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Author Kirk, Connie Ann.

Title Sylvia Plath : a biography / Connie Ann Kirk.

Imprint Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    811 Plath,S KIR    Available
Description 159 p., [4] p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
Note "[O]riginally published in hardcover by Greenwood Press ... Westport, CT ... c2004"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "The brief life and meteoric career of Sylvia Plath have been the subject of fascination since her suicide in 1963 at age thirty. This concise, well-researched biography recounts the facts of her troubled life based on the latest updated research. Biographer Connie Ann Kirk has consulted the Plath archives at Smith College and the Indiana University--Bloomington, as well as Plath's unabridged journals published in 2000. She has also interviewed a Plath contemporary who knew her." --Publisher.
Subject Plath, Sylvia.
Hughes, Ted, 1930-1998 -- Marriage.
Poets, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
ISBN 9781591027096 (pbk. : alk. pbk.)
1591027098 (pbk. : alk. pbk.)

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