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My Antonia: Introduction by Jane Smiley

My Antonia: Introduction by Jane Smiley (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Cather, Willa

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In this symphonically powerful and magnificently observed novel, Cather created one of the most winning heroines in American fiction, a woman whose calm, undemonstrative strength and robust high spirits make her emblematic of the virtues Cather most admired in her country. ntonia... Shimerda is the daughter of Bohemian immigrant parents struggling with the oceanic loneliness of life on the Nebraska prairie. Through the eyes of Jim Burden, her tutor and disappointed admirer, we follow ntonia from farm to town as she survives hardships both natural and human, from poverty to a failed romance-and not only survives, but triumphs.
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ISBN 9780525562870
Released NZ 15 Mar 2018
Publisher Random House
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Series Vintage Classics
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ISBN-13 9780525562870
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Random House
Imprint Vintage Books
Released 15 Mar 2018
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Cather, Willa
Series Vintage Classics
Category Modern Fiction
Number of Pages 304
Dimensions Width: 106mm
Height: 175mm
Spine: 31mm
Dewey Code 813.52
Weight 168g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Domestic fiction, Women pioneers, Western stories, Friendship, Married women
NBS Text General & Literary Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade