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Crucifix in a Deathhand, Bukowski  

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Crucifix in a Deathhand

Bukowski, Charles

[New Orleans] / New York

A Loujon Press Award Book / Lyle Stuart Inc.



101 pp. With preliminary leaves of various colors and differing widths. Illustrations by Noel Rockmore. 32x21.5 cm (12¼x8¼"), original pictorial wrappers with folding flaps, pages and covers printed on heavy stock paper, wrap-around title band. One of 3100 copies hand printed on hand-made paper, designed, printed and bound by Louise and Jon Webb. First Edition.

Signed by Charles Bukowski and dated 3-20-65 in orange ink on page facing colophon. Scarce wrap-around band present and in fine condition. Gypsy Lou series #2. Krumhansl 15.

Lot Amendments

Some light wear to wrapper extremities, a solid copy with wrap-around band; very good.

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