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The Alcotts : biography of a family

Author: Madelon Bedell
Publisher: New York : C.N. Potter : Distributed by Crown Publishers, ©1980.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A biography of the nineteenth-century philosopher and educator Amos Alcott, his wife; and their four daughters who were the real-life prototypes for the Marches in "Little Women."
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Bedell, Madelon.
Alcotts.
New York : C.N. Potter : Distributed by Crown Publishers, ©1980
(OCoLC)568141719
Named Person: Alcott family.; Alcott family.; Alcott (Familie); Abba May Alcott; Amos Bronson Alcott; Louisa May Alcott
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Madelon Bedell
ISBN: 0517540312 9780517540312
OCLC Number: 5941422
Description: xv, 400 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Prologue: In search of a legend --
Auspicious morn --
Pedlar's progress --
A tender and sparkling flame --
I identified a human soul with my own --
Unto us a child is given --
Power struggle in the nursery --
Days of glory --
Fall from Eden --
Death of a hoper --
Orpheus at the plough --
Emerson to the rescue --
Connecticut Yankee in Surrey --
Search for a new Eden --
Paradise regained --
Paradise lost --
Weaving the golden band --
Thoreau's flute --
Loves' labor lost --
Exile's return --
Interlude: the philosopher as a young man --
Here's the pedlar! --
The philosopher as hero.
Responsibility: Madelon Bedell.

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A biography of the nineteenth-century philosopher and educator Amos Alcott, his wife; and their four daughters who were the real-life prototypes for the Marches in "Little Women."

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