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Louisa May Alcott
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Born: November 29, 1832

Died: March 6, 1888 (aged 55)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Novelist

Bio: Louisa May Alcott was an American novelist best known as author of the novel Little Women and its sequels Little Men and Jo's Boys. Raised by her transcendentalist parents, Abigail May Alcott and Amos Bronson Alcott in New England, she grew up among many of the well-known intellectuals of the day such as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Henry David Thoreau.

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