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The story of Louisa Alcott

Author: Cornelia MeigsL E BowlerAnne RenierFernand Gabriel RenierM WhiteheadAll authors
Publisher: London ; Bombay ; Sydney : George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., 1935
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As Freddie experiences the changing seasons along with his companion leaves, he learns about the delicate balance between life and death.

As Freddie experiences the changing seasons along with his companion leaves, he learns about the delicate balance between life and death.

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Genre/Form: Bookplates
Cloth case bindings
Dust jackets
Halftone prints
Ownership inscriptions
Prices
Printers' marks)
Publishers' advertisements
Stained edges
Biographies
Children's books
Biography
Juvenile works
Named Person: Louisa May Alcott; Louisa May Alcott; Louisa May Alcott
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cornelia Meigs; L E Bowler; Anne Renier; Fernand Gabriel Renier; M Whitehead; George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd,; Jarrold and Sons,; National Art Library (Great Britain). Renier Collection of Historic and Contemporary Children's Books.
OCLC Number: 1008016849
Notes: Acknowledgments on p. 5.
Case binding of purple cloth. Spine has title, author, publisher and publisher's device in gilt. Upper edge stained purple. Pictorial dust-jacket. Publisher's advertisements on lower cover. Note on inside turn-in of dust-jacket reads: "This book was awarded the John Newbery Medal for 1934 as the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children." Price 8/6.
Chronology of Louisa Alcott's life and index at end of book.
Half-title.
Library's copy A donated by Anne Renier and F.G. Renier.
Library's copy B acquired from M. Whitehead.
List of illustrations on p. 9.
Awards: John Newbery Medal, 1934.
Description: 223 pages, 16 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations, portraits (half-tones) ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Cornelia Meigs ; with sixteen illustrations from photographs.

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As Freddie experiences the changing seasons along with his companion leaves, he learns about the delicate balance between life and death.

As Freddie experiences the changing seasons along with his companion leaves, he learns about the delicate balance between life and death.

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