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The Bell Jar : A Novel / Sylvia Plath ; foreword by Frances McCullough ; biographical note by Lois Ames ; drawings by Sylvia Palth

Plath, Sylvia, (author). McCullough, Fran, 1939- (Added Author). Ames, Lois (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780060174903
  • ISBN: 0060174900
  • Physical Description: xviii, 296 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: Fiftieth anniversary edition
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, 2013

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When Esther Greenwood wins an internship, she is elated, believing she will finally realise her dream to become a writer. But in between the cocktail parties and piles of manuscripts, her life begins to slide out of control. She finds herself spiralling into depression and eventually a suicide attempt, as she grapples with difficult relationships and a society which refuses to take women's aspirations seriously
Subject: Depression, Mental > Fiction
Women college students > Fiction
Interns > Fiction
Women's periodicals > Fiction
Suicidal behavior > Fiction
Electroconvulsive therapy > Fiction
Sexism > Fiction
Depression in women > Fiction
Authors > Fiction
Genre: Psychological fiction
Autobiographical fiction.
Psychological fiction.

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