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The bell jar

Author: Sylvia Plath
Publisher: New York : Perennial Classics, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Perennial Classics edView all editions and formats
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This extraordinary work--echoing Plath's own experiences as a rising writer/editor in the early 1950s--chronicles the nervous breakdown of Esther Greenwood: brilliant, beautiful, enormously talented, successful, but slowly going under, and maybe for the last time.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction, American
Feminist fiction
Autobiographical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sylvia Plath
ISBN: 0060930187 9780060930189
OCLC Number: 43421475
Description: xv, 264 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Sylvia Plath ; foreword by Frances McCullough ; biographical note by Lois Ames ; drawings by Sylvia Plath.

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This extraordinary work--echoing Plath's own experiences as a rising writer/editor in the early 1950s--chronicles the nervous breakdown of Esther Greenwood: brilliant, beautiful, enormously talented, successful, but slowly going under, and maybe for the last time.

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