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The bell jar

Author: Sylvia Plath
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 50th anniversary edView all editions and formats
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'I was supposed to be having the time of my life.' When Esther Greenwood wins an internship on a New York fashion magazine in 1953, she is elated, believing she will finally realise her dream to become a writer. But in between the cocktail parties and piles of manuscripts, Esther's life begins to slide out of control. She finds herself spiralling into depression and eventually a suicide attempt, as she grapples with  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fictional autobiographies
Fiction
Autobiographical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sylvia Plath
ISBN: 9780571268863 0571268862
OCLC Number: 827950425
Notes: "50th anniversary edition"--Cover.
Description: 234 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Sylvia Plath.

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A novel, that was originally published in 1963 under the pseudonym Victoria Lucas. It is partially based on the author's own life and descent into mental illness. It presents a portrait of the 1950s  Read more...

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