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Roberts Brothers (Boston, Mass.)

Overview
Works: 287 works in 471 publications in 1 language and 5,122 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  History  Political fiction  Biography  Bibliography  Bildungsromans  Young adult works  Portraits 
Roles: Publisher, Copyright holder
Classifications: PZ7.A335, [FIC]
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Most widely held works by Roberts Brothers (Boston, Mass.)
Aunt Jo's scrap-bag by Louisa May Alcott ( Book )
12 editions published between 1872 and 1889 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louisa May Alcott (November 29, 1832 - March 6, 1888) was an American novelist best known as author of the novel Little Women and its sequels Little Men and Jo's Boys
Little men; life at Plumfield with Jo's boys by Louisa May Alcott ( Book )
7 editions published between 1871 and 1889 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of Jo March and her husband Professor Bhaer as they try to make their school for boys a happy, comfortable, and stimulating place
An old-fashioned girl by Louisa May Alcott ( Book )
5 editions published between 1870 and 1889 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Polly's friendship with the wealthy Shaws of Boston helps them to build a new life and teachers her the truth about the relationship bettwen happiness and riches
Rose in bloom : a sequel to "Eight Cousins" by Louisa May Alcott ( Book )
4 editions published between 1876 and 1896 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rose Campbell's adventures with her cousins continue in this sequel to "Eight Cousins."
Ramona : a story by Helen Hunt Jackson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1884 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the earliest romances about Southern California and a social protest against the treatment of the Indians by whites. For other editions, see Author Catalog
William Godwin: his friends and contemporaries by C. Kegan Paul ( Book )
1 edition published in 1876 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Silver pitchers, and Independence : a centennial love story by Louisa May Alcott ( Book )
3 editions published between 1876 and 1890 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1876, the American centennial, Alcott published this collection of nine short stories. The title refers to two of them: “Silver Pitchers, in which three popular young women take an unpopular stance against alcohol, and “Independence, in which two young lovers, John and Dolly, must chart their own course despite the interference of their families
Spinning-wheel stories by Louisa May Alcott ( Book )
4 editions published between 1884 and 1896 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of twelve heart warming stories for children. Premise: a winter storm forces a family, who have gathered for the winter holidays, to stay inside and listen to their grandmothers stories
Comic tragedies by Louisa May Alcott ( Book )
2 editions published between 1893 and 1896 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Take part in the plays written and performed by two of the Marsh girls in the Little Women books. This 1893 volume--introduced by Meg--includes "Norna; Or, the Witch's Curse, "The Captive of Castile; Or, the Moorish Maiden's Vow," The Greek Slave, Ion, Bianca: An Operatic Tragedy, and The Unloved Wife: Or, Woman's Faith. The plays feature such unforgettable characters as the haughty Count Rodolpho, Adrian the Black Mask, and Princess Irene of Ancient Greece
Jack and Jill : a village story by Louisa May Alcott ( Book )
2 editions published in 1880 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When friends Jack and Jill are injured in a sledding accident, their family and friends rally around them to help in their recovery
Eight cousins by Louisa May Alcott ( Book )
2 editions published in 1875 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orphaned Rose Campbell finds it difficult to fit in when she goes to live with her six aunts and seven mischievous boy cousins
A garland for girls by Louisa May Alcott ( Book )
2 editions published in 1888 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The characters in these seven delightful tales were patterned after real life girls and boys
Crusoe in New York, and other tales by Edward Everett Hale ( Book )
3 editions published in 1880 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nelly's silver mine : a story of Colorado life by Helen Hunt Jackson ( Book )
2 editions published between 1878 and 1892 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A New England preacher suffering from asthma moves his family to Colorado. A classic tale illustrating the positive thinking that won the West
The new Harry and Lucy : a story of Boston in the summer of 1891 by Edward Everett Hale ( Book )
2 editions published in 1892 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Little women ; Little men ; Jo's boys by Louisa May Alcott ( Book )
7 editions published between 1868 and 1889 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the joys and sorrows of the four March sisters as they grow into young women in nineteenth-century New England. Features background information, fully animated text with difficult words and passages explained, plot summaries, theme discussions, and character analyses
The last of the Peterkins : with others of their kin by Lucretia P Hale ( Book )
3 editions published between 1886 and 1892 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The humorous adventures of a foolish family whose problems are righted by the Lady from Philadelphia
What Katy Did by Susan Coolidge ( Book )
5 editions published between 1873 and 1894 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Times were tough for tomboys in nineteenth-century America. In an era during which the prescribed notions of proper behavior for women and girls were much stricter than they are today, the rough-and-tumble types who couldn't get enough of team sports and the great outdoors were often shunned. This fun and engaging juvenile novel is a great introduction to the period for young readers and adults alike
The knighting of the twins : and ten other tales by Clyde Fitch ( Book )
2 editions published in 1891 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hunter cats of Connorloa by Helen Hunt Jackson ( Book )
3 editions published between 1884 and 1888 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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controlled identity Little, Brown and Company

Roberts Brothers, Boston
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