Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press, 1978. First Edition. Octavo. Item #022658
Limited to only 75 copies. The present copy is number 42 signed by the author and with a hand-colored cover illustration by Bukowski in red and black ink depicting Lilly at home laying down with her breast exposed while presumably touching herself (unaware of what had taken place between Theodore and Margie), signed again by the author. Illustrated by the author. Hand bound in 1/4 purple and red floral designed cloth over yellow paper covered boards, lettered in outline in red and purple, central line drawing within brown frame, red endpapers, deckled fore-edges, yellow paper spine label lettered in black, in yellow dust jacket lettered in outline of purple and red with brown separating rule. A fine copy. [Krumhansl 61b].