The Diamond Mine Summary
Willa Cather

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The Diamond Mine Summary

Willa Cather's short story "The Diamond Mine" was first published in McClure's magazine in 1916, although it almost was not published at all. The story was a blatant, fictionalized account of the life of Lillian Nordica, an American soprano, and publishers feared a lawsuit. The story was reprinted four years later in the collection Youth and the Bright Medusa, which featured other stories about the lives of artists in the early twentieth century. At...

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