The Resource Meg, Jo, Beth, Amy : the story of Little Women and why it still matters, Anne Boyd Rioux

Meg, Jo, Beth, Amy : the story of Little Women and why it still matters, Anne Boyd Rioux

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Meg, Jo, Beth, Amy : the story of Little Women and why it still matters
Title
Meg, Jo, Beth, Amy
Title remainder
the story of Little Women and why it still matters
Statement of responsibility
Anne Boyd Rioux
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A 150th anniversary tribute describes the cultural significance of Louisa May Alcott's classic, exploring how its relatable themes and depictions of family resilience, community, and female resourcefulness have inspired generations of writers
Cataloging source
DLC
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Rioux, Anne Boyd
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alcott, Louisa May
  • Girls in literature
  • Girls
Label
Meg, Jo, Beth, Amy : the story of Little Women and why it still matters, Anne Boyd Rioux
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-256) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Prologue: "Our book" -- Part I. The making of a classic -- "Pegging away": the road to Little Women -- "We really lived most of it": making up Little Women -- "Fresh, sparkling,...full of soul": the phenomenon of Little Women -- Part II. The life of a classic -- "See her...living...the immortal Jo!": Little Women on stage and screen -- "The mother of us all": Little Women's cultural and literary influence -- "A divided house of a book": reading Little Women -- Part III. A classic for today -- "A private book for girls": can boys read Little Women? -- "Being someone": growing up female with Little Women -- "Wanting to be Rory, but better": Little Women and girls' stories today
Control code
ocm1005107881
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 273 pages
Isbn
9780393254730
Lccn
2018006602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Meg, Jo, Beth, Amy : the story of Little Women and why it still matters, Anne Boyd Rioux
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-256) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Prologue: "Our book" -- Part I. The making of a classic -- "Pegging away": the road to Little Women -- "We really lived most of it": making up Little Women -- "Fresh, sparkling,...full of soul": the phenomenon of Little Women -- Part II. The life of a classic -- "See her...living...the immortal Jo!": Little Women on stage and screen -- "The mother of us all": Little Women's cultural and literary influence -- "A divided house of a book": reading Little Women -- Part III. A classic for today -- "A private book for girls": can boys read Little Women? -- "Being someone": growing up female with Little Women -- "Wanting to be Rory, but better": Little Women and girls' stories today
Control code
ocm1005107881
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 273 pages
Isbn
9780393254730
Lccn
2018006602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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