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.

Select Title:

All titles are listed alphabetically. Select a letter, or scroll through entire list.

A |  B |  C |  D |  E |  F |  G |  H |  I |  J |  K |  L |  M |  N |  O |  P |  Q |  R |  S |  T |  U |  V |  W |  Y |  View All Titles

Total Number of Entries in Reading Bibliography: 1056

    "The Passing of Arthur"

  1. Author: Tennyson, Alfred, Lord
    Title: "The Passing of Arthur"
    Date: 1869
    Genre: poetry
    Note Relating to Cather: In "Eric Hermannson's Soul," Margaret Elliot is said to belong to the new order that replaces the old: "'The old order changeth, yielding place to new...." (from Idylls of the King). In an 1894 Journal article,Cather quotes "The Passing of Arthur" (from Idylls of the King), II.408-410, in a defense of modern drama: "Old order changeth, yielding place to new/ And God fulfils Himself in many ways,/ Lest one good custom should corrupt the world." Cather reviewed "The Passing of Arthur" for the Nebraska State Journal in 1895.
    Note Source: Collected Short Fiction 1892-1912 363; Journal 12/16/1894; Journal 1/20/1895