Willa Cather (Hardcover)

The Complete Fiction & Other Writings: A Library of America Boxed Set

By Willa Cather

Library of America, 9781598534818, 3363pp.

Publication Date: August 23, 2016

List Price: 120.00*
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Description

Willa Cather was one of the greatest American writers of the 20th century, creating in indelible novels and stories a rich panorama of place and experience among pioneers and farmers, artists and youthful lovers, immigrants and their striving children. Here, for the first time, the definitve three-volume Library of America edition of her works is available in a collector's boxed set, gathering all of her novels, novellas, and story collections; fourteen additional stories uncollected during her lifetime; and a selection of essays, poems, and other writings.

Included are: 

Early Novels and Stories  | 1,336 pages
The Troll Garden (short stories) • O Pioneers! • The Song of the Lark •
My Ántonia • One of Ours


Later Novels | 988 pages
A Lost Lady • The Professor's House • Death Comes for the Archbishop •
Shadows on the Rock • Lucy Gayheart • Sapphira and the Slave Girl


Stories, Poems, and Other Writings | 1,039 pages
Youth and the Bright Medusa (stories) • Obscure Destinies (stories) • The Old Beauty and Others (stories) • Alexander's Bridge • My Mortal Enemy • occasional pieces • critical essays• April Twilights and Other Poems

LIBRARY OF AMERICA is an independent nonprofit cultural organization founded in 1979 to preserve our nation’s literary heritage by publishing, and keeping permanently in print, America’s best and most significant writing. The Library of America series includes more than 300 volumes to date, authoritative editions that average 1,000 pages in length, feature cloth covers, sewn bindings, and ribbon markers, and are printed on premium acid-free paper that will last for centuries.


About the Author

Sharon O'Brien, editor, is James Hope Caldwell Professor of American Cultures and Professor of English at Dickinson College.