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Bukowski / Purdy Letters signed w/orig pastel 1/26  

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The Bukowski / Purdy Letters: 1964-1974, A Decade of Dialogue

Bukowski, Charles & Al Purdy

Sutton West & Santa Barbara

The Paget Press



Edited by Seamus Cooney. Illustrated with an original pastel drawing by Bukowski tipped in on blank leaf before half-title with laid-in tissue guard. 22.8x14.4 cm (9x5¾"), silver foil coated cloth-backed decorative boards, cover titled in silver, paper spine label, acetate cover. Copy “V” of 26 lettered copies designed by Eildon Graphica, hand-bound by Earle Gray. First Edition.

Signed by Bukowski and Purdy in black & red ink on blank leaf following title leaf. Includes an original holograph poem by Purdy in airmail envelope on front pastedown (Krumhansl 81.d).

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Touches of wear to acetate dust jacket; else fine.

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