Ariel.London, Faber and Faber, 1965 Stock Code: 130918
NotesFirst edition, first impression. Plath's most enduring poetry book, published two years after her suicide, edited by Ted Hughes and with an introduction by Robert Lowell. Plath believed her Ariel poems to be the best she had ever produced, "announcing to her mother that 'they will make my name'" (ODNB).
Octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in bright blue morocco, titles blocked in spine to yellow and front board in yellow copied from the jacket, bright yellow endpapers, twin rule to turn-ins in yellow, gilt edges.
A fine copy.
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