The Collected Poems by Sylvia Plath

The Collected Poems

Sylvia Plath with Ted Hughes

fiction classics poetry emotional reflective slow-paced

349 pages | first published 1981

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The aim of the present complete edition, which contains a numbered sequence of the 224 poems written after 1956 together with a further 50 poems chosen from her pre-1956 work, is to bring Sylvia Plath's poetry together in one volume, including the...
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Moods

emotional 83%
dark 75%
reflective 66%
sad 58%
tense 33%
relaxing 16%
adventurous 8%
challenging 8%
funny 8%
hopeful 8%
inspiring 8%

Pace

slow 60%
medium 40%

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Character: 66% | N/A: 33%

Strong character development?

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Loveable characters?

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Diverse cast of characters?

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