ALCOTT,LOUISA MAY. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT: HER LIFE, LETTERS AND JOURNALS editied by Ednah Cheney. Boston: Roberts Brothers 1889 (1889). 12mo (5 x 6 7/8"), green gilt cloth, green floral design endpapers, corner of frontis stained else tight and VG+. 1st edition, 1st issue ("with Goethe" at foot of p.44). Published after her death, the book consists of Alcott's own journals and letters. Cheney notes that the journals had been heavily edited by Alcott as were the letters (most of which were destroyed by Alcott as being too personal to publish). BAL 221.