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Product Description: Six years before she wrote Little Women, Louisa May Alcott, in financial straits, entered "Pauline's Passion and Punishment," a novelette, in a newspaper contest. Not only did it win the $100 prize, but, published anonymously, it marked the first in the series of "blood & thunder tales" that would be her livelihood for years...read more
By Madeleine B. Stern (editor)
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9780688003388 | Reissue edition (William Morrow & Co, September 1, 1995), cover price $23.00 | About this edition: A collection of gruesome and passionate short stories by Louisa May Alcott offers insight into her diversity as a writer and follows themes of suspense and psychological drama

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9780688151324 | William Morrow & Co, February 1, 1997, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: A collection of gruesome and passionate short stories by Louisa May Alcott offers insight into her diversity as a writer and follows themes of suspense and psychological drama
9780688033705 | Olympic Marketing Corp, May 1, 1984, cover price $2.98 | About this edition: Six years before she wrote Little Women, Louisa May Alcott, in financial straits, entered "Pauline's Passion and Punishment," a novelette, in a newspaper contest.

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9781435246393 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 18, 2008), cover price $24.95 | also contains Behind a Mask: The Unknown Thrillers of Louisa May Alcott | About this edition: Six years before she wrote Little Women, Louisa May Alcott, in financial straits, entered "Pauline's Passion and Punishment," a novelette, in a newspaper contest.

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Product Description: The city has eight million stories, and this one unfolds just south of 14th Street in Manhattan, mostly on the seven blocks of Fourth Avenue bracketed by Union Square and Astor Place. There, for nearly eight decades, from the 1890s to the 1960s, thrived a bibliophiles' paradise...read more
By Marvin Mondlin and Madeleine B. Stern (foreword by)
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9780786713059 | Carroll & Graf Pub, December 14, 2003, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: An anecdotal history chronicles the nearly eight decades of the New York Booksellers' Row, from the 1890s to the 1960s, detailing the collectors, readers, bookstores, sellers, and othes who transformed the area into a haven for bibliophiles.

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9780786716524 | Carroll & Graf Pub, October 18, 2005, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The city has eight million stories, and this one unfolds just south of 14th Street in Manhattan, mostly on the seven blocks of Fourth Avenue bracketed by Union Square and Astor Place.

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Product Description: The rare book dealers who delighted readers with the history of their bookselling days in "Old Books, Rare Friends" now offer the other side of their story -- an intimate look at the joys of a relationship that has lasted more than half a century...read more
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9780756777630 | Diane Pub Co, April 1, 2004, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: The rare book dealers who delighted readers with the history of their bookselling days in "Old Books, Rare Friends" now offer the other side of their story -- an intimate look at the joys of a relationship that has lasted more than half a century.
9780786235636 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, October 1, 2001), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The rare book dealers who delighted readers with the history of their bookselling days in "Old Books, Rare Friends" now offer the other side of their story -- an intimate look at the joys of a relationship that has lasted more than half a century.
9780743202459 | Free Pr, June 1, 2001, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Two rare book dealers share an account of their bookselling days and a portrait of their long friendship, detailing their individual personal lives, business exploits and adventures, and struggle with the trials of aging.

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Product Description: Beloved juvenile fiction writer and author of sensational thrillers, Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888) was also an ardent champion of reform movements in nineteenth-century America. Inspired by her parents' zeal for the reforms of their day and influenced by a network of other New Englanders determined to remedy the many ills in American society, the spinster Scheherazade from Concord, Massachusetts, was a firm and convincing advocate in advancing measures extending from domestic reform and alternative medicine, to education and communal society, to antislavery and egalitarianism, to feminism and suffrage...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
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9781555535124 | Northeastern Univ Pr, May 9, 2002, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Beloved juvenile fiction writer and author of sensational thrillers, Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888) was also an ardent champion of reform movements in nineteenth-century America.

