Your Own Sylvia: Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items, property of Frieda Hughes

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Your Own Sylvia: Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items, property of Frieda Hughes

Your Own Sylvia: Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items, property of Frieda Hughes

Your Own Sylvia: Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items, property of Frieda Hughes

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Sylvia Plath--Eric Stahlberg

1. Sylvia Plath--Eric Stahlberg

Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes | Pair of gold wedding rings

2. Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes | Pair of gold wedding rings

Egyptian-style glazed amulet of the Horus Falcon, circa early 20th century | Given by Hughes to Plath

3. Egyptian-style glazed amulet of the Horus Falcon, circa early 20th century | Given by Hughes to Plath

Sylvia Plath | Pen and ink portrait of Ted Hughes, [1956]

4. Sylvia Plath | Pen and ink portrait of Ted Hughes, [1956]

Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes | Collection of six photographs with the Hughes family in Yorkshire, September 1956

5. Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes | Collection of six photographs with the Hughes family in Yorkshire, September 1956

Sylva Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, "something wonderful and incredible has happened", 1 October 1956

6. Sylva Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, "something wonderful and incredible has happened", 1 October 1956

Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on her love for him and Cambridge life, 3 October 1956

7. Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on her love for him and Cambridge life, 3 October 1956

Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, with her poem 'Monologue at 3am', 4 October 1956

8. Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, with her poem 'Monologue at 3am', 4 October 1956

Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on "my own private doctrine", with a poem, 5 October 1956

9. Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on "my own private doctrine", with a poem, 5 October 1956

Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, discussing their poetry, 6 October 1956

10. Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, discussing their poetry, 6 October 1956

Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on her love of drawing, 7-8 October 1956

11. Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on her love of drawing, 7-8 October 1956

Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on her latest stories and loneliness, 9 October 1956

12. Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on her latest stories and loneliness, 9 October 1956

Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, "we will burn love to death all our long lives", 10 October 1956

13. Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, "we will burn love to death all our long lives", 10 October 1956

Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, "off and on have had the strangest dreams", 16 October 1956

14. Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, "off and on have had the strangest dreams", 16 October 1956

Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on her study of the tarot and Cambridge life, 17 October 1956

15. Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on her study of the tarot and Cambridge life, 17 October 1956

Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on her studies and Hughes's fables, 18 October 1956

16. Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on her studies and Hughes's fables, 18 October 1956

Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, "your voice is like the spirit of god on the waters", 19 October 1956

17. Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, "your voice is like the spirit of god on the waters", 19 October 1956

Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on madness and art, and the literary scene, 20 October 1956

18. Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on madness and art, and the literary scene, 20 October 1956

Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, "I keep saying to myself: I am married", 21 October 1956

19. Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, "I keep saying to myself: I am married", 21 October 1956

Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Ted Hughes, "it is simple a sin not to live with you", 21 October 1956

20. Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Ted Hughes, "it is simple a sin not to live with you", 21 October 1956

Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, "I had the queerest dreams last night", 22 October 1956

21. Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, "I had the queerest dreams last night", 22 October 1956

Tarot de Marseille | Deck of cards owned by Sylvia Plath

22. Tarot de Marseille | Deck of cards owned by Sylvia Plath

Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, on admitting her marriage, 12 November 1956

23. Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, on admitting her marriage, 12 November 1956

Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith and William Hughes, [10 December 1956]

24. Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith and William Hughes, [10 December 1956]

Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, "now ... his first BOOK", 27 February 1957

25. Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, "now ... his first BOOK", 27 February 1957

Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, "daydreaming about the moors", [c.5 May 1957]

26. Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, "daydreaming about the moors", [c.5 May 1957]

Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith and William Hughes, sailing to America, [20 June 1957]

27. Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith and William Hughes, sailing to America, [20 June 1957]

Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Edith and William Hughes, "we'll be writing like fury", [22 July 1957]

28. Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Edith and William Hughes, "we'll be writing like fury", [22 July 1957]

Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, on life in America, 2 February 1958

29. Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, on life in America, 2 February 1958

Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith and William Hughes, "hoping to finish a book of poems", 28 April 1958

30. Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith and William Hughes, "hoping to finish a book of poems", 28 April 1958

Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, on meeting a groundhog, 1 July 1958

31. Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, on meeting a groundhog, 1 July 1958

Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, on their life in Boston, September 1958

32. Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, on their life in Boston, September 1958

Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, on Ted Hughes as a wolf-man, 30 December 1958

33. Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, on Ted Hughes as a wolf-man, 30 December 1958

Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, visiting "the town of my childhood", 17 January 1959

34. Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, visiting "the town of my childhood", 17 January 1959

Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, on the 3rd anniversary of their meeting, 26 February 1959

35. Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, on the 3rd anniversary of their meeting, 26 February 1959

Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, on their latest publications, 31 March 1959

36. Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, on their latest publications, 31 March 1959

Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, "the prospect of driving to California", 24 May 1959

37. Sylvia Plath | Typed letter signed, to Edith & William Hughes, "the prospect of driving to California", 24 May 1959

Frieda Plath--Hymnal | German hymnal, 1907

38. Frieda Plath--Hymnal | German hymnal, 1907

Sylvia Plath | Autograph postcard signed, to Edith & William Hughes, from California, 3 August 1959

39. Sylvia Plath | Autograph postcard signed, to Edith & William Hughes, from California, 3 August 1959

Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath | Joint autograph letter signed, to William and Edith Hughes, March 1960

40. Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath | Joint autograph letter signed, to William and Edith Hughes, March 1960

Sylvia Plath | Collection of 39 family photographs annotated by her, 1960-62

41. Sylvia Plath | Collection of 39 family photographs annotated by her, 1960-62

Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith Hughes, recuperating in hospital, 6 March [1961]

42. Sylvia Plath | Autograph letter signed, to Edith Hughes, recuperating in hospital, 6 March [1961]

Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes | photographic portrait by David Bailey, inscribed by Plath, 1961, and another press photo

43. Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes | photographic portrait by David Bailey, inscribed by Plath, 1961, and another press photo

Sylvia Plath | Pencil sketch entitled "Great Faux Pas"

44. Sylvia Plath | Pencil sketch entitled "Great Faux Pas"

Sylvia Plath | Collection of recipes and a rolling pin

45. Sylvia Plath | Collection of recipes and a rolling pin

Sylvia Plath | Three household objects formerly belonging to her

46. Sylvia Plath | Three household objects formerly belonging to her

Lacquer chopsticks | Given to Sylvia Plath by Ted Hughes

47. Lacquer chopsticks | Given to Sylvia Plath by Ted Hughes

Homer | The Iliad, trans. Lattimore, with illustrations by Leonard Baskin, 1962, inscribed by Baskin to "Sylvia &Ted"

48. Homer | The Iliad, trans. Lattimore, with illustrations by Leonard Baskin, 1962, inscribed by Baskin to "Sylvia &Ted"