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us: Plath, Sylvia

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  • Variants

    • us: Lucas, Victoria
    • us: Hughes, Sylvia
    • us: Plat, Silvii͡a
    • us: Plaṭ, Silviyah
    • us: פלאת, סילביה
    • us: 西爾維婭.普拉斯
  • Addtional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Death Date

    • Descriptor

        (lcsh) Suicide victims
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Boston (Mass.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) London (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Poetry
          (lcsh) Fiction
        • Occupation

            (lcsh) Poets
              (lcsh) Novelists
          • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

          • Sources

            • found: Her The colossus, 1960.
            • found: Her The collected poems, c1981: t.p. (Sylvia Plath) CIP blurb (her husband Ted Hughes)
            • found: Markey, J. A journey into the Red Eye, 1993: p.1 (Sylvia Plath committed suicide age 30) p. 162 (d. 2/11/63)
            • found: Pod stekli͡annym kolpakom, 2000: t.p. (Silvii͡a Plat) verso t.p. (Sylvia Plath [in rom.])
            • found: Ran, S. Sefeḳot, c1980: t.p. (Silviyah Plaṭ; Sylvia Plath [in rom.])
            • found: Contemporary authors on Infotrac, Oct. 3, 2005 (Sylvia Plath; b. Oct. 27, 1932, Boston, MA, d. Feb. 11, 1963, London, England; poet and writer)
            • found: Wikipedia, March 6, 2015 (Sylvia Plath (October 27, 1932-February 11, 1963) was an American poet, novelist, and short-story writer. Born in Boston, Massachusetts, she studied at Smith College and Newnham College at the University of Cambridge, before receiving acclaim as a poet and writer. She married fellow poet Ted Hughes in 1956; they lived together in the United States and then England; in 1963 she committed suicide; died London, England)
          • LC Classification

            • PS3566.L27
          • Editorial Notes

            • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
            • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
          • Change Notes

            • 1979-04-18: new
            • 2015-03-08: revised
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