A Soldier’s Play.

Fuller’s play was awarded the Pultizer Prize for Drama in 1982


Fuller’s play, loosely based on Herman Melville’s Billy Budd, concerns racism and the murder of a Black army officer on a Louisiana military base during World War II. The play was awarded the Pultizer Prize for Drama in 1982. The dust jacket depicts a scene from the play and shows Denzel Washington in the role of Private Peterson.


Description: A Soldier’s Play.

New York: Hill and Wang, (1982). First edition. [8], [1–6], 7–100pp. Sm. 8vo. Green paper-covered boards; pictorial dust jacket. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket.

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Price: $150.00