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Product Description: Beloved juvenile fiction writer and author of sensational thrillers, Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888) was also an ardent champion of reform movements in nineteenth-century America. Inspired by her parents' zeal for the reforms of their day and influenced by a network of other New Englanders determined to remedy the many ills in American society, the spinster Scheherazade from Concord, Massachusetts, was a firm and convincing advocate in advancing measures extending from domestic reform and alternative medicine, to education and communal society, to antislavery and egalitarianism, to feminism and suffrage...read more
By Madeleine B. Stern (editor)
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9781555535131 | Northeastern Univ Pr, May 9, 2002, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Beloved juvenile fiction writer and author of sensational thrillers, Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888) was also an ardent champion of reform movements in nineteenth-century America.

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Product Description: This work yields a fascinating and original perspective on the efforts of publishers and the progress of publishing from a common trade to an admired profession. "Revolution" begins with the effects of the great 15th century innovation of movable type to the introduction of electronic publishing in the late 20th century...read more
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9781584560746 | 1 edition (Oak Knoll Pr, February 1, 2002), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This work yields a fascinating and original perspective on the efforts of publishers and the progress of publishing from a common trade to an admired profession.

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Product Description: Reveals new and fascinating dimensions of Alcott's work Here, collected for the first time in one volume, is a grand selection of Louisa May Alcott's many creative forays into the genres of romanticism, Gothicism, and realism. Written between 1852 and 1888, these works were chosen to show Alcott at her writing best...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
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9780820323138 | Reprint edition (Univ of Georgia Pr, May 1, 2001), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Reveals new and fascinating dimensions of Alcott's work Here, collected for the first time in one volume, is a grand selection of Louisa May Alcott's many creative forays into the genres of romanticism, Gothicism, and realism.

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Product Description: Two of New York's most legendary antiquarian dealers have put pen to paper again and traced the fates of 30 unique books. Both authors scanned the sixteenth through the twentieth centuries looking for boks with interesting narratives...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
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9781584560487 | Oak Knoll Pr, March 1, 2001, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Two of New York's most legendary antiquarian dealers have put pen to paper again and traced the fates of 30 unique books.

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9781597401333 | Scholarly Pub Office Univ of, January 1, 2001, cover price $33.00

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Chronicles the life and literary success of the author of the enduring classic, 'Little Women' (view table of contents)
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9781555534172 | Reprint edition (Northeastern Univ Pr, August 26, 1999), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Chronicles the life and literary success of the author of the enduring classic, 'Little Women'
9780679769491 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, April 1, 1996), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: First published in 1950, this biography by one of the world's leading authority on the subject remains the standard work on Louisa May Alcott.

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Product Description: Louisa May Alcott's extensive oeuvre has intrigued and absorbed fans and literary scholars alike, perhaps none more so than Madeleine B. Stern, whose influential articles on Alcott's life and work span half a century. Stern attributes her long-time preoccupation "to a succession of literary discoveries and events as well as to periodic resurgences of popular interest in the Concord Scheherazade...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
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9781555533496 | Northeastern Univ Pr, May 1, 1998, cover price $47.50 | About this edition: Louisa May Alcott's extensive oeuvre has intrigued and absorbed fans and literary scholars alike, perhaps none more so than Madeleine B.

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9781555533489 | Northeastern Univ Pr, May 1, 1998, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Gathered together for the first time in this volume, these influential articles by distinguished Alcott scholar Madeleine Stern illuminate Louisa May Alcott's development as an individual and a writer, revealign a surprisingly complex personality.

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Product Description: First edition. One of 350 special numbered and signed copies inserted in a cloth-covered slipcase but this copy is not numbered nor does it have the slipcase but it is signed by both authors. In their books OLD & RARE and BETWEEN BOARDS, these two grand ladies of the bookselling world, Leona Rostenberg and Madeleine B...read more
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9781884718212 | Limited edition (Oak Knoll Pr, June 1, 1996), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: First edition.
9781884718182 | Oak Knoll Pr, March 1, 1996, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Book by Rostenberg, Leona, Stern, Madeleine B.

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Product Description: The beloved juvenile writer's anonymous and pseudonymous sensation stories were first discovered decades ago by the literary sleuthing of Madeleine Stern and Leona Rostenberg. Now Stern, a recognized Alcott scholar, has selected four thrillers that illuminate Alcott's feminist convictions...read more
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9781555532659 | Northeastern Univ Pr, March 14, 1996, cover price $47.50 | About this edition: The beloved juvenile writer's anonymous and pseudonymous sensation stories were first discovered decades ago by the literary sleuthing of Madeleine Stern and Leona Rostenberg.

