The bell jar: a novel

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The Bell Jar chronicles the crack-up of Esther Greenwood: brilliant, beautiful, enormously talented, and successful, but slowly going under -- maybe for the last time. Sylvia Plath masterfully draws the reader into Esther's breakdown with such intensity that Esther's insanity becomes completely real and even rational, as probable and accessible an experience as going to the movies. Such deep penetration into the dark and harrowing corners of the psyche is an extraordinary accomplishment and has made The Bell Jar a haunting American classic.

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display_description Esther Greenwood is brilliant, beautiful, enormously talented, and successful, but slowly going under-maybe for the last time. In her acclaimed and enduring masterwork, Sylvia Plath brilliantly draws the reader into Esther's breakdown with such intensity that her insanity becomes palpably real, even rational-as accessible an experience as going to the movies. A deep penetration into the darkest and most harrowing corners of the human psyche, The Bell Jar is an extraordinary accomplishment and a haunting American classic.
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title_display The bell jar : a novel
title_full The bell jar / Sylvia Plath ; biographical note by Lois Ames ; drawings by Sylvia Plate, The bell jar / Sylvia Plath ; 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, The bell jar / Sylvia Plath ; foreword by Frances McCullough ; biographical note by Lois Ames ; drawings by Sylvia Plath, The bell jar / Sylvia Plath ; with an introduction by Diane Wood Middlebrook, The bell jar / Sylvia Plath. Biographical note by Lois Ames. Drawings by Sylvia Plath, The bell jar : a novel / Sylvia Plath, The bell jar : a novel / Sylvia Plath ; foreword by Frances McCullough ; biographical note by Lois Ames ; drawings by Sylvia Palth, The bell jar [electronic resource] / Sylvia Plath, The bell jar [sound recording (CD)] / by Sylvia Plath, The bell jar [sound recording] / Sylvia Plath, The bell jar [sound recording] / by Sylvia Plath, The bell jar [text (large print)] / Sylvia Plath, The bell jar. / Biographical note by Lois Ames. Drawings by Sylvia Plath
title_short The bell jar :
title_sub a novel
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