By: Alvarez, A.
New York, Random House: (c.1972)
Edition: First American Edition
Inscription: Signed by Author
Seller ID: 20618
Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dj
[some discoloration to front pastedown and ffep, otherwise a solid clean book with very light shelfwear; jacket a little rubbed, with tiny closed tears at bottom corners of rear panel]. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author on the ffep: "For Tom Doyle, / Thanks for a really stimulating / talk. / Best wishes / - Al Alvarez / L.A., May 16, 1972." The British poet/essayist/critic's best-known work, which "begins with a personal memoir of the young American poet Sylvia Plath and proceeds into a study of how she, and so many artists in the twentieth century, chose to die. The book explor... View More...