The Night Torn Mad with Footsteps: New Poems.
A Fine tight unread copy in a Fine mylar dust jacket. 1/500 numbered copies with an original Bukowski print. Bookseller Inventory # 22947
About this title:
This collection of previously unpublished poems offers the author's take on squabbling neighbours, off-kilter lovers, would-be hangers-on, and the loneliness of a man afflicted with acute powers of observation. The tone is gritty and amusing, spiralling out towards a cock-eyed wisdom.
About the Author:
Charles Bukowsk is one of America's best-known contemporary writers of poetry and prose, and, many would claim, its most influential and imitated poet. He was born in 1920 in Andernach, Germany, to an American soldier father and a German mother, and brought to the United States at the age of three. He was raised in Los Angeles and lived there for fifty years. He published his first story in 1944 when he was twenty-four and began writing poetry at the age of thirty-five. He died in San Pedro, California, on March 9, 1994, at the age of seventy-three, shortly after completing his last novel, Pulp.
Title: The Night Torn Mad with Footsteps: New Poems...
Publisher: Black Sparrow, Santa Rosa
Publication Date: 2001
Edition: The Limited Edition.
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