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The Professor's House (Dover Thrift Editions)

Willa Cather

Paperback

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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (9/26/2016)
Paperback (1/1/1925)
Paperback (8/22/2018)
Paperback (1/12/2021)
Paperback (10/24/2008)
Paperback (8/6/2011)
Hardcover (9/1/2002)
Paperback (7/26/2019)
Hardcover (2/13/2012)
Hardcover (4/3/2018)
Paperback (7/1/1925)
Hardcover (6/1/1925)
Paperback (10/2/2020)
Paperback (10/31/1990)
Paperback (4/17/2018)
Paperback (2/7/2020)

Description

New to Dover Thrift Editions, this bittersweet tale begins when the successful Professor Godfrey St. Peter and his wife move into a comfortable new house. On the eve of the move, Godfrey analyzes his life, family and friends: his two daughters' marriages have removed them from the home, and the loss of his most outstanding student (and once son-in-law to be) leaves him feeling without purpose. His desire to stay in his old study and cling to what used to be sparks deep introspection in a story that explores a mid-life crisis and family life in a 1920's Midwestern college town.

Dover Publications, 9780486845289, 160pp.

Publication Date: July 14, 2021