The Resource American Isis : the life and art of Sylvia Plath, Carl Rollyson

American Isis : the life and art of Sylvia Plath, Carl Rollyson

Label
American Isis : the life and art of Sylvia Plath
Title
American Isis
Title remainder
the life and art of Sylvia Plath
Statement of responsibility
Carl Rollyson
Title variation
Life and art of Sylvia Plath
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a biography of American poet Sylvia Plath, describing her as a writer who wanted to become central to the mythology of modern consciousness, and who embraced both high and low culture to become the Marilyn Monroe of modern literature
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rollyson, Carl E.
Dewey number
  • 811/.54
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3566.L27
LC item number
Z849 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plath, Sylvia
  • Plath, Sylvia
  • Plath, Sylvia
  • Poets, American
  • Women and literature
Label
American Isis : the life and art of Sylvia Plath, Carl Rollyson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-300) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Primordial child of time (1932-50) -- Mistress of all the elements (1950-53) -- Queen of the dead (1953-55) -- I am nature (1955-57) -- Queen of the ocean (1957-59) -- The universal mother (1960-62) -- Queen also of the immortals (1962-63) -- In the temple of Isis: among the hierophants (1963- ) -- Appendix A: Sylvia Plath and Carl Jung -- Appendix B: Sylvia's Plath's library -- Appendix C: David Wevill -- Appendix D: Elizabeth Compton Sigmund
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xiv, 319 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780312640248
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012037393
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (FIPpSEB)SM640248
  • (FIPpSEB)SM640248
  • (OCoLC)812018021
Label
American Isis : the life and art of Sylvia Plath, Carl Rollyson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-300) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Primordial child of time (1932-50) -- Mistress of all the elements (1950-53) -- Queen of the dead (1953-55) -- I am nature (1955-57) -- Queen of the ocean (1957-59) -- The universal mother (1960-62) -- Queen also of the immortals (1962-63) -- In the temple of Isis: among the hierophants (1963- ) -- Appendix A: Sylvia Plath and Carl Jung -- Appendix B: Sylvia's Plath's library -- Appendix C: David Wevill -- Appendix D: Elizabeth Compton Sigmund
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xiv, 319 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780312640248
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012037393
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (FIPpSEB)SM640248
  • (FIPpSEB)SM640248
  • (OCoLC)812018021

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