Publisher: Boston: L. Prang & Co., (1888).
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: Not described in BAL, but noted in Merle Johnson, American First Editions.
Condition: Cloth a little rubbed and spotted; very good copy.
Book ID: 26024
DescriptionOblong 8vo, decorated blue cloth, silver lettering. Frontis and illustrations by Lizbeth B. Comins.
CommentsThe first book about Louisa May Alcott, written as a memorial volume shortly after her death in 1888. In addition to Ednah Cheney's memoir, there is material by Alcott, including the first appearance of the poem “To My Father.” The following year Cheney edited Alcott’s Life, Letters, & Journals.