A Tale of the White Pyramid

"A Tale of the White Pyramid"
Author Willa Cather
Language English
Genre(s) Historical Fiction
Published in The Hesperian
Publication type Magazine
Publication date 22 December 1892

A Tale of the White Pyramid is a short story by Willa Cather. It was first published on 22 December 1892 in The Hesperian.[1]

Plot summary

Kakau tells about the death of Senefrau the First: his body was sealed into a sarcophagus. As a result, Kufu, the new King, is to have another pyramid built.


Allusions to other works


  1. Willa Cather's Collected Short Fiction, University of Nebraska Press; Rev Ed edition, 1 Nov 1970, page 540

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