Sylvia Plath was one of the defining voices of twentieth-century poetry, and one of the most appealing: few other poets have introduced as many new readers to poetry. Though she published just one collection in her lifetime, The Colossus, and a novel, The Bell Jar, it was following her death in 1963 that her work began to garner the wider audience that it deserved. The manuscript that she left behind, Ariel, was published in 1965 under the editorship of her former husband, Ted Hughes, as were two later volumes, Crossing the Water and Winter Trees in 1971, which helped to make Sylvia Plath a household name. Hughes's careful curation of Plath's work extended to a Collected Poems and a Selected Poems in the 1980s, which remain in print today and stand testimony to the 'profound respect' that Frieda Hughes said her father had for her mother's work. It was not until the publication of a 'restored' Ariel in 2004 that readers were able to appraise Plath's own selection and arrangement of her work.This edition of the poems, chosen by the Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy, offers a fresh selection of Sylvia Plath's poetry to stand in parallel to the existing editions. Introduced with an inviting preface, the book is essential reading for those new to and already familiar with the work of this most extraordinary poet.
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Free Delivery Worldwide : Everyman Poems - Sylvia Plath : Hardback : Random House USA Inc : 9780375404641 : 0375404643 : 13 Oct 1998 : Poetry by Sylvia Plath that deals with nature, human relationships, families, the role of women, courage, and suffering.
Free Delivery Worldwide : Selected Poems of Sylvia Plath: York Notes Advanced : Paperback : Pearson Education Limited : 9780582424777 : 0582424771 : 17 Jan 2003 : The York Notes series covers major works from medieval to modern English literature, and classic and contemporary works from Europe, America, the Commonwealth and the Third World. This text covers the selected poems of Sylvia Plath.
Free Delivery Worldwide : Collected Poems : Paperback : FABER & FABER : 9780571118380 : 0571118380 : 19 Aug 2002 : Contains all Sylvia Plath's mature poetry written from 1956 up to her death in 1963.
Free Delivery Worldwide : The Collected Poems : Paperback : HarperCollins Publishers Inc : 9780061558894 : 0061558893 : 08 Jul 2011 : Includes interviews, features, and other extras.
Free Delivery Worldwide : Sylvia Plath : Paperback : FABER & FABER : 9780571222971 : 0571222978 : 22 Jan 2004 : Ted Hughes's classic selection of Sylvia Plath's poetry provides the perfect introduction to a major body of work in twentieth-century poetry. Hughes draws upon the collections Ariel, The Colossus, Crossing the Water and Winter Trees, and from Sylvia Plath's Pulitzer Prize-winning Collected Poems.
Free Delivery Worldwide : Letters of Sylvia Plath Volume I : Hardback : FABER & FABER : 9780571328994 : 0571328997 : 28 Sep 2017 : The Letters of Sylvia Plath Volume I: 1940-1956Sylvia Plath (1932-1963) was one of the writers that defined the course of twentieth-century poetry.
Free Delivery Worldwide : The Journals of Sylvia Plath : Paperback : FABER & FABER : 9780571301638 : 0571301630 : 02 Jan 2014 : Presents exact and complete transcriptions of the journals kept by Sylvia Plath for the last twelve years of her life - covering her marriage to Ted Hughes and her struggle with depression - are a key source for the poems which make up her collections Ariel and The Colossus.
Free Delivery Worldwide : The Journals of Sylvia Plath : Paperback : Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group Inc : 9780385493918 : 0385493916 : 01 Jun 1998 : Sylvia Plath began keeping a diary as a young child. By the time she was at Smith College, when this book begins, she had settled into a nearly daily routine with her journal, which was also a sourcebook for her writing. Plath once called her journal her ÂSargasso,Â her repository of imagination, Âa litany of dreams, directives, and imperatives,Â and in fact these pages contain the germs of most of her work. PlathÂs ambitions as a writer were urgent and ultimately all-consuming, requiring of her...
Free Delivery Worldwide : Sylvia Plath: Drawings : Hardback : FABER & FABER : 9780571295210 : 0571295215 : 29 Aug 2013 : In 1956 Sylvia Plath wrote to her mother, Aurelia Plath: 'I feel I'm developing a kind of primitive style of my own which I am very fond of.
