Chapter 5: Late Nineteenth Century
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Hospital Sketches, 1863; Moods, 1864 (rev. 1882); Little Women 1868-69; Little Men, 1871; Work: A Story of Experience, 1873; Transcendental Wild Oats, 1873; Eight Cousins,1874; Rose in Bloom, 1876; A Modern Mephistopheles, 1877; Jo's Boys, 1866; The Selected Letters, 1987; The Journals, 1989.
The Early Stories of Louisa May Alcott, 1852-1860. Elbert, Monika (introd.) NY: Ironweed, 2000.
The Uncollected Works of Louisa May Alcott, I: Short Stories. Elbert, Monika (introd.) NY: Ironweed, 2001.
Little Women Abroad: The Alcott Sisters' Letters from Europe, 1870-1871. Shealy, Daniel (ed.) Athens: U of Georgia P, 2008.
Selected Bibliography 2000-Present
Abate, Michelle A. Tomboys: A Literary and Cultural History. Philadelphia, PA: Temple UP, 2008.
Boyd, Anne E. Writing for Immortality: Women and the Emergence of High Literary Culture in America. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, 2004.
Cheever, Susan. Louisa May Alcott: A Personal Biography. NY: Simon & Schuster, 2010.
Doyle, Christine. Louisa May Alcott and Charlotte Brontë: Transatlantic Translations. Knoxville: U of Tennessee P, 2000.
Elbert, Sarah. The American Prejudice against Color. Boston: Northeastern UP, 2003.
Eiselein, Gregory. ed. The Louisa May Alcott Encyclopedia. Westport, CT: Greenwood, 2001.
Francis, Richard. Fruitlands: The Alcott Family and Their Search for Utopia. New Haven, CT: Yale UP, 2010.
Golden, Catherine J. Images of the Woman Reader in Victorian British and American Fiction. Gainesville: UP of Florida, 2003.
Halpern, Faye. Sentimental Readers: The Rise, Fall, and Revival of a Disparaged Rhetoric. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 2013.
LaPlante, Eve. Marmee & Louisa: The Untold Story of Louisa May Alcott and Her Mother. NY: Free, 2012.
Maibor, Carolyn R. Labor Pains: Emerson, Hawthorne, and Alcott on Work and the Woman Question. NY: Routledge, 2004.
Matteson, John. Eden's Outcasts: The Story of Louisa May Alcott and Her Father. NY: Norton, 2007.
Olwell, Victoria. The Genius of Democracy: Fictions of Gender and Citizenship in the United States, 1860-1945. Philadelphia: U of Pennsylvania P, 2011.
Shealy, Daniel. ed. Alcott in Her Own Time: A Biographical Chronicle of Her Life, Drawn from Recollections, Interviews, and Memoirs by Family, Friends, and Associates. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 2005.
Sherman, Sarah W. Sacramental Shopping: Louisa May Alcott, Edith Wharton, and the Spirit of Modern Consumerism. Durham, NH: U of New Hampshire P, 2013.
Showalter, Elaine. ed. Little Women; Little Men; Jo's Boys. NY: Library of America, 2005.
- - -. ed. The Vintage Book of American Women Writers. NY: Vintage, 2011.
Trites, Roberta S. Twain, Alcott, and the Birth of the Adolescent Reform Novel. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 2007.
Vásquez, Mark G. "Self-Sacrifice and Sympathy: Harriet Beecher Stowe, Louisa May Alcott, and the Limits of Domesticity. " in Authority and Reform: Religious and Educational Discourses in Nineteenth-Century New England Literature. Knoxville: U of Tennessee P, 2003.
MLA Style Citation of this Web Page
Reuben, Paul P. "Chapter 5: Louisa May Alcott." PAL: Perspectives in American Literature- A Research and Reference Guide. URL: http://www.paulreuben.website/pal/chap5/lalcott.html (provide page date or date of your login).
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