Johnny Panic & The Bible Of Dreams [US Ed]


By Sylvia Plath

Posthumous collection of Plath’s short stories

In stock


  • Second US Printing [Harper & Row, New York, 1979]; vi, 314 pages; burnt-orange papered boards over brown cloth spine, titling to spine, rough-cut edges, sun-kissed along top edge, an excellent copy; in like illustrated dustjacket, not price-clipped [$10.95 with $12.95 sticker overlaid], a little bumped, 1cm chip at rear top
  • Collection of 20 short stories interspersed with journalistic pieces [NB: this is seven more than in the original UK selection, published in 1977]
  • Introduction by Ted Hughes [with much insight to Plath’s process & literary journey]
  • Jacket designed by Gloria Adelson from a painting by Mimi Weisbord
  • Sylvia Plath, best known for her extensive poetical works & her singular novel The Bell Jar, also wrote a number of excellent short stories
  • ISBN: 0-06-013377-5 / 0060133775

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