Maxine Kumin

Up Country

originally published:
New York : Harper & Row

We offered this copy of the first edition in 2002.


  • Pulitzer Prize for Poetry(1973)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 6/6/1925
born as: Maxine Winokur Kumin

Pulitzer Price-winning poet, novelist, and children's author. Kumin's novels were praised in literary circles, but she was best known for her poetry, written primarily in traditional forms, on loss, fragility, family, and the cycles of life and nature. Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature