The song of the lark
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Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2013.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
539 pages ; 23 cm
Lexile measure:
950L
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Willa Cather's third novel, The Song of the Lark , depicts the growth of an artist, singer Thea Kronborg, a character inspired by the Swedish-born immigrant and renowned Wagnerian soprano Olive Fremstad. Thea's early life, however, has much in common with Cather's own.

Set from 1885 to 1909, the novel traces Thea's long journey from her fictional hometown of Moonstone, Colorado, to her source of inspiration in the Southwest, and to New York and the Metropolitan Opera House. As she makes her way in the world from an unlikely background, Thea distills all her experiences and relationships into the power and passion of her singing, despite the cost. The Song of the Lark presents Cather's vision of a true artist.

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Street Date:
1304
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780803245723, 0803245726
Lexile measure:
950
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APA Citation (style guide)

Cather, W. (2013). The song of the lark. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Cather, Willa, 1873-1947. 2013. The Song of the Lark. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Cather, Willa, 1873-1947, The Song of the Lark. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2013.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Cather, Willa. The Song of the Lark. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2013. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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