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By Margot Peters

From acclaimed author Margot Peters comes the 1st, thoroughly approved biography of novelist, poet, and feminist may possibly Sarton. Granted unparalleled entry to private papers and diaries, Peters supplies us a compelling examine the lady who inspired a legion of readers with wealthy and intimate writings, and divulges the attention-grabbing existence that Sarton herself stored hidden.

Beginning with a tender Sarton mostly neglected through her mom and dad, Peters lines the compulsive quest for popularity and creative notion that may signify so much of Sarton's existence. We witness her at nineteen as she chooses a existence within the theater, simply to find later her genuine ardour: writing. As her literary occupation takes form, we watch her own struggles for attractiveness, her severe relationships with such realized pals as Muriel Rukeyser and Louise Bogan, and her mystery turmoil over her sexuality. yet finally, we see Sarton start to create in her works a dead ringer for a powerful, self sustaining girl who lived peacefully with solitude--an photo that regularly contradicted the truth of her existence.

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