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The journals of Louisa May Alcott

by Louisa May Alcott

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888 -- Diaries,
  • Authors, American -- 19th century -- Diaries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementwith an introduction by Madeleine B. Stern ; editors Joel Myerson and Daniel Shealy ; associate editor, Madeleine B. Stern.
    ContributionsMyerson, Joel., Shealy, Daniel., Stern, Madeleine B., 1912-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS1018 .A425 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvii, 356 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages356
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2184557M
    ISBN 100316593621
    LC Control Number89002419

    Louisa May Alcott began writing when she was very young and she began to receive critical success in the s for her writing. Even though many people don’t know it, she has also published a number of poems, thrillers, short stories and a number of juvenile tales .   Louisa May Alcott was born in Germantown, Pennsylvania on Novem She and her three sisters, Anna, Elizabeth, and May, were educated by their father, philosopher/ teacher Bronson Alcott, and raised on the practical Christianity of their mother, Abigail May.

    Get this from a library! The journals of Louisa May Alcott. [Louisa May Alcott; Joel Myerson; Daniel Shealy; Madeleine B Stern] -- A coherent history of Louisa May Alcott's life beginning with her private journal entries at 13 and those continuing throughout her . Louisa May Alcott, American author known for her children’s books, especially the classic Little Women. Among her other notable works are Little Men, Hospital Sketches, An Old-Fashioned Girl, Aunt Jo’s Scrap Bag, and Jo’s Boys. Learn more about Alcott’s life and literary career in this article.

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