'uncommon activity and force of mind'

From a page in Bronson Alcott's journals: a tracing of Louisa May Alcott's hand made just before her second birthday. He noted that she 'manifests uncommon activity and force of mind at present.'

Found in John Matteson's article, 'Little Women: The Devilish, Dutiful Daughter, Louisa May Alcott.' HUMANITIES, November/December 2009, Volume 30, Number 6.