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Louisa May Alcott (/ˈɔːlkət, -kɒt/; November 29, 1832 – March 6, 1888) was an American novelist, short story writer and poet best known as the author of the novel Little Women (1868) and its sequels Little Men (1871) and Jo's Boys (1886).

Louisa May Alcott (/ˈɔːlkət, -kɒt/; November 29, 1832 – March 6, 1888) was an American novelist, short story writer and poet best known as the author of the novel Little Women (1868) and its sequels Little Men (1871) and Jo's Boys (1886). Raised in New England by her transcendentalist parents, Abigail May and Amos Bronson Alcott, she grew up among many of the well-known intellectuals of the day, such as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Henry David Thoreau, and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

Louisa May Alcott (American Women of Achievement). I'd love to find a book that critiques Alcott's stories (esp. Little Women series & Rose series) in light of how 'forward-thinking' Alcott may have been. 1555466370 (ISBN13: 9781555466374).

Louisa May Alcott was born in Germantown, Pennsylvania, in 1832. Her family later moved to Concord, Massachusetts, where Alcott was influenced by their neighbours Nathaniel Hawthorne, Ralph Waldo Emerson, and Henry David Thoreau

Louisa May Alcott was born in Germantown, Pennsylvania, in 1832. Her family later moved to Concord, Massachusetts, where Alcott was influenced by their neighbours Nathaniel Hawthorne, Ralph Waldo Emerson, and Henry David Thoreau. At a young age, Louisa took on some of the family's financial burdens, working as a domestic, a teacher, and a writer. In 1868 and 1869, fame and fortune came with the publication of Little Women. The author of many novels and an active campaigner for temperance and women's suffrage, Alcott died in 1888. History & Fiction.

Louisa May Alcott was an American novelist, widely appreciated for her timeless classic novel ‘Little Women’. This biography of Louisa May Alcott provides detailed information about her childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline. Birthday: November 29, 1832. Nationality: American. Famous: Quotes By Louisa May AlcottNovelists.

Louisa May Alcott was an American author who wrote under various pseudonyms and only started using her own name when she was ready to commit to writing. Her novel Little Women gave Alcott financial independence and a lifetime writing career. Famed novelist Louisa May Alcott was born on November 29, 1832, in Germantown, Pennsylvania. Alcott was a best-selling novelist of the late 1800s, and many of her works, most notably Little Women, remain popular today.

Traces the life of the well-known author of Little Women, examining events prior to and following her emergence as. .Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged but may have spine creases from reading.

Traces the life of the well-known author of Little Women, examining events prior to and following her emergence as a prominent American writer.

Louisa May Alcott was an American novelist and poet best known as the author of the novel Little Women (1868) .

Louisa May Alcott was an American novelist and poet best known as the author of the novel Little Women (1868) and its sequels Little Men (1871) and Jo's Boys (1886). Raised by her transcendentalist parents, Abigail May and Amos Bronson Alcott in New England, she also grew up among many of the well-known intellectuals of the day such as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Henry David Thoreau. Alcott's family suffered financial difficulties, and while she worked to help support the family from an early age, she also sought an outlet in writing.

Louisa May Alcott was an American writer best known for her novel Little . Louisa May Alcott wrote many books for children including the series Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag which contained 66 short stories in 6 volumes.

Louisa May Alcott was an American writer best known for her novel Little Women. She was born on November 29 th, 1832, in Germantown, Pennsylvania, to Amos Bronson, an educator, and Abby May, a social worker. She had two younger sisters Elizabeth and Abigail, and one older sister Anna. Little Women was a l novel about her and her sisters' childhoods. The novel Little Women was followed by three more in the series including Good Wives (1869), Little Men (1871), and Jo's Boys (1886).

A biography of the nineteenth-century author whose own life was reflected in her famous novels including "Little Women" and "Little Men"

Louisa May Alcott (American Women of Achievement) epub download

ISBN13: 978-1555466374

ISBN: 1555466370

Author: Kathleen Burke

Category: Bio and Memoris

Subcategory: Specific Groups

Language: English

Publisher: Chelsea House Pub (March 1, 1988)

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