The Field God and In Abraham’s Bosom [Inscribed Copy]
Inscribed and signed by Paul Green and dated in the year of publication, 1927. Paul Green (17 March 1894–04 May 1981), playwright and champion of human rights; winner of the 1927 Pulitzer Prize for Abraham’s Bosom. “He was among the few white southerners who could envision integration. From the 1920s onward, he put time, energy, and money into the job of securing basic human rights for blacks and Native Americans, particularly fair treatment in courts of law and access to jobs and education.” (ANB)
Description: The Field God and In Abraham’s Bosom [Inscribed Copy]
New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1927. First Edition. Inscribed by the author. Cloth spine, foral patterned boards; without dust jacket. Faintly shelf-cocked; light offsetting to inscription leaf. A very good copy.