This 100th Anniversary Edition of Willa Cather's masterpiece includes the original illustrations by W. T. Benda and a new introduction by Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Jane Smiley.
WILLA CATHER, author of twelve novels, including O Pioneers!, My ntonia, and Death Comes for the Archbishop, was born in Virginia in 1873 but grew up in Nebraska, where many of her novels are set. She died in 1947 in New York City.
"No romantic novel ever written in America, by man or woman, is one half so beautiful as My Antonia." -H. L. Mencken
"The time will come when Willa Cather will be ranked above Hemingway." -Leon Edel