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9781555532666 | Northeastern Univ Pr, May 1, 1996, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: The beloved juvenile writer's anonymous and pseudonymous sensation stories were first discovered decades ago by the literary sleuthing of Madeleine Stern and Leona Rostenberg.

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Product Description: Published to coincide with the release of Louisa May Alcott's long-lost novel, A Long Fatal Love Chase, Modern Magic will take a significant part in the surge of interest in Alcott's neglected works. The selections include "A Pair of Eyes, or Modern Magic, " The Fate of the Forrests, " "Behind a Mask or, A Woman's Power, " and "My Mysterious Mademoiselle...read more
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9780679601715 | Modern Library, December 1, 1995, cover price $14.50 | About this edition: Published to coincide with the release of Louisa May Alcott's long-lost novel, A Long Fatal Love Chase, Modern Magic will take a significant part in the surge of interest in Alcott's neglected works.

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Collects nine stories by Louisa May Alcott that were originally published anonymously in 'Frank Leslie's Lady's magazine' between 1868 and 1870
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9780806516547 | Reprint edition (Citadel Pr, May 1, 1995), cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Collects nine stories by Louisa May Alcott that were originally published anonymously in 'Frank Leslie's Lady's magazine' between 1868 and 1870

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9780803292239 | Reprint edition (Bison Books, May 1, 1994), cover price $12.95

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Collects nine stories by Louisa May Alcott that were originally published anonymously in 'Frank Leslie's Lady's Magazine' between 1868 and 1870 (view table of contents)
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9781555531775 | Northeastern Univ Pr, November 1, 1993, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Collects nine stories by Louisa May Alcott that were originally published anonymously in 'Frank Leslie's Lady's Magazine' between 1868 and 1870

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Product Description: Famous for her classic novel Little Women, and regarded as America's best-loved author of juvenile fiction, Louisa May Alcott is not readily identified with page-turning thrillers and sensational tales. Freaks of Genius, however, presents a collection of previously unknown sensational narratives by Alcott, originally published in the weekly storypapers of the 1860s and never before reprinted...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Joel Myerson (editor), Daniel Shealy (editor) and Madeleine B. Stern (editor)
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9780313276279 | Praeger Pub Text, May 1, 1991, cover price $117.95 | About this edition: Famous for her classic novel Little Women, and regarded as America's best-loved author of juvenile fiction, Louisa May Alcott is not readily identified with page-turning thrillers and sensational tales.

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9780313275265 | 2 rev sub edition (Greenwood Pub Group, January 30, 1991), cover price $126.95

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Product Description: This guide to special collections in the United States lists 1,804 institutions, organized by state. The book includes a general index and an institution index. Spine of jacket faded.
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9780029216514 | Prentice Hall, June 1, 1989, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: This guide to special collections in the United States lists 1,804 institutions, organized by state.

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Product Description: Reminiscences of two grand ladies of the bookselling world. These decades long friends, business and life partners became widely known in the late 1990s while in their late eighties when their memoir on the rare book trade, "Old Books, Rare Friends" became a deserved best seller...read more
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9780929246024 | Reprint edition (Modoc Pr, April 1, 1989), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Reminiscences of two grand ladies of the bookselling world.

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9780962077302 | Philobiblon Club/Amber Beetle, June 1, 1988, cover price $37.50

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Product Description: A reviewer stated in a glowing review: "If you love books at all, then go forth and hunt down this one. It is a rare treasure in itself, an authentic feelgood odyssey through the world of booksellers, their wares and their curious habitats."
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9780929246000 | Rev edition (Modoc Pr, April 1, 1988), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: A reviewer stated in a glowing review: "If you love books at all, then go forth and hunt down this one.

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9780806109381 | Reprint edition (Univ of Oklahoma Pr, March 1, 1985), cover price $14.95

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9780313232862 | Greenwood Pub Group, July 1, 1982, cover price $146.95 | About this edition: Product information not available.

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