Ariel: Perennial Classics Edition

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Harper Collins, Feb 3, 1999 - Poetry - 128 pages
"In these poems...Sylvia Plath becomes herself, becomes something imaginary, newly, wildly and subtly created."
-- From the Introduction by Robert Lowell
 

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User Review  - Lindsay Golden - Goodreads

I've read these poems several times in her original handwriting and studied her writing process. Remarkable, but foreshadowing in her own demise. Read full review

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this has definetly become my favorite poem collection. Read full review

Contents

Tulips
10
Ariel
29
Gulliver
39
Marys Song
52
The Arrival of the Bee Box
67
Years
81
Balloons
88
Words
95
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About the author (1999)

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.

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