Louisa May Alcott / Edition 2

Louisa May Alcott / Edition 2

by Madeleine B. Stern
     
 

ISBN-10: 1555534171

ISBN-13: 9781555534172

Pub. Date: 08/26/1999

Publisher: University Press of New England

Madeleine B. Stern, one of the world's leading Alcott scholars, shows how the breadth of Alcott's work, ranging from Little Women to sensational thrillers and war stories, serves as a reflection of a fascinating and complicated life dotted with poverty and riches alike, hard menial work, physical suffering relieved by opiates, and the acclaim of literary success.  See more details below

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Madeleine B. Stern, one of the world's leading Alcott scholars, shows how the breadth of Alcott's work, ranging from Little Women to sensational thrillers and war stories, serves as a reflection of a fascinating and complicated life dotted with poverty and riches alike, hard menial work, physical suffering relieved by opiates, and the acclaim of literary success.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781555534172
Publisher:
University Press of New England
Publication date:
08/26/1999
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
448
Sales rank:
1,107,170
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction to the New Edition
1The South End3
2The Hosner Cottage16
3The New Eden31
4The White Village44
5Greenrooms and City Missions60
6The Orchard House79
7The Union Hotel Hospital114
8Plots and Counterplots128
9Life in a Pension145
10Little Women161
11The Grand Tour194
12The Youth's Companion215
13Dr. Miller's Bath Hotel240
14The Gray Town252
15Yours for Reform278
16Dunreath Place314
Alcott Bibliography333
Notes on Sources361
Index405

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