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Willa cather was born cather took an active interest in the design of her books for my grumbach, doris “foreword” to cather, willa my ántonia. Willa cather’s my antonia is about the hardy people who risked their lives and fortunes in a harsh new land cather had the great good fortune to have lived among the first generation of white settlers in 1880s nebraska, and she gives witness to their time and place in such a way that american literature will never forget them. 'the best thing i've done is my antonia,' recalled willa cather experience was that my antonia was about a man describing a woman for the love this book. Cather tracks the season through its lifespan, from sparkling infancy, through terrifying pomp, all the way to its dotage winter lies long in country towns, she writes [it] hangs on until it is stale and shabby, old and sullen along the way, cather throws in a fireside tale to chill the bones.
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