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 Building of the Ship"

  1. Author: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
    Title: "The Building of the Ship"
    Date: 1851
    Genre: poetry
    Note Relating to Cather: In One of Ours, an "old clergyman" watching the Anchises sailing away "began solemnly to quote from a poet who in his time was still popular": "Thou, too, sail on, O Ship of State." (Cather quotes lines 376 and 378-80; she skips "Sail on, O UNION, strong and great!")
    Note Source: One of Ours Part IV, Chap. 2