Free Delivery Worldwide : The Letters of Sylvia Plath Volume 1 : Hardback : Harper : 9780062740434 : 0062740431 : 17 Oct 2017 : [T]the first volume in the definitive, complete collection of the letters of Sylvia Plath--most never before seen ... [which includes] this prolific writer's correspondence with more than 120 people, including family, friends, contemporaries, and colleagues--Amazon.com.
Free Delivery Worldwide : Ariel : Paperback : FABER & FABER : 9780571086269 : 0571086268 : 08 May 2001 : Features poems such as 'Lady Lazarus', 'Daddy', 'Edge' and 'Paralytic', which were all written between the publication in 1960 of Sylvia Plath's first book, The Colossus, and her death in 1963.
Free Delivery Worldwide : The Haunting Of Sylvia Plath : Paperback : Little, Brown Book Group : 9780349004358 : 0349004358 : 01 Oct 2014 : Offers an interpretation of Sylvia Plath's writing, claiming that previous interpretations - both feminist and psychoanalytic - have been too polarized.
Free Delivery Worldwide : Ariel : Paperback : HarperCollins Publishers Inc : 9780060931728 : 0060931728 : 02 Mar 1999 : This all-new edition of Sylvia Plath's shattering final poems--with a foreword by Robert Lowell--will appear during National Poetry Month.
Free Delivery Worldwide : Ariel : Paperback : FABER & FABER : 9780571322725 : 0571322727 : 02 Apr 2015 : Ariel, first published in 1965, contains many of Sylvia Plath's best-known poems, written in an extraordinary burst of creativity just before her death in 1963.
Free Delivery Worldwide : Ariel : Hardback : FABER & FABER : 9780571259311 : 0571259316 : 02 Nov 2010 : Includes many of the author's best-known poems such as: 'Lady Lazarus', 'Daddy', 'Edge' and 'Paralytic', that were all written between the publication in 1960 of Plath's first book, The Colossus, and her death in 1963.
Free Delivery Worldwide : The Colossus : Paperback : FABER & FABER : 9780571240081 : 0571240089 : 01 Apr 2008 : Originally published in 1960, The Colossus was the only volume of Sylvia Plath's poetry published before her death in 1963.
Free Delivery Worldwide : Winter Trees : Paperback : FABER & FABER : 9780571330102 : 057133010X : 05 Oct 2017 : The poems in Winter Trees were written in the last nine months of Sylvia Plath's life, and form part of the group from which the Ariel poems were chosen.
Free Delivery Worldwide : The Cambridge Companion to Sylvia Plath : Paperback : CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS : 9780521606851 : 0521606853 : 09 Dec 2010 : An authoritative guide to Plath's work, her importance to contemporary literature and culture, and the controversies that surround her.
Free Delivery Worldwide : Crossing the Water : Paperback : HarperCollins Publishers Inc : 9780060907891 : 0060907894 : 09 May 1980 : Fifty-six intense invocations of life reflect the poet's powerful command of her art...
Free Delivery Worldwide : The Colossus and Other Poems : Paperback : Random House USA Inc : 9780375704468 : 0375704469 : 19 May 1998 : With this startling, exhilarating book of poems, which was first published in 1960, Sylvia Plath burst into literature with spectacular force. In such classics as The Beekeeper's Daughter, The Disquieting Muses, I Want, I Want, and Full Fathom Five, she writes about sows and skeletons, fathers and suicides, about the noisy imperatives of life and the chilly hunger for death. Graceful in their craftsmanship, wonderfully original in their imagery, and...
Free Delivery Worldwide : The Bell Jar : Paperback : Faber and Faber : 9780571268863 : 0571268862 : 03 Jan 2013 : A novel that broke the boundaries between fiction and reality and helped to make Plath an enduring feminist icon.
Free Delivery Worldwide : The Bell Jar : Hardback : FABER & FABER : 9780571308408 : 0571308406 : 07 Nov 2013 : I was supposed to be having the time of my life.When Esther Greenwood wins an internship on a New York fashion magazine in 1953, she is elated, believing she will finally realise her dream to become a writer.
Free Delivery Worldwide : The Bell Jar : Paperback : FABER & FABER : 9780571081783 : 0571081789 : 15 Aug 2011 : I was supposed to be having the time of my life.When Esther Greenwood wins an internship on a New York fashion magazine in 1953, she is elated, believing she will finally realise her dream to become a writer.
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