Since the publication of the first edition of "Sylvia Plath" in 1978, interest in Plath's work has continued to grow steadily. Caroline Hall takes notice of these intriguing developments while stressing her earlier emphasis on the continuity of Plath's posthumous reputation as a fine poet and a good fiction writer. In this revised edition, Hall provides new chapters to examine the biographies and the Journals, and expands on her discussion of the "Bell Jar" chapter to include analysis of Johnny Panic. She identifies ...

Sylvia Plath 1978, MacMillan Publishing Company, Boston, MA

ISBN-13: 9780805772197