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The Resource Louisa May Alcott, Susan Cheever

Louisa May Alcott, Susan Cheever

Label
Louisa May Alcott
Title
Louisa May Alcott
Statement of responsibility
Susan Cheever
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Susan Cheever's comprehensive and definitive biography sheds new light on of life of Louisa May Alcott, whose work has inspired generations of women. Cheever laces this provocative biography with musings on the genesis of genius, and her identification with Jo March when she was a rebellious girl in the throes of puberty
Biography type
individual biography
Dewey number
  • 813/.4
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Louisa May Alcott, Susan Cheever
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Preface: a trip to Concord -- Trailing clouds of glory, 1832-1849 -- Concord. Louisa in exile, 1840-1843 -- Fruitlands. Family in crisis, 1843-1848 -- Boston. "Stick to your teaching", 1848-1858 -- Orchard House, 1858-1862 -- Fredericksburg. At the Union Hospital, 1863-1865 -- The writer, 1861-1867 -- Little women, 1868-1872 -- Success, 1873-1880 -- Lulu, 1880-1888
Control code
ocn528665902
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
xv, 298 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416569916
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010005879
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)528665902
Label
Louisa May Alcott, Susan Cheever
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Preface: a trip to Concord -- Trailing clouds of glory, 1832-1849 -- Concord. Louisa in exile, 1840-1843 -- Fruitlands. Family in crisis, 1843-1848 -- Boston. "Stick to your teaching", 1848-1858 -- Orchard House, 1858-1862 -- Fredericksburg. At the Union Hospital, 1863-1865 -- The writer, 1861-1867 -- Little women, 1868-1872 -- Success, 1873-1880 -- Lulu, 1880-1888
Control code
ocn528665902
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
xv, 298 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416569916
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010005879
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)528665902

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