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Little Women or, Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy by  Louisa M Alcott - Hardcover - Later Printing - 1870 - from Dale Steffey Books, ABAA (SKU: 008770)

Little Women or, Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy

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Little Women or, Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy

by Alcott, Louisa M

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  • Hardcover
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Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1870. 341 pages with 10 pages publisher's ads, price for the 2 volume Little Women set at terminal page $3.00. Title page states "with iIllustrations" and dated 1870, copyright page dated 1868. In terra cotta cloth with gilt vignette front cover and spine. dark brown end papers. Frontispiece illustration and 3 illustrations in text. Good, cloth torn at rear hinge, cloth worn at corners and edges, end papers chipped at corners and small edge tears, scattered toning throughout, faint prior owner name in pencil front brown end page dated 1871. Nonetheless, a complete early printing of part I of this enduring and endearing classic. . Later Printing. Cloth. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


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Dale Steffey Books, ABAA US (US)
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Little Women or, Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy
Alcott, Louisa M
Book condition
Used - Good
Later Printing
Roberts Brothers
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12mo - over 6¾" - 7&
Bookseller catalogs
Literature; Children's Literature;
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

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