Macmillan Collectors Library Winter 2017 by Macmillan

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macmillan collector s library • february 2017 juvenile fiction classics louisa may alcott little women part of the stunning macmillan collector s library timeless in its evocation of idealized family life and robustly enduring little women is recognized as one of the best-loved classic children s stories of all time originally written as a girls story its appeal transcends the boundaries of time and age making it as popular with adults as it is with young readers with an afterword by anna south february louisa may alcott was born in pennsylvania in 1832 the macmillan collector s library juvenile fiction classics on sale 2/7/2017 second of four daughters of the philosopher bronson hardcover 656 pages 5.9 in h 3.7 in w carton quantity 0 alcott she was educated at home and went on to become a schoolteacher in boston her first book flower fables was published when she was twenty-two but she interrupted her career as a writer to nurse soldiers at a washington isbn 9781509827770 hospital during the civil war her most enduring book $12.99 little women was published in 1868 and was an instant success other books include little men and jo s boys louisa may alcott died in 1888 at the age of 56 12