Shawl-Straps, a Second Series of Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag

Shawl-Straps, a Second Series of Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag

by Louisa May Alcott


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Louisa May Alcott was a 19th century American novelist. Her novels Little Women and Jo's Boys are her best-known works. Alcott became a strong feminist and abolitionist. In 1862-63 she worked as a nurse in the Union Hospital in Georgetown D C. Shawl-Straps is the second book in the series Aunt Jo's Scrap Bag. Shawl-Straps is in a way a travel book but without the boring parts. There are no population figures or tips for the traveler. Alcott reminisces about a trip she took with her friends to Brittany, France, Switzerland, and London.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780469383852
Publisher: Creative Media Partners, LLC
Publication date: 02/22/2019
Pages: 314
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.66(d)

About the Author

Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888) was an American novelist and poet best known as the author of the novel Little Women and its sequels Little Men and Jo's Boys. Raised by her transcendentalist parents, she grew up among many of the well-known intellectuals of the day such as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Henry David Thoreau. Little Women is loosely based on Alcott's childhood experiences with her three sisters.

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