Alexander's Bridge

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U of Nebraska Press, 2007 M01 1 - 303 pages
"A bridge builder, teetering between youth and maturity, between a mistress in London and a wife in Boston, loses his balance when his greatest structure collapses."-New York Times Book Review
 

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Alexander's Bridge was Willa Cather's first book, published in 1912. Alexander Bartley is a bridge builder who has acquired international fame for his ability to build the worlds most daring and ... Read full review

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Really excellent psychological novella about a successful and gifted man whose dual life demons haunt him. Read full review

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About the author (2007)

Tom Quirk is a professor of English at the University of Missouri-Columbia and the author of Bergson and American Culture: The Worlds of Willa Cather and Wallace Stevens. Frederick M. Link is a professor emeritus of English at the University of Nebraska?Lincoln and the textual editor of One of Ours, Obscure Destinies, and Shadows on the Rock.

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