Augsburg: Maroverlag, 1990. First Edition. Small collection of pieces culled from Bukowski's 'Notes of a Dirty Old Man' column in the pages of Open City, translated into German by Carl Weissner and illustrated by Rotraut Susanne Berner, with a portrait of Bukowski by Jörg Fauser. Of the 2 mock-ups, one was given to Bukowski and the other (this copy) to photographer Michael Montfort. A scarce publication with no English language equivalent; OCLC notes just 8 copies in member institutions, only 2 of these in the US (U.Delaware, Huntington Library). Item #1773
One of 2 copies of a pre-publication mock-up for this title, marked "2/2" on the half-title page and signed by Bukowski next to a drawing of a smoking man next to a bottle. Small octavo; full black cloth, with glossy, illustrated title label applied to front cover; 61pp, ; with 18 color lithograph illustrations; text is in German. A Fine copy.