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Bitter fame : a life of Sylvia Plath

Author: Anne Stevenson
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of the poet from New England, describing her life, accomplishments, and her suicide at thirty.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Stevenson, Anne, 1933 January 3-
Bitter fame.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1989
(OCoLC)903443317
Named Person: Sylvia Plath; Sylvia Plath; Sylvia Plath; Sylvia Plath
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anne Stevenson
ISBN: 0395453747 9780395453742 0395538467 9780395538463
OCLC Number: 19589457
Notes: "A Peter Davison book."
Description: xvi, 413 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The Girl Who Want to Be God --
A Smith Girl --
The City of Spare Parts --
Pursuit --
Fire and Flower --
Disquieting Muses --
Electra on Azalea Path --
Poem for a Birthday --
Ariel in the Tree --
Warnings --
The Stigma of Selfhood --
Getting There.
Responsibility: Anne Stevenson ; with additional material by Lucas Myers, Dido Merwin, and Richard Murphy.

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A biography of the poet from New England, describing her life, accomplishments, and her suicide at thirty.

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