|Short Name:||Louisa May Alcott|
|Full Name:||Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888|
Alcott, Louisa May, b. Nov. 29, 1833, d. at Concord, March 5, 1888. She published Little Men, Little Women, &c, and also wrote a few hymns for children.
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)
Alcott, Louisa M., p. 1550, i. Mrs. Eva Munson Smith, in her Woman in Sacred Song, 1885, p. 668, gives Miss Alcott's hymn, "A little kingdom I possess," and prints a note thereon from Miss Alcott, dated “Concord, Oct. 7, 1883," in which Miss Alcott says that this hymn is “the only hymn I ever wrote. It was composed at thirteen, and . . . still expresses my soul's desire." The hymn is in the Baptist School Hymnal, 1880, and others.
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)
|Texts by Louisa May Alcott (5)||As||Authority Languages||Instances|
|A little kingdom I possess||Louisa May Alcott (Author)||15|
|I do not ask for any crown||Louisa May Alcott (Author)||2|
|Mysterious death, who in a single hour||Louisa May Alcott (Author)||2|
|O the beautiful old story||Louisa May Alcott (Author)||5|
|What shall little children bring as a grateful offering||Louisa May Alcott (Author)||2|