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Sylvia plath, london, united kingdom 429,846 likes 1,198 talking about this sylvia plath (1932 -1963) was an american poet, novelist and short story. Comments & analysis: i am silver and exact i have no preconceptions whatever i see i swallow immediately just as it. Find great deals on ebay for sylvia plath and sylvia plath collected poems shop with confidence. Books blog is sylvia plath's driver's license worth more than a letter from dickens.
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- Sylvia plath was born in 1932 to otto plath and aurelia schober her mother had graduated second in her class from high school and served as valedictorian for her undergraduate studies at boston university she remained at boston university to pursue her graduate studies in english and german it.
- In sylvia plath's work and in her life the elements of pathology are so deeply rooted and so little resisted that one is disinclined to hope for general principles, sure origins, applications, or lessons her fate and her themes are hardly separate and both are singularly terrible her work is brutal, like the smash of a fist and sometimes.
- Sylvia plath, writer: the bell jar sylvia plath was born in jamaica plain, massachusetts, to otto and aurelia schoeber plath, both professors when sylvia was eight, otto died of complications from diabetes her mother struggled to give sylvia and her younger brother every advantage of a superior education.
- Poems by sylvia plath born in 1932 to middle class parents in jamaica plain, massachusetts, sylvia plath published her first poem at the age of eight a sensitive person who tended to be a bit of a perfectionist she wa.
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