Letters home: correspondence, 1950-1963

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Harper & Row, 1975 - Biography & Autobiography - 502 pages
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User Review  - Anne Nikoline - Goodreads

Is there is one thing Sylvia Plath has taught me, it is that she never fails to entertain with her sad, sad story and her stunning, stunning writing; in my opinion she is without doubt an overlooked ... Read full review

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User Review  - Alison Whiteman - Goodreads

I read this in college. Sylvia's struggles with bipolar disorder are not clearly addressed in this book as much as in her private journals. I could not decide if it was her mental illness that lead to ... Read full review

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Contents

Sylvia September 1940
21
Sylvia 1946
30
September 271950June 1953
45
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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.