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Sylvia Plath's Selected poems

Author: Sylvia Plath; Ted Hughes
Publisher: London ; Boston : Faber and Faber, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this series, a contemporary poet advocates a poet of the past or present whom they have particularly admired. By their selection of verses and by the personal and critical reactions they express, the selectors offer intriguing insight into their own work.
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Genre/Form: American poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sylvia Plath; Ted Hughes
ISBN: 0571136788 9780571136780 0571135862 9780571135868
OCLC Number: 16758838
Notes: Poems.
Description: 85 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Miss Drake proceeds to supper --
Spinster --
Maudlin --
Resolve --
Night shift --
Full fathom five --
Suicide of Egg Rock --
The hermit at Outermost House --
Medallion --
The Manor garden --
The stones (from 'Poem for a birthday') --
The burnt-out spa --
You're --
Face lift --
Morning song --
Tulips --
Insomniac --
Wuthering Heights --
Finisterre --
The moon and the Yew tree --
Mirror --
The babysitters --
Little fugue --
An appearance --
Crossing the water --
Among the Narcissie --
Elm --
Poppies in July --
A birthday present --
The bee meeting --
Daddy --
Lesbos --
By candlelight --
Cut --
Ariel --
Poppies in October --
Nick and the candlestick --
Letter in November --
Death & Co. --
Mary's song --
Winter trees --
Sheep in fog --
The Munich mannequins --
Words --
Edge.
Other Titles: Poems.
Selected poems
Responsibility: chosen by Ted Hughes.

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Sylvia Plath is one of the defining voices in twentieth-century poetry. The poems are taken from Sylvia Plath's four collections Ariel, The Colossus, Crossing the Water and Winter Trees, and include  Read more...

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