Letters home: correspondence, 1950-1963

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Harper & Row, 1975 - Biography & Autobiography - 502 pages
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Plath's unwavering, honest voice is awe-inspiring. This is such a tender book, and such an incredibly intimate look at a mother-daughter relationship, that is probably so normal, and yet so rare ... Read full review


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About the author (1975)

Sylvia Plath was born in 1932 in Massachusetts. Her books include the poetry collections "The Colossus, Crossing the Water, Winter Trees, Ariel, " and "The Collected Poems", which won the Pulitzer Prize. A complete and uncut facsimile edition of "Ariel" was published in 2004 with her original selection and arrangement of poems. She was married to the poet Ted Hughes, with whom she had a daughter, Frieda, and a son, Nicholas. She died in London in 1963.