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The Bell Jar

by [Plath, Sylvia] Lucas, Victoria

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London: Heinemann, 1963. First Edition. Good. First edition, first printing of one of Sylvia Plath's best-known work, here published under the pseudonym Victoria Lucas. Bound in publisher's original black cloth-affect boards with spine lettered in gilt; lacking the dust jacket. Good. Lean to spine, covers stained, light foxing to textblock edge with a remainder mark to the bottom edge. Former owner name and date to front paste down, and letter "B" to front free endpaper. Thin line of paper residue to rear paste down. Pages toned and with an occasional crease. A serviceable copy.
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The Bell Jar

by Sylvia Plath

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second hand - Fine
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1st Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780060133566
ISBN 10
0060133562
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Garrison, New York
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Harper & Row. 1st American edition. Condition: Very fine copy. 8vo, original half-cloth and paper over boards, dust jacket in fine condition. 5 3/4 X 8 1/4 Inches. 296 PP. Stated "First U.S. Edition" on the copyright page. Original price of $6.95 intact on front flap. Biographical note by Lois Ames. Drawings by the author. DJ in archival cover. . Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 1971.
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The Bell Jar

by Plath, Sylvia

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second hand - Very Good
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First Edtion Thus
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Hardcover
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Brattleboro, Vermont
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London: Faber & Faber Ltd., 1966. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edtion Thus. A bit of light soiling to inside covers & facing pgs. Moderate wear & some darkening to edges & inside of dust jacket. Some light soiling to back of dust jacket. Slight creasing to top spine end. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. A very nice copy. This novel was first published in 1963, under the psuedonym "Victoria Lucas". This copy of the book is the first edition published under Sylvia Plath's name. It precedes the first U.S. edition, published by Harper and Row in 1971..
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The Bell Jar

by Plath, Sylvia

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second hand - near fine
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first
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Beverly Hills, California
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Harper & Row, 1971. first. hardcover. near fine/very good. First US edition, as stated on copyright page. Book near fine, slight rubbing along bottom edges and corners, spot on foredge and bottom edge. Dust jacket very good, minor sunning along top edges of flaps, very minor wear.
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The Bell Jar

The Bell Jar

by Plath, Sylvia

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second hand - Fine
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First American Edition
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Hardcover
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Atlanta, Georgia
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New York: Harper and Row, 1971. First American Edition. 1/2 cloth. Fine/near fine. Pale maroon boards, with dark maroon 1/2 cloth. Unclipped dust jacket with tiny wear at top corner of spine. The American edition was published posthumously. Stated first U.S edition. In back of the book is a biographical note by Lois Ames with 8 previously unpublished drawings by Sylvia Path. 296 pp.
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The Bell Jar

by Plath, Sylvia

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second hand - Very Good
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First American Edition
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Portland, Oregon
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New York: Harper & Row, 1971. First American Edition. Very Good/Good. First American edition, first printing. Very Good. Lean to spine, spotting to top-edge, toning to covers. Possible association copy with previous ownership marks to front endsheet, including a label and inked "Jay Plath." We have not been able to determine if this is a relative of the author's. In a Good Only dust jacket with price of $6.95 intact, tattered, scraped and worn with tape repairs made to the verso and recto. Sylvia Plath's only novel.
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THE BELL JAR

THE BELL JAR

by Sylvia Plath

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  • hardcover
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second hand
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780060133566
ISBN 10
0060133562
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Pomona, New York
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New York: Harper & Row. 1971. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0060133562 . Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Owner name on FEP. 1/2 inch open tear at top of front gutter. State First U. S. Edition. ; 8.3 X 5.6 X 1.0 inches; 296 pages .
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The Bell Jar

by Sylvia Plath

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  • hardcover
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second hand - Stated "First U.S. Edition" burgundy cloth, silver letters, lilac end-papers. VG- minor rubbing to extrems, sunning to
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First Edition
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Hardcover
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New York, New York
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New York: Harper & Row, , 1971. First Edition. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Stated "First U.S. Edition" burgundy cloth, silver letters, lilac end-papers. VG- minor rubbing to extrems, sunning to the very top of the spine. lilac top-stain. 0471. DJ is Fair to Good, creases and closed tears, tape residue. Not price clipped. .
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The Bell Jar

by Plath, Sylvia

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  • fine
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second hand - Fine
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First American Edition
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Hardcover
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SANTA BARBARA, California
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New York: Harper & Row, 1971. Very nice copy of first printing. Unmaked, tight and square. Quarter bound in maroon over a lighter shade of maroon. Bright and fresh. First edition stated. No numbers of any kind on last page. 0471 on bottom of front flap. Topstain a light maroon. Price intact jacket has a very short closed tear and tiny chips at head of spine but else fine. In mylar. . First American Edition. Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Literature.
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The Bell Jar

by Plath, Sylvia

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  • near fine
  • Hardcover
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second hand - Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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Hardcover
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Rockville, Maryland
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New York NY: Harper & Row, 1971. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 1971 Harper & Row First Edition, Stated FIRST Edition. It is in NF/NF condition of this always hard-to-find novel. The HB has minor bumps at the corners with a solid top stain. The DJ is not price ($6.95) and has very minor edge wear and has the date 0471.BONUS-Receive the 1972 First US Edition of Winter Trees. It is ex-library & in G+/G+ condition.
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THE BELL JAR; Biographical note by Lois Ames, drawings by Sylvia Plath

by PLATH, Sylvia

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First American edn
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NY: Harper, Row, 1971. First American edn. Plath. 8vo, pp., 296. A very good copy in sl worn dj. Author's only published novel.
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The Bell Jar

