THE FLASH OF PASADENA - ISSUE #4 (MAY 12, 1967). David Laidig, Charles Bukowski, contributor.

THE FLASH OF PASADENA - ISSUE #4 (MAY 12, 1967)

Pasadena: David Laidig Publishing Company, 1967. First Edition. Fourth issue of this short-lived Pasadena magazine, with an emphasis on poetry, cartoons, and local happenings. Notable for the inclusion of Charles Bukowski's 'A Rambling Essay on Poetics and the Bleeding Life Written While Drinking A Six-Pack (Tall),' which first appeared in OLÉ 2 (March 1965). A scarce publication; we find no copies in the trade (2017), with OCLC showing just 10 institutional holdings for any issues. Dorbin D29. Item #1653

Quarto (27.5cm); photo-illustrated wrappers; 23pp; illus. A 3mm tear at base of spine, else a fresh, Fine copy.

Price: $250.00

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