Bensenville, IL: Mimeo Press, 1965. First Edition. This "long short story" marks an important debut, as it introduced readers to Bukowski's alter-ego and recurring character Henry Chinaski. An uncommonly well-preserved copy of this early title. Krumhansl 17; Dorbin A8. Item #4427
First Printing, limited to no more than 500 copies. Slim octavo (21.5cm); variously-colored mimeographed sheets, stapled into pink and black illustrated card wrappers; pp. Faint crease to upper right corner of front wrapper, else very Near Fine, with the pale pink wrappers unfaded and without the usual soil.