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Ariel's gift : Ted Hughes, Sylvia Plath and the story of the Birthday letters

Author: Erica Wagner
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Explores the powerful and destructive relationship between Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. This is a comprehensive guide and literary companion to the poems that constitute one of the most powerful volumes published this century, Birthday Letters.
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Named Person: Ted Hughes; Ted Hughes; Sylvia Plath; Sylvia Plath; Ted Hughes; Sylvia Plath; Ted Hughes; Sylvia Plath
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Erica Wagner
ISBN: 0393020096 9780393020090
OCLC Number: 45835522
Notes: Originally published: London : Faber and Faber, 2000.
Description: 312 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction: the Ecstasy of Influence --
"A Crush of Diamonds" --
"Beautiful, Beautiful America!" --
"Spain was the Land of Your Dreams" --
"That Home was Our First Camp" --
"What Happens in the Heart Simply Happens" --
"Right Across America We Went Looking for You" --
"I Let That Fox Cub Go" --
"Then the Script Overtook Us" --
"The Cave of Thunder" --
"The Shock of Her Words From Nowhere" --
"The Jewel You Lost was Blue."
Responsibility: Erica Wagner.

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Through their lives and their writings, Erica Wagner explores the destructive relationship between Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath. She provides a commentary to the poems in "Birthday Letters", showing  Read more...

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