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Stories for little men & women

Stories for little men & women

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Published by The Platt & Munk co. inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s stories.

  • Edition Notes

    Illustrated t.-p. and lining papers.

    Statementselected from John Martin"s book.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ5.J613 St
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[184] p.
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6729169M
    LC Control Number29013037
    OCLC/WorldCa6156878

    Parents need to know that Louisa May Alcott's semi-autobiographical Little Women, originally published in , is a lengthy, beloved American classic that tells the story of the four March sisters growing up in Boston during and after the Civil War, as they wait for their father to return tions of readers have loved its vivid, relatable characters. One of the best-loved children's books of all time, Little Women introduced countless readers to the genial and endearing March girls. Now, in this engaging coloring book version of Louisa May Alcott's popular classic, 20 ready-to-color illustrations recapture the charm.

    Little Women: Having always watched the movie and not read the book, it was refreshing to learn how the story goes. Although Jo is the main character in the book and movies, I appreciated how the book focused far more on the lives of the sisters too/5. Little Women is a novel by American author Louisa May Alcott (–) which was originally published in two volumes in and Alcott wrote the book over several months at the request of her publisher. The story follows the lives of the four March sisters—Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy—and details their passage from childhood to womanhood.

      Published in , “Little Women,” which ends with the return from the Civil War of Mr. March, sold out its 2,book initial run in days; when 6, more were printed, they sold out too.   Proof of the story’s enduring resonance can be seen in its many adaptations, the latest of which, the two-part drama Little Women co-produced by .


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The first book of the series, Little Women, is what was called a "children's classic" when I was a little boy; therefore I avoided it like the plague. Eventually I read some of the turgid prose of Louisa May's father, Bronson Alcott, a man whose life was far more interesting than his philosophy/5().

Little Men, or Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys, first published in The novel reprises characters from Little Women and is considered by some the second book in an unofficial Little Women trilogy, which is completed with Alcott's novel Jo.

Little Men, or Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys (Little Women #2), Louisa May Alcott/5. 'Little Men'. pubished inis a sequel to 'Little Women' and 'Good Wives' and tells the story of Jo Bhaer and the children at Plumfield Estate School. It is said to have been inspired by the death of Alcott's brother-in-law and in one of the last chapters a /5().

Little Men by Louisa May Alcott. Little Men; or, Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys () is the second book in the Little Women trilogy. Louisa May Alcott details the life of Jo Bhaer and the students at the Plumfield Estate School that Jo runs with her husband Professor Bhaer.

'Little Men'. pubished inis a sequel to 'Little Women' and 'Good Wives' and tells the story of Jo Bhaer and the children at Plumfield Estate School. It is said to have been inspired by the death of Alcott's brother-in-law and in one of the last chapters a beloved character from Little Women dies/5().

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under the lilacs By Louisa M. Alcott Published By Little, Brown And Company. $ Free shipping. The classic novel Little Women, following the lives of four sisters—Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy March—detailing their passage from childhood to womanhood, emphasising, periodically, the importance of domesticity, work, and true love, all of them interdependent and each necessary to the achievement of its heroine’s identity.

By: Louise M Alcott. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Little Men: Life at Plumfield With Jo's Boys by Louisa May Alcott - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg. And just like the sequel to Little Women titled Little Men, Anna’s husband died about 10 years later.

Beth, who dies tragically of scarlet fever, is an homage to Alcott’s sister Lizzie. The Best of Louisa May Alcott: A Charming Illustrated Collection of Little Women, Little Men, and 24 Short Stories by Louisa May Alcott.

Gramercy. Hardcover. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text.

Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Little Men, or Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys, is a children's novel by American author Louisa May Alcott (), which was first published in by Roberts Brothers.

The book reprises characters from her two-volume novel Little Women, and acts as a sequel, or the second book in an unofficial Little Women trilogy. 'Little Men'. pubished inis a sequel to 'Little Women' and 'Good Wives' and tells the story of Jo Bhaer and the children at Plumfield Estate School.

It is said to have been inspired by the death of Alcott's brother-in-law and in one of the last chapters a Reviews: Series: Little Women Trilogy #2. Description. Little Men, or Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys, is a novel by American author Louisa May Alcott, first published in The novel reprises characters from Little Women and is considered by some the second book in the Little Women Trilogy.

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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 Reviews: Great deals on Louisa May Alcott Antiquarian & Collectible Books.

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Alcott prefaces Little Women with an excerpt from John Bunyan’s seventeenth-century work The Pilgrim’s Progress, an allegorical novel about leading a Christian life. Alcott’s story begins with the four March girls—Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy—sitting in their living room, lamenting their by: 3. Little Women, novel for children by Louisa May Alcott, published in two parts in and Her sister May illustrated the first edition.

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Antique Louisa May Alcott Book Set Little Women Little Men Silver Pitcher. $ +$ shipping.One of the most popular juvenile books ever published, “Little Women is an outstanding achievement of 19th-century American literature, and the first children’s novel written in that country to have become an enduring classic.” “It is one of the first fictional texts for children .Little Women: Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy, The Story of Their Lives, A Girls’ Book was written by Louisa May Alcott and published in two parts.

Roberts Brothers published the first part on Septem After its success, with the first copies sold in just one month, the editor confirmed that Alcott should write a second part, which was published on Apand sold thirteen.