Little Women (Usborne Illustrated Originals)
This Usborne book is a complete and unabridged copy of the original Little Women by Louisa May Alcott. It is beautifully illustrated by Sophie Allsopp. The author pens a delightful story of a year in the lives of four sisters; Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy, their different personalities, and life during the American Civil War. New experiences and loves are found despite the adversity they endured individually and as a family. The lovely little details in font and stylistic emblems add to the air of the setting, making the book even more delightful. The illustrations beautifully enhance the story. 444 pgs, pb. - Judy
This special edition of Louisa May Alcott's heart-warming story - complete and unabridged - is delightfully illustrated by Sophie Allsopp. Follow a year in the life of four very different sisters, Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy, as they grow up in New England during the American Civil War, and despite hardship and illness, find new experiences and loves. *This book is a complete and unabridged copy of the original story, Little Women; it does not contain the second volume of the story, Good Wives.
Beautiful illustrations are combined with classic stories in this series of wonderful Usborne books. Detailed colorful pictures are sprinkled throughout the pages in small scale. Full colored pages are sporadically placed throughout the books along with rich and detailed two-page spreads. These features add an enhanced sense of imagination for the reader. Aside from the colorfully illustrated pages, the timeless quality of the truly great stories in this collection are sure to captivate and inspire readers today. These unabridged original stories would be wonderful additions to any library. 7.62" x 6.0" x 1.25" pb. - Judy