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The troll garden

by Willa Cather

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Published by Transaction Publishers in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

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  • Large type books

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilla Cather.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3505.A87 T7 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination168 p. (large print) ;
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL48432M
    ISBN 101560004703
    LC Control Number99049990
    OCLC/WorldCa42597686

    "Paul's Case" was first published in in Willa Cather's first collection, The Troll Garden, which began her literary career. When the story was printed in McClure's magazine in May of the same year, it brought Cather to national attention. THE TROLL GARDEN: **. Not an especially strong first outing (similar to her first "novel," ALEXANDER'S BRIDGE, collected elsewhere by LOA) - while there are some fun surprises in her earliest collected tales and they put forth early versions of a number of the themes she went onto develop more fully in her novels, these are mostly lightweight, occasionally obvious, and /5.

      The Paperback of the The Troll Garden and Selected Stories by Willa Cather at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be : Independently published. The Troll Garden by Willa Cather. He was admitted into a little tank of a lodge made of white-washed stone, the back door and windows opening upon a garden. A visitor's book and a pile of catalogues lay on a deal table, together with a bottle of ink and some rusty pens. The wall was ornamented with photographs and coloured prints of racing.

    In the stories that comprise The Troll Garden, her first book, Willa Cather evokes the devastated, romantic dreams that haunt her characters. Artists, inveterate sentimentalists, hungering beauties, and demon-ridden ascetics find themselves torn between the need to confess and keep secret their private aspirations. The Troll Garden McClure, Phillips & Co., "'Then it was I first realized that for her this broke a silence of thirty years; the inconceivable silence of the plains.'".


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The Troll Garden was her first published book, a collection of short stories. And you can see a young author, not yet sure of her themes and her voice, but picking up on it quickly.

Some of the stories were in fact not too great/5(53). Collectively, the stories in "The Troll Garden" show the young Cather in the throes of an overtly Jamesian phase, with perfunctory nods to her later rural and Nebraskan subjects.

While all are united by the theme of artistic genius and influence, none are about the artists themselves/5(6). The Troll Garden Hardcover – January 1, by Willa Cather (Author)Cited by: The Troll Garden Paperback – by Willa Cather (Author)/5(6).

Overview In the stories that comprise The Troll Garden, her first book, Willa Cather evokes the devastated, romantic dreams that haunt her characters. Artists, inveterate sentimentalists, hungering beauties, and demon-ridden ascetics find themselves torn between the need to confess and keep secret their private aspirations.

The Troll Garden is a classic collection of short stories by American author Willa Cather. Contained here The troll garden book this volume are the following tales: Flavia and Her Artists, The Sculptor's Funeral, "A Death in the Desert", The Garden Lodge, The Marriage of Phædra, A Wagner Matinee, and Paul's Case.

Read more Read less The Amazon Book Review/5(6). About the Author. 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.

The books O Pioneers. and My Antonia, especially, with their focus on immigrant life on the prairie, established Cather as a major American novelist.4/4(1).

Collectively, the stories in "The Troll Garden" show the young Cather in the throes of an overtly Jamesian phase, with perfunctory nods to her later rural and Nebraskan subjects.

While all are united by the theme of artistic genius and influence, none are about the artists themselves/5(5). The Troll Garden, first short-story collection by Willa Cather, published in Publication of the collection, which contains some of her best-known work, led to Cather’s appointment as managing editor of McClure’s Magazine, a New York monthly.

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The Troll Garden, and Selected Stories Contents On the divide -- Eric Hermannson's soul -- The enchanted bluff -- The Bohemian girl -- Flavia and her artists -- The sculptor's funeral -- "A death in the desert" -- The garden lodge -- The marriage of Phaedra -- A Wagner matinee -- Paul's case.

From the University of Nebraska edition of The Troll Garden by Willa Cather: Willa Cather’s first book of fiction, The Troll Garden () is a collection of her earliest mature short stories. Well-crafted tales in their own right, they are important harbingers of her future novels and stories.

The Troll Garden is a collection of short stories by Willa Cather, published in Contents. This collection contains the following seven stories: "Flavia and Her Artists" "The Sculptor's Funeral" "A Death in the Desert" "The Garden Lodge" "The Marriage of Phaedra" "A Wagner Matinee" "Paul's Case" Four of these stories--"The Sculptor's Funeral," "A Death in the.

Description In the stories that comprise The Troll Garden, her first book, Willa Cather evokes the devastated, romantic dreams that haunt her characters. Artists, inveterate sentimentalists, hungering beauties, and demon-ridden ascetics find themselves torn between the need to confess and keep secret their private aspirations.4/5(3).

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The text begins: When Caroline Noble's friends learned that Raymond d'Esquerré was to spend a month at her place on the Sound before he sailed to fill his engagement for the London opera season, they considered it another striking instance of the perversity of things.

The garden to the left and the orchard to the right had never been so riotous with spring, and had burst into impassioned bloom, as if to accommodate Caroline, though she was certainly the last woman to whom the witchery of Freya could be attributed; the last woman, as her friends affirmed, to at all adequately appreciate and make the most of.

The troll garden. [Willa Cather] -- In the stories that comprise the Troll Garden, her first book, Willa Cather evokes the devastated, romantic dreams that haunt her characters.

Artists, inveterate sentimentalists, hungering beauties. Read A Wagner Matinee of The Troll Garden by Willa Cather. The text begins: I received one morning a letter, written in pale ink on glassy, blue-lined note-paper, and bearing the postmark of a little Nebraska village.

This communication, worn and rubbed, looking as though it had been carried for some days in a coat pocket that was none too clean, was from my uncle Howard.

The Troll Garden by Willa Cather, a free text and ebook for easy online reading, study, and reference. The Troll Garden () was Cather's first collection of short stories, many of which were published singly in various literary magazines, including Scribner's.

The Troll Garden. The Troll Garden. Price: $ Quantity. This collection of Willa Cather stories—her first book of fiction and the capstone of her early career—is as relevant today as at the time of its initial publication.

As different and individually distinguished as the seven stories may be, they share as their subject the role and.The Troll Garden: Short Stories Paperback - June 1, by Willa Cather This collection of Willa Cather stories-her first book of fiction and the capstone of her early career-is as relevant today as at the time of its initial publication.The Troll Garden (): Collection of short stories Published February 3rd by Independently published Paperback, 81 pagesCited by: