The Colossus and Other Poems

The Colossus and Other Poems

Sylvia Plath


With this startling, exhilarating publication of poems, which was once first released in 1960, Sylvia Plath burst into literature with astonishing strength. In such classics as "The Beekeeper's Daughter," "The Disquieting Muses," "I wish, I Want," and "Full Fathom Five," she writes approximately sows and skeletons, fathers and suicides, in regards to the noisy imperatives of lifestyles and the cold starvation for loss of life. swish of their craftsmanship, splendidly unique of their imagery, and proposing layer after layer of that means, the 40 poems in The Colossus are early artifacts of genius that also own the facility to maneuver, pride, and surprise.

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