The Bell Jar (Illustrated Edition)

Sylvia Plath
Illustrated by Beya Rebai

One of our hand-picked classics that no home should be without, now with Beya Rebaï’s beautifully atmospheric artwork.

£14.99
Format
Hardback
ISBN
9780571373079
Date Published
06.10.2022
Delivery
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Summary

I felt very still and empty, the way the eye of a tornado must feel, moving dully along in the middle of the surrounding hullabaloo.

Sylvia Plath’s groundbreaking semi-autobiographical novel offers an intimate, honest and often wrenching glimpse into mental illness. The Bell Jar broke the boundaries between fiction and reality and helped cement Sylvia Plath’s place as an enduring feminist icon. Celebrated for its darkly humorous, razor sharp portrait of 1950s society, it continues to resonate with readers today as testament to the universal human struggle to claim one’s rightful place in the world.

A special illustrated edition – the second book in our collection of illustrated Faber classics.

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Sylvia Plath (1932–63) was born in Boston, Massachusetts, and studied at Smith College. In 1955 she went to Cambridge University on a Fulbright scholarship, where she met and later married Ted Hughes. She published one collection of poems in her lifetime, The Colossus (1960), and a novel, The Bell Jar (1963). Her Collected Poems, which contains her poetry written from…

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