Item #031611 Crucifix in a Deathhand; New Poems, 1963-1965 (signed by Bukowski in orange with the original wrap around band). Charles Bukowski, Noel Rockmore, John William Corrington.
Crucifix in a Deathhand; New Poems, 1963-1965 (signed by Bukowski in orange with the original wrap around band)
Crucifix in a Deathhand; New Poems, 1963-1965 (signed by Bukowski in orange with the original wrap around band)
Crucifix in a Deathhand; New Poems, 1963-1965 (signed by Bukowski in orange with the original wrap around band)
Crucifix in a Deathhand; New Poems, 1963-1965 (signed by Bukowski in orange with the original wrap around band)

Crucifix in a Deathhand; New Poems, 1963-1965 (signed by Bukowski in orange with the original wrap around band)

New York (1965): Lyle Stuart and Loujon Press. First Edition. Quarto. Item #031611

The beautiful one volume edition. Cover: Night music, 4 etching by Noel Rockmore with tissue guards. Drawing on preceding page is a self-portrait by the author. Jacket inside cover comment on C.B. is from an article by John William Corrington in the Northwest review. Bukowski photo: John Stevens. Rockmore photo: Jack Beech"--Title page verso/ "Thirty-one hundred copies of this first edition of Crucifix in a Deathhand, handset in Bulmer, Roman, American Uncial & others, have been printed, handfed in single-page impressions, on Linweave Spectra paper. As in all copies, Bukowski signed in 1965 on verso of blue page toward end of book in yellow(with color inks in various copies), facing the dedication to Gypsy. A remarkable book of design by the Webbs of their Loujon Press with distribution by Lyle Stuart Publishers A fine copy. [Krumhansl, #15].

Price: $950.00