Author:Alcott, Louisa May


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Little Men

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Racine, WI, Whitman Publishing Co.: 1940

Seller ID: 028006

Condition: Good

edge wear to boards; previous owner's name on ffep; The third work in Louisa May Alcott's quartet of Little Women books, Little Men picks up the narrative after the end of Good Wives and follows Jo's progress in life. After her marriage to Professor Friedrich Bhaer, Jo uses the money from her inheritance from Aunt March to set up a school at Plumfield. Their latest arrival is Nat Blake, a timid orphan boy whose life so far has been spent playing the violin to make money on the streets. Nat joins the ten other children at the school - a gang made up of neglected children, orphans and also Meg's... View more info

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Little Men: Life At Plumfield with Jo's Boys

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Puffin: 1984-04-03

Seller ID: 038961

ISBN: 0140350187

Condition: Good

edge wear, some light soiling to covers; Just two years after the extraordinarily successful publication of LITTLE WOMEN and GOOD WIVES, Louisa Alcott's brother-in-law died, leaving two sons. She immediately decided to write a sequel to provide for her sister and nephews, and LITTLE MEN, published in 1871, became a tribute to her father's theories of education. The story is set in Plumfield, a school run by Jo and her German husband, Professor Bhaer, and they follow the precepts of Grandpa March in cultivating the little mind - 'not tasking it with long hard lessons, parrot-learned, but helpin... View more info

Rose in Bloom

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Goldsmith Publishing Company: circa 1930s

Seller ID: kb009109

Condition: Fair

250 pages; hinges cracked, gift inscription on fep (dated 1943); yellowing to pages; corners bumped, spine edges threadbare, board edges almost so; This sequel to "Eight Cousins" continues the story of orphan Rose Campbell and her friendship with her seven male cousins. View more info

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Little Women (Signet Classics)

By: Alcott, Louisa May; Straight, Susan [Afterword]

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Signet Classics: 2004-04-06

Seller ID: 039423

ISBN: 0451529308

Condition: Good

slight moisture wrinkling to corner of last 50 pages; In picturesque 19th-century New England, tomboyish Jo, beautiful Meg, fragile Beth, and romantic Amy come of age while their father is off to war. View more info