You Get So Alone At Times That It Just Makes Sense

Santa Rosa: Black Sparrow Press, 1986.

First trade edition

(Item #6058) You Get So Alone At Times That It Just Makes Sense. Charles Bukowski.

You Get So Alone At Times That It Just Makes Sense

Santa Rosa: Black Sparrow Press, 1986. First edition. One of 500 first trade editions. A Fine copy in nearly Fine publisher's acetate. Bound in cream boards with black cloth backstrip and maintaining paper title on spine; purple, grey, and blue title, with dark blue endpapers. Insignificant discoloration to top of closed text block, otherwise a copy that appears unread.

In this poetry collection, hedonistic artist looks unflinchingly at his childhood, among other topics. A great example of a Black Sparrow Press book with a creative cover design. Run by John Martin the avant-garde press was responsible for supporting and publishing Bukowski's work throughout his prolific career.

Krumhansl 100.
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. (Item #6058)

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You Get So Alone At Times That It Just Makes Sense
You Get So Alone At Times That It Just Makes Sense
You Get So Alone At Times That It Just Makes Sense
You Get So Alone At Times That It Just Makes Sense
You Get So Alone At Times That It Just Makes Sense