Santa Rosa: Black Sparrow Press, 1988. First Edition. Collection of poems which Bukowski considered the best of his early work, gathered chiefly from chapbooks and little magazines. Krumhansl 108b. Item #4820
Trade Issue, one of 600 copies. Octavo (23.75cm); photo-illustrated paper-covered boards and red cloth backstrip, with title label mounted to spine; publisher's original acetate dustjacket; 256,pp. Trivial wear to upper and lower board edges, gentle sunning to extremities, else Near Fine in a Very Good+ dustjacket, a bit cloudy, with some creasing along the spine panel.