An expression of an extraordinary poet's life story in her own words, this book shows Anne Sexton as she really was in private, as she wrote about herself to family, friends, fellow poets, and students. Anne's daughter Linda Gray Sexton and her close confidant Lois Ames have judiciously chosen from among thousands of letters and provided ...Read MoreAn expression of an extraordinary poet's life story in her own words, this book shows Anne Sexton as she really was in private, as she wrote about herself to family, friends, fellow poets, and students. Anne's daughter Linda Gray Sexton and her close confidant Lois Ames have judiciously chosen from among thousands of letters and provided commentary where necessary. Illustrated throughout with candid photographs and memorabilia, the letters -- brilliant, lyrical, caustic, passionate, angry -- are a consistently revealing index to Anne Sexton's quixotic and exuberant personality.Read Less
Good, Unmarked, Solid, Cover has edge wear, No DJ, A good copy overall. We take great pride in accurately describing the condition of our books, ship within 48 hours and offer a 100% money back guarantee.
Near Fine Condition in Very Good jacket. Near Fine, Dust Jacket yellowed, small tears, Very Good. Quantity Available: 1. Category: poetry; ISBN: 0395257271. ISBN/EAN: 9780395257272. Inventory No: 12877.
Vg- 433pp; 2 sections of b/w photos; about 15 pages with marks in the margins + note on half title pg; book plate inside front cover; light wear / soil to edges of dj in new protective mylar; ISBN: 0395257271.
Fair. Good copy for reading, may have heavy page wear with writing textual notes highlighting or be an heavily used ex library copy with library markings, stickers or stamps. Dust jacket or accessories may not be included.
VG+/Near Fine in Very Good jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. ND on title page. Hard bound in publisher's beige colored cloth covers.433 numbered pages. Slight bow to covers. No wear. DJ is complete, is not price clipped ($15.00) and has light edge wear. A solid copy!
Very Good / Very Good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 433 pages, beige-white cloth. A very good plus, clean, neat, hardcover first edition with minor shelf wear over all but light foxing to the fore-edges; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good, moderately worn an rubbed, lightly soiled dust jacket with the original price.
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