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StatementDecorations by Leonard Weisgard.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.F8455 Wi
The Physical Object
Pagination169 p.
Number of Pages169
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6246593M
LC Control Number58007324

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Born in Virginia, Willa Cather () moved with her family to Nebraska before she was ten, which later provided the setting for her best-known novels.

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My Antonia tells the story of several immigrant families who move to rural Nebraska. Antonia is the eldest daughter of the Shimerdas and is a bold and carefree young woman who becomes the center of narrator Jim Burden.

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