TITLE

Bronson and Abba

AUTHOR(S)
Lawler, Jill H.
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Cobblestone;Feb2007, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on Amos Bronson Alcock and Abigail May, the parents of American novelist Louisa May Alcott.
ACCESSION #
24011560

 

Related Articles

  • "Little Women at Home". ROSENBERG LA FORGE, JANE // American Road;Autumn2015, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p98 

    The article profiles Louisa May Alcott, the author of Little Women, focusng on her home life. Alcott loved her father, but she also acknowledged his incapacity to earn for his family. The rooms and and walls of Orchard House also document the lives of Alcott's parents. Orchard House has hosted...

  • CHAPTER TWENTY: CONFIDENTIAL. Alcott, Louisa May // Little Women;3/1/2006, p135 

    Chapter 20 of the book "Little Women" is presented. Marmee March returns home and visits the banished Amy who is overjoyed at seeing her mother. Jo and her mother Marmee have a private talk about Meg and her tutor Brooke. Marmee tells Jo that while with him in Washington DC., Brooke told her...

  • CHAPTER FOUR: BURDENS. Alcott, Louisa May // Little Women;3/1/2006, p23 

    Chapter 4 of the book "Little Women" is presented. The girls father Mr. March lost his property while trying to help an unfortunate friend and because of this, Meg and Jo had found work to help support the family. Meg spends her days teaching small children as a governess while Jo spends time...

  • CHAPTER XIX JOHN BROOKE. Alcott, Louisa May // Little Men;3/1/2006, p158 

    Chapter 19 of the book "Little Men: Life at Plumfield With Jo's Boys," by Louisa May Alcott is presented. It recounts the sorrow of Demi on the death of his father John. With the absence of their teacher and administrator because they need to accompany Demi to his father, the children...

  • When I Was A Kid. Asher, Sandra Fenichel // National Geographic World;Nov98, Issue 279, p30 

    Presents information on Louisa May Alcott, author of the book `Little Women.' When she wrote her first story; Background information on her life; Why she liked writing poetry to working. INSET: Tales to tell.

  • Slave, master, mistress, slave: Genre and interracial desire in Louisa May Alcott's fiction. Klimasmith, Betsy // ATQ;Jun97, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p115 

    Presents a critique of American writer Louisa May Alcott's fiction. Relationships between mulatto men and white women that occur in Alcott's generically disparate works; Mixture of gothic and sentimental themes; Exploration of the dynamics of race, desire and genre.

  • Behind a Mask: The Unknown Thrillers of Louisa May Alcott. Stern, Madeleine B. // School Library Journal;Jan75, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p13 

    Pays tribute to sensational literature author Louisa May Alcott. Career in theater; Literary influences; Awards received; First literary work published.

  • Louisa May Alcott Manuscripts Go to Concord Free Public Library in Private Sale. Schinto, Jeanne // Maine Antique Digest;Jan2017, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p30-B 

    The article discusses an auction of several hundred pages of original working manuscripts by 19th-century American author Louisa May Alcott, which were auctioned by Marsha Malinowski Fine Books & Manuscripts of New York City, and sold to Concord Free Public Library in Concord, Massachusetts.

  • ON THE ROAD Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House, Concord, MA (Review). O'Brien Coffey, Jeanne // Biography;May2001, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p39 

    Focuses on the house of author Louisa May Alcott in Concord, Massachusetts, which was used as setting for her novel, 'Little Women.' Familiarity of the house to the readers.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics