Alexander's Bridge was Willa Cather's first novel. It was originally published in 1912, then released a second time in 1922 after Cather had established her repuation. The second edition contained an author's preface.
The book is about Bartley Alexander, a world-famous bridge designer, who struggles with integrity and infedility issues as he carries on an affair with his former lover, Hilda Burgoyne.
Wilella Sibert Cather (1873 – 1947) is an eminent author from the United States. She is perhaps best known for her depictions of U.S. life in novels such as O Pioneers!, My Ántonia, and Death Comes for the Archbishop.
Other Books of Willa Cather:
- Death Comes for the Archbishop (1927)
- Pioneers! (1913)
- My Ántonia (1918)
- One of Ours (1923)
- Sapphira and the Slave Girl (1940)
- The Song of the Lark (1915)
- The Professor's House (1925)
- The Troll Garden and Selected Stories (1905)
- Youth and the Bright Medusa (1920)
- Not Under Forty (1936)