Best Poems of 1957: Borestone Mountain Poetry Awards 1958

Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1958.

Price: $100.00

Hardcover. First edition. Errata slip laid in. Ownership stamp and signature of a noted American psychologist on the front fly else fine in spine-sunned, very good or better dustwrapper with a little rubbing and a couple of short tears. Contributors include W.H. Auden, William Carlos Williams, Theodore Roethke, Eudora Welty, A.A. Ammons, Elizabeth Bishop, John Ciardi, E.E. Cummings, Piero Heliczer, Ted Hughes, Thomas Kinsella, Sylvia Plath, William Stafford, Swenson, James Wright, and many other notables.

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Item #462194 Best Poems of 1957: Borestone Mountain Poetry Awards 1958

Sylvia Plath
birth name: Sylvia Plath
born: 10/27/1932
died: 2/11/1963

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American poet whose best-known poems are carefully crafted pieces noted for their personal imagery and intense focus. Many concern such themes as alienation, death, and self-destruction. She was little known at the time of her death by suicide, but by the mid-1970s she was considered a major contemporary poet. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of LiteratureAmore

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