by Plath, Sylvia

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  • hardcover
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second hand - Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780060133566
ISBN 10
0060133562
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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E-064: Harper & Row. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1971. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover. 8vo. Harper and Row, New York. 1971. 296 pgs. First Edition/First Printing (US). DJ has light shelf-wear present to the DJ extremities (DJ lightly chipped at the spine ends). Bound in red cloth boards and matching paper covered boards with silver titles present to the spine. Boards have light shelf-wear present to the extremities. Offsetting present to the FFEP. Text is clean and free of marks. Binding tight and solid. The Bell Jar chronicles the crack-up of Esther Greenwood: brilliant, beautiful, enormously talented, and successful, but slowly going under -- maybe for the last time. Sylvia Plath masterfully draws the reader into Esther's breakdown with such intensity that Esther's insanity becomes completely real and even rational, as probable and accessible an experience as going to the movies. Such deep penetration into the dark and harrowing corners of the… Read more
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The Bell Jar

by Sylvia Plath

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second hand - Very Good-
Edition
first edition U.S.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780060133566
ISBN 10
0060133562
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Uncasville, Connecticut
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first U.S. edition (stated) first printing (no number line) hardcover in dust jacket (Harper/Row, 1971); no prior owner marks; little age tone to text pages, offsetting end papers; sound binding; clean cover bright titling; rub wear to bottom board edges; dj edge wear: a tear top front, small nicks at spine ends and top corners; flap price present; creased back flap Wllambibab
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The bell jar / Sylvia Plath ; biographical note by Lois Ames, drawings by Sylvia Plath

The bell jar / Sylvia Plath ; biographical note by Lois Ames, drawings by Sylvia Plath

by Plath, Sylvia

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  • hardcover
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second hand
Edition
First American Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780060133566
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0060133562
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Galway, Ireland
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New York : Harper & Row, 1971. First American Edition. Hardback. Fine cloth copy in a near-fine, very slightly edge-nicked and dust-dulled dw, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Price-clipped. ; 8vo 8 - 9 tall; 296 pages; Description: 296 p. illus. 22 cm. Subjects: Depression, Mental --Fiction. Women college students --Fiction. Suicidal behavior --Fiction. Form/Genre: Autobiographical fiction. Psychological fiction.
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The Bell Jar

by Sylvia Plath

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Edition
First/First
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Hardcover
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Los Angeles, California
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First edition, first Harper & Row printing of Sylvia Plath's seminal work of fiction, THE BELL JAR. Book is encased in plastic. Two small tears on the dust jacket, on the top and bottom left hand corners. A small inscription inside, as noted in the photos.
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The bell jar / biographical note by Lois Ames ; drawings by Sylvia Plath

The bell jar / biographical note by Lois Ames ; drawings by Sylvia Plath

by Plath, Sylvia

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  • hardcover
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second hand
Edition
1st U. S. Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780060133566
ISBN 10
0060133562
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Galway, Ireland
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New York : Harper & Row (1971), 1971. 1st U. S. Edition. Hardback. Fine cloth copy in a near-fine, very slightly edge-nicked and dust-dulled dw, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Copy has very minor POS to FFEP. ; 8vo 8 - 9 tall; 296 pages; Physical description.: 296 p : ill ; 22 cm. Subject: Biography -- Memoir -- Sylvia Plath.
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THE BELL JAR

by PLATH Sylvia

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1st thus 1966. Faber & Faber - London.. Originally published in 1963 under the psydonym Victoria Lucas & here published for the first time under the name of Plath. VG+. No dustwrapper. .
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The Bell Jar. Introduced by Heather Clark. Illustrated by Alexandra Levasseur. NEAR FINE COPY IN...

The Bell Jar. Introduced by Heather Clark. Illustrated by Alexandra Levasseur. NEAR FINE COPY IN PUBLISHER'S SLIP-CASE

by (Alexandra LEVASSEUR, illus.). PLATH

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Hardcover
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Folio Society,, 2022. 8vo., First Edition, with coloured frontispiece and 6 plates (one double-page); pictorial cloth, backstrip lettered in white and black, a near fine copy in publisher's blocked board slip-case.
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The Bell Jar (Everyman's Library (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.))
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The Bell Jar (Everyman's Library (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.))

by Plath, Sylvia

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Like New
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780375404634
ISBN 10
0375404635
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This is the hardcover stated Everyman's First Edition from 1998. Both the DJ and the book (sith place ribbon) are in positively excellent condition. There are no rips, tears, markings, etc. and the pages and binding are tight. This wonderful, impossible-to-find item is available for purchase now! **Note: All books listed as FIRST EDITIONS are stated by the publisher in words or number lines--or--only stated editions that include only the publisher and publication date. Due to the vagaries of market fluctuations, an item may occasionally seem overvalued. To compensate for that possibility, all serious buyers are welcome to make a on each and every item listed, with the assurance that ALL reasonable offers will be accepted.Like New
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The Bell Jar: A Novel [Hardcover] Plath, Sylvia
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The Bell Jar: A Novel [Hardcover] Plath, Sylvia

by Plath, Sylvia

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second hand - Very Good
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780060174903
ISBN 10
0060174900
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HarperCollins / Perennial Classics, 2013-06-11. Hardcover. Very Good. original 1971 Harper & Row hard cover - 1st edition 3rd printing - minor wear to edge of dust jacket (now in mylar cover) owner's label removed front inside front cover - some staining to page edge - slight staining to cover - minor mustiness - otherwise cover fine binding strong contents clean - enjoy
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