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The Resource Marmee & Louisa : the untold story of Louisa May Alcott and her mother, Eve LaPlante

Marmee & Louisa : the untold story of Louisa May Alcott and her mother, Eve LaPlante

Label
Marmee & Louisa : the untold story of Louisa May Alcott and her mother
Title
Marmee & Louisa
Title remainder
the untold story of Louisa May Alcott and her mother
Statement of responsibility
Eve LaPlante
Title variation
Marmee and Louisa
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author argues that Louisa's "Marmee," Abigail May Alcott, was in fact the intellectual and emotional center of her daughter's world--exploding the myth that her outspoken idealist father was the source of her progressive thinking and remarkable independence
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
LaPlante, Eve
Dewey number
  • 813/.4
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS1018
LC item number
.L37 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Alcott, Louisa May
Label
Marmee & Louisa : the untold story of Louisa May Alcott and her mother, Eve LaPlante
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1304/2012016132-s.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 340-355) and index
Contents
A good child, but willful -- Drawing toward some ideal friend -- Humiliating dependence -- Sacrifices must be made -- This sharp sorrow -- Looking to my daughter's labors -- To drag life's lengthening chain -- The best woman in the world -- Mother, is it you? -- A dead, decaying thing -- Left to dig or die -- Paddle my own canoe -- The bitter drop in this cup -- From May to March -- Welcome to my fortune -- Thou excellest them all -- Stay by, Louie -- I believe in dreams -- Exploring the America of Abigail & Louisa May Alcott
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
ix, 368 p.
Isbn
9781451620665
Lccn
2012016132
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn779266090
  • (OCoLC)779266090
  • 1879199
Label
Marmee & Louisa : the untold story of Louisa May Alcott and her mother, Eve LaPlante
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1304/2012016132-s.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 340-355) and index
Contents
A good child, but willful -- Drawing toward some ideal friend -- Humiliating dependence -- Sacrifices must be made -- This sharp sorrow -- Looking to my daughter's labors -- To drag life's lengthening chain -- The best woman in the world -- Mother, is it you? -- A dead, decaying thing -- Left to dig or die -- Paddle my own canoe -- The bitter drop in this cup -- From May to March -- Welcome to my fortune -- Thou excellest them all -- Stay by, Louie -- I believe in dreams -- Exploring the America of Abigail & Louisa May Alcott
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
ix, 368 p.
Isbn
9781451620665
Lccn
2012016132
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn779266090
  • (OCoLC)779266090
  • 1879199

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