A bell jar is a glass jar, similar in shape to a bell, and can be manufactured from a variety of materials (ranging from glass to different types of metals). Bell jars are often used in laboratories to form and contain a vacuum; they may also serve as display cases or transparent dust covers.
Besides, is the bell jar a biography?
First edition cover, published under Sylvia Plath's pseudonym, "Victoria Lucas." The Bell Jar is the only novel written by the American writer and poet Sylvia Plath. Originally published under the pseudonym "Victoria Lucas" in 1963, the novel is semi-autobiographical, with the names of places and people changed.
How long does it take to read The Bell Jar?
The average reader, reading at a speed of 300 WPM, would take approximately 4 hours and 4 minutes to read The Bell Jar (Modern Classics)
How old is Esther The Bell Jar?
The Bell Jar is the story of 19-year-old Esther Greenwood, the breakdown she experiences, and the beginnings of her recovery. The year is 1953 and Esther Greenwood, having finished college for the academic year, has won a one-month paid internship at Ladies Day magazine in New York City.