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    Charles Bukowski. Scarlet. Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press, 1976. First edition, handbound issue with an original drawing on the front board, limited to forty copies, of which this is number five, and signed by the author. Large octavo (10.5 x 7 inches; 265 x 173 mm.). [20] pages. Publisher's handmade blue cloth backstrip over beige printed boards, watercolor (4.5 x 7 inches; 114 x 177 mm) affixed to front board, printed paper label on spine. Red endleaves. Acetate dust jacket. Mild rubbing to binding. Acetate jacket with some mild edgewear, a few short tears or chips; some light thumbsoiling to jacket; one neat cut in jacket on front panel near spine (about 1.5 inches, 38 mm. long). Near fine.


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    March, 2018
    7th Wednesday
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