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Five volumes by Bukowski and a bibliography  

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Five volumes by Bukowski and a bibliography

Bukowski, Charles

Santa Rosa

Black Sparrow Press

Various dates


Six volumes. Cloth-backed pictorial boards, paper spine strips, all but one with acetate jackets. First Editions. 

Five Bukowski first editions and the essential bibliography from Black Sparrow Press.


  • The Movie Barfly. Foxing to top edge, rubbing to bottom of boards; near fine. 1987.
  • The Last Night of the Earth Poems. Foxing to top edge, rubbing to bottom of boards; near fine. 1992.
  • Screams from the Balcony: Selected Letters, 1960-1970. Lacking acetate jacket; else fine or nearly so. 1993.
  • Living on Luck: Selected Letters 1960s-1970s, Volume 2.  Foxing to top edge; near fine. 1995.
  • The Night Torn Mad with Footsteps: New Poems. No. 214 of 500 numbered copies. With original color silkscreen by Bukowski tipped in at front. Fine. 2001.
  • Krumhansl, Aaron. A Descriptive Bibliography of the Primary Publications of Charles Bukowski.  Crime & Punishment broadside laid in, as issued.  No. 308 of 350 numbered copies. A bit of spotting to top edge; else fine. 1999.

Lot Amendments

Some titles with foxing to top edges; all volumes near fine or better.

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