Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press, 1982. First Edition. One of the most elaborately-produced volumes by Black Sparrow Press, dealing with one of the author's great loves - the racetrack. Krumhansl 76. Item #3727
One of 125 numbered copies signed by the author and photographer, this being copy no.121. Folio (36.5cm); printed paper-covered boards, with photographic portrait of Bukowski mounted to front cover; publisher's orginal acetate dustjacket; 49,pp; illustrated with 20 color photographs by Montfort hand-mounted throughout the text. Fine in a lightly rubbed, Near Fine dustjacket. Offered together with the original 4pp prospectus for the book, with an original photograph of Bukowski mounted to front wrapper; one of 26 lettered copies signed by the author, this being copy 'L'. A Fine copy.