WorldCat Identities

Meigs, Cornelia 1884-1973

Overview
Works: 103 works in 545 publications in 4 languages and 18,495 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Fictional autobiographies  Bildungsromans  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PZ7.A335, FIC
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Most widely held works about Cornelia Meigs
 
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Most widely held works by Cornelia Meigs
Invincible Louisa : the story of the author of Little women by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

67 editions published between 1933 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life of Louisa May Alcott, who was able through the success of her writings to achieve one thing that was very important to her--to be able to take care of all her family
A critical history of children's literature : a survey of children's books in English. Prepared in four parts by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

79 editions published between 1953 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swift rivers by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

16 editions published between 1932 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being turned out by his mean-spirited uncle, Chris Dahlberg decides to harvest some of the timber on his grandfather's land in Minnesota and float the giant logs down the Mississippi River to market in St. Louis
Jane Addams, pioneer for social justice; a biography by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Hull House and the many social reforms it inspired serve as a background to a biography of the woman who dedicated her life to improving society
Little women by Louisa May Alcott( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy as they grow into young women in mid-nineteenth-century New England
The violent men, a study of human relations in the first American Congress by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

15 editions published between 1949 and 1959 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glimpses of Louisa : a centennial sampling of the best short stories by Louisa May Alcott( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great design; men and events in the United Nations from 1945 to 1963 by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

14 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The willow whistle by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

14 editions published between 1931 and 1967 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Little Mary Anne, a child of the American frontier, is the heroine of this tale of pioneer days in the Middle West. Mary Anne and her friend Eric Thorveg make friends with some of the Indians, notably Chief Gray Eagle, and this often stands them in good stead." Book rev. digest
The covered bridge by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

14 editions published between 1936 and 1967 in English and Swedish and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constance, a little girl from Gloucester, goes to spend the winter in Vermont with Sarah, her aunt's old housekeeper. With Peter, Sarah's godson, as a playmate she had many good times at the farm
Told under spacious skies by Association for Childhood Education International( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wind in the chimney by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

12 editions published between 1934 and 1967 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story is set in the days when George Washington was President of the United States. Describes activities typical of the days when America was young
Louisa M. Alcott and the American family story by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

14 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the author whose Little Women and other popular books were based on the experiences of her family
What makes a college? A history of Bryn Mawr by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

10 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild geese flying by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

5 editions published between 1957 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Milton family, after years of traveling around, settles on a farm in Vermont but, to their surprise, the townspeople refuse to accept them
Master Simon's garden by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

19 editions published between 1916 and 1963 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic story of Puritan days which relates the story of Master Simon Radpath and his family. It tells of his courage, his love of freedom, and the trials which beset him when his fellow Puritans disapprove of him
The trade wind by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

15 editions published between 1927 and 1955 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mystery at the Red House by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

4 editions published between 1961 and 1963 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A birthday party set up but never attended, a box of rare jewels and an old well are mysteries surrounding a New England farmhouse
The wonderful locomotive by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

12 editions published between 1928 and 1959 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter helps restore an old locomotive and rides cross country in it
Fair wind to Virginia by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

10 editions published between 1955 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Invincible Louisa : the story of the author of Little women
Alternative Names

controlled identityAldon, Adair, 1884-1973

Aldon, Adair.

Aldon, Adair, 1884-1973

Cornelia Meigs American children's writer

Cornelia Meigs Amerikaans schrijfster (1884-1973)

Cornelia Meigs amerikansk författare

Cornelia Meigs amerikansk skribent

Meigs, Cornelia

Meigs, Cornelia 1884-1973

Meigs, Cornelia Lynde.

Meigs, Cornelia Lynde 1884-

Meigs, Cornelia Lynde 1884-1973

メイグス, コーネリヤ

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Languages
English (328)

German (2)

Swedish (2)

Burmese (1)

Covers
Swift rivers