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My heart is boundless : writings of Abigail May Alcott, Louisa's mother

Author: Abba May Alcott; Eve LaPlante
Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Free Press trade paperback edView all editions and formats
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Here at last, in her own words, is this extraordinary woman's story, brought to the public for the first time. Full of wit, charm, and astonishing wisdom, Abigail's private writings offer a moving, intimate portrait of a mother, a wife, a sister, and a fierce intellect that demands to be heard.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Diaries
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: Abba May Alcott; Abba May Alcott; Louisa May Alcott; Abba May Alcott; Louisa May Alcott
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Abba May Alcott; Eve LaPlante
ISBN: 9781476702803 1476702802 9781476702810 1476702810
OCLC Number: 792880663
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiv, 250 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Early years --
Courtship and marriage --
Motherhood --
Early middle age --
Employment --
Late middle age --
Old age --
Recipes and remedies.
Responsibility: edited by Eve LaPlante.

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Here at last, in her own words, is this extraordinary woman's story, brought to the public for the first time. Full of wit, charm, and astonishing wisdom, Abigail's private writings offer a moving, intimate portrait of a mother, a wife, a sister, and a fierce intellect that demands to be heard.

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