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The Resource The bell jar, Sylvia Plath ; foreword by Frances McCullough ; P.S. biographical note by Lois Ames ; drawings by Sylvia Plath

The bell jar, Sylvia Plath ; foreword by Frances McCullough ; P.S. biographical note by Lois Ames ; drawings by Sylvia Plath

Label
The bell jar
Title
The bell jar
Statement of responsibility
Sylvia Plath ; foreword by Frances McCullough ; P.S. biographical note by Lois Ames ; drawings by Sylvia Plath
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This novel--echoing Plath's own experiences as a rising writer/editor in the early 1950s--chronicles the nervous breakdown of Esther Greenwood: brilliant, beautiful, enormously talented, successful, but slowly going under, and maybe for the last time
Cataloging source
AJP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Plath, Sylvia
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3566.L27
LC item number
B4 2006
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ames, Lois
  • McCullough, Fran
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Depression, Mental
  • Women college students
  • Suicidal behavior
Target audience
adult
Label
The bell jar, Sylvia Plath ; foreword by Frances McCullough ; P.S. biographical note by Lois Ames ; drawings by Sylvia Plath
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes P.S. insights, interviews & more ... (p. 2-15)
  • Reissued as 50th anniversary edition in 2013
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Harper Perennial Modern Classics deluxe edition.
Extent
xvii, 244, 22 pages
Isbn
9780061148514
Isbn Type
: PAP
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm74670037
  • (Sirsi) o74670037
  • (OCoLC)74670037
Label
The bell jar, Sylvia Plath ; foreword by Frances McCullough ; P.S. biographical note by Lois Ames ; drawings by Sylvia Plath
Publication
Note
  • Includes P.S. insights, interviews & more ... (p. 2-15)
  • Reissued as 50th anniversary edition in 2013
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Harper Perennial Modern Classics deluxe edition.
Extent
xvii, 244, 22 pages
Isbn
9780061148514
Isbn Type
: PAP
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm74670037
  • (Sirsi) o74670037
  • (OCoLC)74670037

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