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The bell jar

Author: Sylvia Plath; Lois Ames
Publisher: Toronto [Canada] ; New York : Bantam Books, a National General Company, 1972.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the heartbreaking story of a talented young woman, Esther Greenwood, a bright and ambitious student at Smith College who begins to experience a mental breakdown while interning for a fashion magazine in New York. The plot parallels Plath's experience interning at Mademoiselle magazine and subsequent mental breakdown and suicide attempt.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sylvia Plath; Lois Ames
OCLC Number: 152406611
Notes: A novel.
Published in Toronto, Canada.
"Bantam edition published April 1972"--Back of title page.
Description: 216 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Sylvia Plath ; biographical note by Lois Ames ; drawings by Sylvia Plath.

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This is the heartbreaking story of a talented young woman, Esther Greenwood, a bright and ambitious student at Smith College who begins to experience a mental breakdown while interning for a fashion magazine in New York. The plot parallels Plath's experience interning at Mademoiselle magazine and subsequent mental breakdown and suicide attempt.

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