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PLATH, Sylvia.

First editions, signed first editions and rare books such as Ariel and The Colossus by Sylvia Plath.

Sylvia Plath (1932–1963) was an American poet, the author of Ariel andThe Bell Jar. Already an ambitious and gifted author in her teens, Plath entered Smith College in 1950 and as a junior was awarded an editorship at Mademoiselle Magazine in New York. 

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  1. 126085comp
    First edition, first impression of Tares; first edition, fourth impression of Song. Presentation copies from Ted Hughes to Sylvia Plath, each inscribed respectively on the front free endpaper: "To Sylvia on her birthday, with love, from Ted, Oct 27th 1961" and "To Sylvia on her birthday, from Ted, with love, October 27th... Learn More
    £5,750

    Stock Code: 126085

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  2. 126087comp
    First edition thus, first impression, inscribed by Ted Hughes on the front free endpaper, "For Oona and Terence, with much love from Ted, January 1982". There are also a number of corrections written in Hughes's hand on the same page, "Leap - Page 57, her - 269 anesthetised?, o - P59" as well as occasional ink annotations,... Learn More
    £2,250

    Stock Code: 126087

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