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May Alcott

a memoir

by Caroline Ticknor

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown, and company in Boston .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS1019.A2 T5
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 315 p.
Number of Pages315
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24630697M
LC Control Number28006106


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At the start of Little Women, the March sisters have big dreams. Jo, the second eldest, wants to be a writer. Amy, the youngest, dreams of painting. Yet as the sisters get older, and societal expectations for them grow higher, they find themselves having to cede their childhood Author: Elena Nicolaou.

Louisa May Alcott, Little Women (Oxford World's Classics) Four sisters: Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy March, are part of a poor but loving family. With their father off to war they have only their mother.

About Little Women. Louisa May Alcott shares the innocence of girlhood in this classic coming of age story about four sisters—Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy.

In picturesque nineteenth-century New England, tomboyish Jo, beautiful Meg, fragile Beth, and romantic Amy are responsible for keeping a home while their father is off to war.

Little Women, novel for children by Louisa May Alcott, published in two parts in and Her sister May illustrated the first edition. It initiated a genre of family stories for children. The novel has two sequels: Little Men () and Jo’s Boys ().

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Her complex, realistic characters — sisters Meg, Beth, Jo, And Amy — were actually derived from Alcott’s own experiences with her own Author: Natasha Ishak. Louisa May Alcott wrote Little Women in two parts, each resoundingly popular and receiving critical acclaim. The novel follows the lives of the four March sisters, Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy, from childhood into maturity.

The journey is not an easy one, and each is humbled and ultimately uplifted by her encounters with love, society and death. Alcott, Louisa May, Title: Little Men: Life at Plumfield With Jo's Boys Language: English: LoC Class: PZ: Language and Literatures: Juvenile belles lettres: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature: Subject: Boarding schools -- Fiction Subject: Schools -- Fiction Subject: Family life -- New England.

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The main characters of this classics, fiction story are Marmee, Jo March.4/5. Little Women Louisa May Alcott, and ~ pp. (varies by publisher) Summary Set in a small New England town during the Civil War years and Reconstruction, Little Women introduces Alcott's remarkable heroines, the March sisters, and above all her alter ego Jo March, with her literary ambition and independent novel chronicles the episodes, large and small, of the sisters.

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The novel has a sweetness to it that appeals to many and makes it a good book for readers of all ages. Louisa May Alcott was born in in Germantown, Pennsylvania. She is best known for Little Women (), which is loosely based on her own life and proved to be one of the most popular children’s books ever sequels followed: Good Wives (), Little Men (), and Jo’s Boys ().Alcott was the daughter of the famous transcendentalist Bronson Alcott and was friend of Book Edition: Enriched Classic.

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