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Sylvia Plath: The Poetry of Initiation

Rosenblatt, Jon

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ISBN 10: 0807813389 / ISBN 13: 9780807813386
Published by University of North Carolina Press, 1979
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Title: Sylvia Plath: The Poetry of Initiation

Publisher: University of North Carolina Press

Publication Date: 1979

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Edition: First Edition

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The author shows how Plath's remarkable lyric dramas define a private ritual process. The book deals with the emotional material from which Plath's poetry arises and the specific ritual transformations she dramatizes. It covers all phases of Plath's poetry, closely following the development of image and idea from the apprentice work through the last lyrics of Ariel. The critical method stays close to the language of the poems and defines Plath's struggle toward maturity.

Originally published in 1979.

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