San Francisco: City Lights Books, 1976. Volume collecting a large portion of Bukowski's "Notes of a Dirty Old Man" column which he wrote for Open City between May, 1967 and February, 1969. The column and subsequent publication of the book made Bukowski more famous than nearly anything else he did throughout his career. A distinctive copy, signed by four individuals with deep, personal connections to the author. Krumhansl 29b. Item #2639
Third Printing. Octavo (20.25cm); photo-illustrated wrappers; 255,pp. Signed on the title page by Neeli Cherkovski, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Linda King, and A.D. Winans. Light wear to wrappers, mild sunning and vertical crease along front joint, with small, faint stain to lower right corner of textblock; Very Good+.