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Sexton, Anne 1928-1974

Overview
Works: 480 works in 949 publications in 4 languages and 41,981 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Biography  Records and correspondence  Fiction  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  History  Musical settings 
Roles: Author, Performer, Lyricist, Other, Creator, Dedicatee, Narrator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3537.E915, 811.54
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Publications by Anne Sexton
Publications by Anne Sexton, published posthumously.
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The complete poems by Anne Sexton( Book )
27 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,416 libraries worldwide
From the joy and anguish of her own experience, Sexton fashioned poems that told truths about the inner lives of men and women. This book comprises Sexton's ten volumes of verse, including the Pulitzer Prize-winner Live or Die, as well as seven poems form her last years
Transformations by Anne Sexton( Book )
31 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,764 libraries worldwide
" ... retelling many of the Grimms' fairy tales in poetry"--Page ix
The awful rowing toward God by Anne Sexton( Book )
15 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 1,618 libraries worldwide
Love poems by Anne Sexton( Book )
16 editions published between 1967 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,477 libraries worldwide
A collection of twenty-five poems originally published in 1967, in which the author explores the topic of adultery as experienced by an affluent, white Protestant wife
Selected poems of Anne Sexton by Anne Sexton( Book )
13 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 1,370 libraries worldwide
A selection of poems by contemporary American author Anne Sexton, drawn primarily from eight previously published collections
Live or die : [poems] by Anne Sexton( Book )
18 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,357 libraries worldwide
Poems written between January 25, 1962 and February, 1966, some previously published in various periodicals
The book of folly by Anne Sexton( Book )
27 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,177 libraries worldwide
Anne Sexton was an American poet from Weston, Massachusetts, known for her highly personal, confessional verse. She won the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in 1967. Themes of her poetry include her suicidal tendencies, her depression, and her relationships with her husband and children
45 Mercy Street by Anne Sexton( Book )
16 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,175 libraries worldwide
To Bedlam and part way back by Anne Sexton( Book )
15 editions published between 1960 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 962 libraries worldwide
All my pretty ones; [poems] by Anne Sexton( Book )
15 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 954 libraries worldwide
Words for Dr. Y. : uncollected poems with three stories by Anne Sexton( Book )
11 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 768 libraries worldwide
A collection of Sexton's poems containing most of her important work that had not been published at the time of her death
Joey and the birthday present by Maxine Kumin( Book )
8 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 431 libraries worldwide
A brown field mouse and a caged, pet white mouse become close summertime friends
The real tin flower : poems about the world at nine by Aliki Barnstone( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 429 libraries worldwide
The wizard's tears by Maxine Kumin( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 423 libraries worldwide
The new wizard tries to solve all the town's problems, but carelessness with his own magic tears creates a tragedy instead
Anne Sexton reads her poetry by Anne Sexton( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 1964 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Many of Anne Sexton's poems are at least ostensibly about family history, personal and other intimate experience, mental collapse or sexual encounters
Anne Sexton's confessional poetics by Jo Gill( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
Poems, 1956-1973 by Thomas Kinsella( Book )
6 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 228 libraries worldwide
Kammermusik by Helmut Oehring( file )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
An accident of hope : the therapy tapes of Anne Sexton by Dawn Skorczewski( Book )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
In 1956, Anne Sexton was admitted into a mental hospital for post-partum depression, where she met Dr. Martin Orne, a young psychiatrist who treated her for the next eight years. In that time Sexton would blossom into a world-famous poet, best known for her ""confessional"" poems dealing with personal subjects not often represented in poetry at that time: mental illness, depression, suicide, sex, abortion, women's bodies, and the ordinary lives of mothers and housewives. Orne audiotaped the last three years of her therapy to facilitate her ability to remember their sessions. The final six m
Selected poems by Anne Sexton( Book )
7 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Anna Sexton
Anne Sexton Amerikaans schrijfster
Anne Sexton amerikansk poet
Anne Sexton poetka i pisarka amerykańska
Anne Sexton scrittrice e poetessa statunitense
Anne Sexton US-amerikanische Lyrikerin und Pulitzer-Preisträgerin
Harvey, Anne Gray 1928-1974
Sexton, Anne Gray Harvey 1928-1974
Ανν Σέξτον
Анна Секстон
Секстон, Энн
אן סקסטון
آن سكستون، 1928-1974
ان سکستون شاعر آمریکایی
ئاننە سەختۆن
ან სექსტონი
アン・セクストン (詩人)
セクストン
セックストン, アン
安妮·塞克斯顿
Languages
English (323)
German (7)
Japanese (5)
Spanish (4)
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