MY ANTONIA Author:Willa Cather Riverside Literature Series - # R16. General Editors of the series: Kenneth S. Lynn and Arno Jewett. An Introduction on "Prairie Life in My Antonia" by Walter Havighurst, Professor of English, Miami University. The assistance of Professor E.K. Brown of the University of Chicago is acknowledged. — This is the 1918 version of Willa Cather's famous ... more »novel of pioneer life in Nebraska. Includes the two page Introduction to the novel which was Willa Cather's original beginning (it was omitted in some later editions).
Also included in this edition: "Suggestions for Reading and Discussion" by Bertha Handlan Campbell in two sections - The Novel as a Whole and Details of the Novel; also a short list of The Pioneer and Settler in Fiction.
The last page also has a list of the books in the new Riverside Literature Series as of 1954.« less