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EDEN'S OUTCASTS: The Story of Louisa May Alcott and Her Father

Avis de journaliste - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Neatly interlaced biography profiles a father of New England Transcendentalism and his bestselling daughter.Bronson and Louisa May Alcott shared a birthday (November 29, 1799 and 1832 respectively) and died within 40 hours of each other in 1888. As Matteson (English/John Jay College) ably shows in his debut, their lives were inextricably intertwined, even during the occasional brief periods when ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Review: Eden's Outcasts: The Story of Louisa May Alcott and Her Father

Avis d'utilisateur  - Erin - Goodreads

Too much information. Very challenging read. Would loved to have read more on Louisa than on her father. Consulter l'avis complet

Review: Eden's Outcasts: The Story of Louisa May Alcott and Her Father

Avis d'utilisateur  - Sara Van Dyck - Goodreads

This book has won a Pulitzer and been so widely praised, deservedly, that I will add only a few personal comments. I especially valued Matteson's analysis of the meaning of Little Women, and its ... Consulter l'avis complet

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