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Originally published under the pseudonym Victoria Lucas in 1963 — only a month before the author's suicide — Sylvia Plath's harrowing autobiographical novel traces a young woman's descent into an emotional breakdown. This brilliant and disturbing story of Esther Greenwood's journey from the glamorous world of magazine publishing in New York to the isolating world of the asylum has become one of the most famous books of the late 20th century, and still has all its power to shock and move us.

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"Published by arrangement with HarperCollins Publishers, Inc."--T.p

Product Details

ISBN:
9780899668154
Author:
Plath, Sylvia
Publisher:
Lightyear Press
Author:
PLATH, SYLVIA
Location:
Cutchogue, N.Y. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
American fiction (fictional works by one author)
Subject:
College students
Subject:
Psychological
Subject:
Depression, mental
Subject:
Psychological fiction
Subject:
Autobiographical fiction
Subject:
College students -- Suicidal behavior -- Fiction.
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Series Volume:
v. 7-8
Publication Date:
19951131
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
216 p.
Dimensions:
8.85x5.70x.85 in. .99 lbs.

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