Red. Charles BUKOWSKI.


Hollywood: Burn Again Press, 1989.

Item #SKB-16897

(The imprint is fictitious, actually published by John Martin at Black Sparrow Press.) Hardbound in cloth-covered boards. First edition. Prints a single poem about Buk's friend and favorite bookseller, Red Stodolsky. Limited to 50 numbered copies signed by Bukowski. Laid in is a TLS from John Martin presenting this book to a friend remarking that: "I'm sending you the enclosed Bukowski items unasked, as you'll not get a chance to buy them otherwise. Bukowski was behind the edition of Red..." TOGETHER WITH Red's informal, self-published edition of this poem that consists of two stapled photocopied sheets that reproduce Bukowski's original typescript of the poem that he inscribed to Red. Limited to 50 numbered copies signed and dated by Red. The book is fine save for a minute bump to base of spine---Red's production is slightly toned around the edges and folded in half, very good. The pair:.

Price: $850.00

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