Bibliography of Willa Cather's Reading

This bibliography was created by Sharon Hoover and Melissa Ryan. They know that the existing work, though large, is incomplete, and they invite interested scholars, readers, and students to submit new works to the bibliography. To do so, please contact the editor of the Willa Cather Archive at . Any resource that attempts to be comprehensive depends upon a community of scholars, readers, and other interested parties.

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Total Number of Entries in Reading Bibliography: 1056

    "The Old Clock on the Stairs"

  1. Author: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
    Title: "The Old Clock on the Stairs"
    Date: 1845
    Genre: poetry
    Note Relating to Cather: In "The Bohemian Girl," Nils Ericson says that he did not come home "to be a skeleton at the feast." The expression dates long before Longfellow, but he uses it in one line of his poetry: "But, like the skeleton at the feast."
    Note Source: Collected Short Fiction 1892-1912 17