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Boynton on modernism?

"in Antonia's contended domesticity Miss Cather offers a modern variation of an old them.


Hatcher on Antonia?

Cather pictured a strong character developing under severe difficulties which would crush a less heroic soul.


Doren on Antonia and mediocrity?

"the maternal current is so deep and sure in her that is saves her from mediocrity."