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Little Women Or, Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy (Media Tie In, Reprint) (Hardcover) (Louisa May Alcott)
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Little Women has remained enduringly popular since its publication in 1868, becoming the inspiration for a whole genre of family stories. Set in a small New England community, it tells of the March family: Marmee looks after her four daughters in the absence of her husband, who is serving as an army chaplain in the Civil War, and Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy experience domestic trials and triumphs as they attempt to supplement the family's small income. In the second part of the novel (sometimes known as Good Wives) the girls grow up and fall in love.
Louisa May Alcott's beloved tale about Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy is presented in a beautiful Everyman's Library Children's Classics edition. The story of the four sisters' dreams, quarrels, and romances are brought to vivid life in this edition that features full cloth binding in bold, bright colors; silk ribbon marker and headband; two-color illustrated endpapers and illustrations throughout. A brief biography of Alcott is also included.
Edition: Media Tie In, Reprint
Number of Pages: 527.0
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Series Title: Everyman's Library Children's Classics
Publisher: Random House Inc
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Louisa May Alcott
Street Date: October 1, 1994
Item Number (DPCI): 248-35-5477