844
Size: 10.77 MB
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My Antonia Maxnotes Literature Guides

Author: Tim Wenzell
Publisher: Research & Education Assoc.
ISBN: 9780738672960
Size: 70.63 MB
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REA's MAXnotes for Willa Cather's My Antonia The MAXnotes features a comprehensive summary and analysis of My Antonia and a biography of Willa Cather. Places the events of the novel in historical context and discusses each section in detail. Includes study questions and answers along with topics for papers and sample outlines.

My Ntonia

Author: Willa Cather
Publisher: Broadview Pr
ISBN: 9781551114910
Size: 75.57 MB
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Willa Cather's My Antonia is considered one of the most significant American novels of the twentieth century. Set during the great migration west to settle the plains of the North American continent, the narrative follows Antonia Shimerda, a pioneer who comes to Nebraska as a child and grows with the country, inspiring a childhood friend, Jim Burden, to write her life story. The novel is important both for its literary aesthetic and as a portrayal of important aspects of American social ideals and history, particularly the centrality of migration to American culture.The Broadview edition includes a rich selection of primary source materials: the revised introduction for the 1926 edition; Cather's "Mesa Verde Wonderland is Easy to Reach...," "Nebraska: The End of the First Cycle," "Peter", and her comments on the novel; contemporary reviews and photographs.

My Antonia Thrift Study Edition

Author: Willa Cather
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486482472
Size: 38.77 MB
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Includes the unabridged text of Cather's classic novel plus a complete study guide that helps readers gain a thorough understanding of the work's content and context. The comprehensive guide includes chapter-by-chapter summaries, explanations and discussions of the plot, question-and-answer sections, author biography, analytical paper topics, list of characters, bibliography, and more.