One of Ours

One of Ours  (1922) 
by Willa Cather

Winner of the 1923 Pulitzer Prize for the Novel. It tells the story of the life of Claude Wheeler, a Nebraska native around the turn of the 20th century.

WILLA CATHER

ONE OF OURS

ONE OF OURS

ONE OF OURS


WILLA CATHER


"Bidding the eagles of the West fly on..."

Vachel Lindsay



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First printing, September, 1922, consisted of thirty-five copies on Imperial Japan Vellum and three hundred and ten copies on Perusia handmade Italian paper, numbered and signed by the author.

Second Printing, September, 1922
Third Printing, September, 1922
Fourth Printing, September, 1922

Set up and electrotyped by the Vail-Ballou Co., Binghamton, N. Y.
Paper furnished by W. F. Etherington & Co., New York, N. Y.
Printed and bound by the Plimpton Press, Norwood, Mass.

MANUFACTURED IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

For my mother
VIRGINIA CATHER

CONTENTS

Book I On Lovely Creek 1
Book II Enid 117
Book III Sunrise on the Prairie 201
Book IV The Voyage of the Anchises 267
Book V "Bidding the Eagles of the West Fly On" 323


This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1926.


The author died in 1947, so this work is also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 70 years or less. This work may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.