IT CATCHES MY HEART IN ITS HANDS: NEW & SELECTED POEMS 1955-1963

IT CATCHES MY HEART IN ITS HANDS: NEW & SELECTED POEMS 1955-1963

Bukowski, Charles

One of 777 copies. Small quarto (25.5cm); multi-colored letterpressed sheets, gathered, stapled, and bound into thick white card covers, with titling and decorations stamped in purple on front cover; simulated parchment wrapper and wrap-around dustjacket, with partial photo of the author printed on right flap - this copy a variant we have not previously seen or handled - with the front cover title and skeleton design letterpress printed on cork with turquoise inlay, first in red, then over-printed in black; 102, [2]pp; illus. Evidently an early copy off the press, signed by Bukowski in silver ink on the front endpaper,...

$1,600.00

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