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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
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
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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