Item #6737 THE WILLIE - NOS.1-2 (COMPLETE RUN). William Hageman, Charles Bukowski, d. a. levy, Steve Richmond, contributors.


San Francisco: Manic Press, 1967-1968. First Editions. Complete run of this short-lived Bay Area mimeo magazine. Contents include the first appearance of three poems by Charles Bukowski ("The Kiss-Off," "One Hundred and Ninetyseven Degrees," and "Bogart in the World of the Dead"), with contributions by Kent Taylor, d.a. levy, Marcus Grapes, Douglas Blazek, T.L. Kryss, Steve Richmond, William Wantling, Harold Norse, Brown Miller, D.R. Wagner, and others. Dorbin C380-381, 402; Clay & Phillips, p.303. Item #6737

Two quarto issues (28cm); variously-colored mimeographed sheets, side-stapled into pictorial card covers; [62]; [74]pp. Light wear and subtle toning to extremities, with a few faint foxed spots, and a few tiny stains to right edges of a few terminal leaves in No.1; Near Fine.

Price: $125.00