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    Charles Bukowski. The Day It Snowed in L.A.: The Adventures of Clarence Hiram Sweetmeat.. Sutton West & Santa Barbara: The Paget Press, 1986. First and limited edition, number 8 of 11 copies, signed by Bukowski and containing his hand-drawn illustration from the book Octavo (8.5 x 5.5 inches; 216 x 138 mm). 11 leaves of text. This copy contains an 8.5 x 11 inches original black felt ink sketch by Bukowski of page 7, which is folded and tucked into the special pink wrapper, made to hold the illustration, attached to the inside front endpaper of the book. Bukowski's signed sketch appears on the page facing the limited-edition page. Bound in decorative quarter blue cloth with white paper covers, with title and author's name printed in pink, yellow, green, and blue, and housed in a glassine wrapper; very minor edgewear. Near fine condition.

    A rare and unique edition of Bukowski's subversive R-rated adult comic book.


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