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The Bell Jar

Sylvia Plath's haunting and iconic only novel, broadcast on its 50th anniversary

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Episode 8

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Wed 20 Feb 2013 22:45 BBC Radio 4

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Andrew Wilson's book on the early life of writer Sylvia Plath, abridged by Miranda Davies

Radio 4 Blog: The Bell Jar

Sylvia Plath

Di Speirs discusses the first ever broadcast version of Sylvia Plath's book 'The Bell Jar'

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Mariella Frostrup talks to Ali Smith about Sylvia Plath's celebrated novel The Bell Jar.

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