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Death Comes for the Archbishop Audiobook

Death Comes for the Archbishop

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Publisher's Summary

Willa Cather's best known novel; a narrative that recounts a life lived simply in the silence of the southwestern desert.

©2014 Willa Cather (P)2016 Random House Audio

What the Critics Say

"A truly remarkable book... Soaked through and through with atmosphere... From the riches of her imagination and sympathy Miss Cather has distilled a very rare piece of literature. It stands out, from the very resistance it opposes to classification." (New York Times)

"The most sensuous of writers, Willa Cather builds her imagined world as solidly as our five senses build the universe around us." (Rebecca West)

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