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Obscure destinies

by Willa Cather

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Published by Center Point Pub. in Thorndike, Me .
Written in English

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  • Nebraska
    • Subjects:
    • Large type books,
    • Nebraska -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWilla Cather.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3505.A87 O25 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3407622M
      ISBN 101585477184
      LC Control Number2005023430
      OCLC/WorldCa61261318

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      Obscure Destinies by Willa Cather avg rating — ratings — published — added by people. OBSCURE DESTINIES. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, First edition. "Three New Stories of the West," each one dealing with the death of a main character. Octavo, light green cloth boards; pale blue labels on front and spine printed in black and orange.

      Mar 27,  · Obscure Destinies, by Willa Cather. Table of Contents. Neighbour Rosicky Old Mrs. Harris Two Friends. Front Table of Contents ← Prev Next. “Neighbour Rosicky,” written in and collected in the volume Obscure Destinies in , is generally considered one of Willa Cather’s most successful short stories. In it, she returns to the subject matter that informed her most important novels: the immigrant experience on the Nebraska prairie.


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Obscure Destinies is a collection of three novellas written late in Willa Cather's career that return to her writing roots, the Plains in the late s and early s.

Each novella includes the twilights of the main character's lives, reflecting Cather's own stage of her life as she wrote them/5. Jun 18,  · The jacket of the first edition of Obscure Destinies announced â Three New Stories of the West,â heralding Willa Catherâ s return to what many thought of as â herâ territoryâ the Great Plains.

These three stories, â Neighbour Rosicky,â â Old Mrs. Harris,â and â Two Friends,â reflected her return to the well of memory that had inspired the books that made her reputation/5(4). The jacket of the first edition of Obscure Destinies announced "Three New Stories of the West", heralding Willa Cather's return to what many thought of as "her" territory -- the Great Plains.

These three stories, "Neighbour Rosicky", "Old Mrs. Harris", and "Two Friends", reflected her return to the well of memory that had inspired the books that made her reputation/5(2). Obscure Destinies Is a collection of short stories by Willa Cather, published in Willa Sibert Cather was an American author who achieved recognition for her novels of frontier life on the Great Plains, works such as O Pioneers!, My Ántonia, and The Song of the mercedesgo.coms: 4.

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These three stories, “Neighbour Rosicky,” “Old Mrs. Harris,” and “Two Friends,” reflected her return to the well of memory that had inspired the books that made her mercedesgo.com: Independently published. Jan 01,  · The jacket of the first edition of Obscure Destinies announced "Three New Stories of the West", heralding Willa Cather's return to what many thought of as "her" territory -- the Great Plains.

These three stories, "Neighbour Rosicky", "Old Mrs. Harris", and "Two Friends", reflected her return to the well of memory that had inspired the books that made her reputation.5/5(2). SIGNED LIMITED FIRST EDITION OF OBSCURE DESTINIES, ONE OF ONLY COPIES SIGNED BY WILLA CATHER. CATHER, Willa. Obscure Destinies.

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Octavo, original cream and green paper boards, gilt paper cover label, top edge gilt, uncut. Obscure Destinies is a collection of three short stories by Willa Cather, published in Each story deals with the death of a central character and asks how the ordinary lives of these characters can be valued and how "beauty was found or created in seemingly ordinary circumstances".Collaborations: The Life of Mary Baker G.

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The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Get this from a library. Obscure destinies. [Willa Cather] -- The protagonists of three stories, set in the American West, struggle to oversome life's vicissitudes with humor and patience.

The jacket of the first edition of Obscure Destinies announced “Three New Stories of the West,” heralding Willa Cather’s return to what many thought of as “her” territory—the Great Plains. These three stories, “Neighbour Rosicky,” “Old Mrs.

Harris,” and “Two Friends,” reflected her return to the well of memory that had inspired the books that made her reputation. Obscure Destinies by Cather, Willa and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at mercedesgo.com Obscure Destinies (Book): Cather, Willa: A collection of three novellas honoring the settlers of the American plains.

Skip to main navigation Skip to main navigation Skip to search Skip to search Skip to content English English, collapsed. Español; Help Help, opens a new window. Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital mercedesgo.com projects include the Wayback Machine, mercedesgo.com and mercedesgo.com Obscure Destinies, by Willa Cather.

Old Mrs. Harris. A walnut table stood against a blind window, piled high with old magazines and tattered books, and children’s caps and coats. There was a wash-stand (two wash-stands, if you counted the oilcloth-covered box as one). A corner of the room was curtained off with some black-and-red.

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Writers access. Related books. The Song of the Lark. Obscure Destinies Alfred A. Knopf, "Indeed, she ceased to be an individual, an old woman with aching feet; she became part of a group, became a relationship." Willa Cather and the Book-of-the-Month Club By Mark J. Madigan, Cather Studies Volume. Dec 01,  · Obscure Destinies by Willa Cather,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Obscure Destinies: Willa Cather: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5(). InCather published Obscure Destinies, her final collection of short fiction, which contained "Neighbour Rosicky", one of her most highly regarded stories.

Cather and Edith Lewis moved into a new apartment on Park Avenue, and Cather began work on her next novel, Lucy Gayheart, a book that revealed "its author's darkening vision as she began her seventh decade."Born: Wilella Sibert Cather, December 7.Find Obscure Destinies by Cather, Willa at Biblio.

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