WorldCat Identities

Meigs, Cornelia 1884-1973

Overview
Works: 97 works in 473 publications in 7 languages and 17,058 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Bibliography  Adventure stories  Adventure stories, American 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator
Classifications: PS1018, B
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Invincible Louisa; the story of the author of Little women by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

71 editions published between 1933 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 5,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life of Louisa May Alcott, who was able through the success of her writings to achieve one thing that was very important to her--to be able to take care of all her family
A critical history of children's literature : a survey of children's books in English. Prepared in four parts by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

23 editions published between 1953 and 1973 in English and held by 2,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swift rivers by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

15 editions published between 1932 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being turned out by his mean-spirited uncle, Chris Dahlberg decides to harvest some of the timber on his grandfather's land in Minnesota and float the giant logs down the Mississippi River to market in St. Louis
Jane Addams, pioneer for social justice; a biography by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Hull House and the many social reforms it inspired serve as a background to a biography of the woman who dedicated her life to improving society
The violent men, a study of human relations in the first American Congress by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

13 editions published between 1949 and 1959 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great design; men and events in the United Nations from 1945 to 1963 by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

25 editions published between 1964 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The willow whistle by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

13 editions published between 1931 and 1967 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Mary Anne, Eric (who made her the willow whistle) and the Indian, Gray Eagle, who becomes their friend and takes Mary Anne to visit his tribe
The covered bridge by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

14 editions published between 1936 and 1967 in English and Swedish and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constance, a little girl from Gloucester, goes to spend the winter in Vermont with Sarah, her aunt's old housekeeper. With Peter, Sarah's godson, as a playmate she had many good times at the farm
Told under spacious skies by Association for Childhood Education International( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wind in the chimney by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

12 editions published between 1934 and 1967 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story is set in the days when George Washington was President of the United States. Describes activities typical of the days when America was young
Louisa M. Alcott and the American family story by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

14 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the author whose Little Women and other popular books were based on the experiences of her family
What makes a college? A history of Bryn Mawr by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

10 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild geese flying by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

4 editions published in 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Milton family, after years of traveling around, settles on a farm in Vermont but, to their surprise, the townspeople refuse to accept them
Master Simon's garden by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

19 editions published between 1916 and 1963 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic story of Puritan days which relates the story of Master Simon Radpath and his family. It tells of his courage, his love of freedom, and the trials which beset him when his fellow Puritans disapprove of him
The trade wind by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

14 editions published between 1927 and 1955 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mystery at the Red House by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

3 editions published between 1961 and 1963 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A birthday party set up but never attended, a box of rare jewels and an old well are mysteries surrounding a New England farmhouse
The wonderful locomotive by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

12 editions published between 1928 and 1959 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter helps restore an old locomotive and rides cross country in it
Fair wind to Virginia by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

9 editions published between 1955 and 1958 in 3 languages and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dutch colt by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clearing weather by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

5 editions published between 1928 and 1936 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventure set in the days of the wooden ships
 
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Audience level: 0.22 (from 0.11 for Jane Addam ... to 0.99 for Meigs, Cor ...)

Invincible Louisa; the story of the author of Little women
Alternative Names

controlled identityAldon, Adair, 1884-1973

Aldon, Adair.

Aldon, Adair, 1884-1973

Cornelia Meigs American children's writer

Cornelia Meigs Amerikaans schrijfster (1884-1973)

Cornelia Meigs amerikansk författare

Cornelia Meigs amerikansk skribent

Meigs, Cornelia 1884-1973

Meigs, Cornelia Lynde.

Meigs, Cornelia Lynde 1884-

Meigs, Cornelia Lynde 1884-1973

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