Lot 97 of 343:
Bukowski Post Office signed 1st w/ pastel drawing  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$6,600
Estimate:
$4,000 - $6,000

Title:
Post Office

Author:
Bukowski, Charles

Place:
Los Angeles

Publisher:
Black Sparrow Press

Date:
1971

Description:
With an original color pastel drawing in bright colors by Charles Bukowski, signed “Buk” (in blue ink) tipped-in facing title, with tissue-guard. (8vo), American flag-patterned cloth-backed decorative light blue boards, paper spine label, publisher’s acetate cover. No. 2 of 50 copies with original artwork by Bukowski, printed by Noel Young, designed by Barbara Martin & hand-bound by Earle Gray. First Edition. Signed by Bukowski in the colophon. Listed in Al Fogel’s Top 20 Bukowski Rarities. Very rare in this condition, without a faded spine, as it had a propensity to fade. Krumhansl 38.c; Morrow & Cooney 99.c; Fogel 37.

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Condition:
Fine.


 
Item number:
217468
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