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Recovering : a journal

Author: May Sarton
Publisher: New York : Norton, ©1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In Recovering, Sarton focuses on her sixty-sixth year—one marked by the turmoil of a mastectomy, the end of a treasured relationship, and the loneliness that visits a life of chosen solitude. Each deeply felt entry in the journal, written between 1978 and 1979, is laced with poignancy and honesty as she grapples with a cold reception for her latest novel, the sad descent of a close friend into senility, and other  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Diaries
Biography
Named Person: May Sarton; May Sarton
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: May Sarton
ISBN: 0393014029 9780393014020 039330339X 9780393303391
OCLC Number: 6355647
Description: 246 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by May Sarton.

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How the author's friendships, her love of the natural world, and her growing audience of devoted readers brought light to the shadows of her depression forms the themes of this journal.  Read more...

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