Lot 238 of 455:
Bukowski, Art, 1 of 50 silk-bound copies Signed  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$660
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Title:
Art
Author:
Bukowski, Charles
Place:
Santa Barbara
Publisher:
Black Sparrow Press
Date:
1977 [but December 1976]
Description:

[15] pp. With hand-calligraphy throughout by Roger Marcus. 2½x2, original green silk hand-bound by Emily Paine, hand-lettered vellum cover label, marbled endpapers, original glassine/tissue jacket. No. 41 of 50 copies. First Edition.

Signed by Bukowski on second blank leaf after the colophon. One of the more rare Bukowski Black Sparrow Press books, especially with the glassine jacket; this issue precedes the 1977 New Year's greeting book, which was produced in softcover (750 copies) and paper over boards (100 copies). Krumhansl 57.a; Fogel 54a.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some edgewear to glassine; else fine.
 
Item number:
310298
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