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The Resource The bell jar : a novel, Sylvia Plath ; foreword by Frances McCullough ; biographical note by Lois Ames ; drawings by Sylvia Plath

The bell jar : a novel, Sylvia Plath ; foreword by Frances McCullough ; biographical note by Lois Ames ; drawings by Sylvia Plath

Label
The bell jar : a novel
Title
The bell jar
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Sylvia Plath ; foreword by Frances McCullough ; 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
Member of
Summary
Presents the American poet's semi-autobiographical account of Esther Greenwood, a talented writer who struggles for intimacy and meaning in her artist life
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
050186
Cataloging source
ICY
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Plath, Sylvia
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
Literary form
novels
Reading level
7.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McCullough, Fran
  • Ames, Lois
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Harper Perennial modern classics
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Depression, Mental
  • Women college students
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Depression, Mental
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Women college students
Target audience
adult
Label
The bell jar : a novel, Sylvia Plath ; foreword by Frances McCullough ; biographical note by Lois Ames ; drawings by Sylvia Plath
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn854562123
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
50th anniversary ed.
Extent
xvii, 244 pages, 22 pages
Isbn
9780061148514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)854562123
Label
The bell jar : a novel, Sylvia Plath ; foreword by Frances McCullough ; biographical note by Lois Ames ; drawings by Sylvia Plath
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn854562123
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
50th anniversary ed.
Extent
xvii, 244 pages, 22 pages
Isbn
9780061148514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)854562123

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