Thomas and Beulah

By: Dove, Rita

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This copy of "Thomas and Beulah" has been SIGNED by Rita Dove on the title page! This is the scarce hardback issue of her Pulitzer Prize-winning poetry collection. In second state dust jacket with Pulitzer notice on front panel. A beautiful copy. This copy was signed by Rita Dove during her appearance at Princeton's "Black Poetry: A Gala Reading" held on Valentine's Day - February 14, 2019 at the McCarter Theater. Thomas and Beulah" is a book of poems that tells the semi-fictionalized chronological story of Dove's maternal grandparents, the focus being on her grandfather (Thomas, his name in the book as well as in real life) in the first half and her grandmother (named Beulah in the book, although her real name was Georgianna) in the second. It won the 1987 Pulitzer Prize for poetry.

Title: Thomas and Beulah

Author Name: Dove, Rita

Categories: Pulitzer Prize Winner, Poetry, Modern First Editions,

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Publisher: Pittsburgh, PA, Carnegie-Mellon University Press: 1986

ISBN Number: 0887480209

ISBN Number 13: 9780887480201

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8876