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Title: Portfolio III [With: 20 Tanks from Kasseldown]
Author: Crosby, Caresse, editor
Description: With all 31 broadsides for Portfolio III by Black Sun Press, numbered one to twenty-eight, twenty-nine ["Book Reviews" by Selden Rodman] unnumbered (as issued), plus "Cover Leaf" and "Foreleaf." Also includes the Portfolio II supplement. Broadsides in various sizes all loose in the original 17x12¼" yellow paper covers (front lettered in red). First Edition, one of about 1000 copies.Includes Bukowski's first separately published work. His first book was not published until 1960, nearly fifteen years later. Edited by Caresse Crosby. Other broadside authors include: Henry Miller, Kay Boyle, Jean Genet, Harry Crosby, Hans Richter, etc. Many with illustrations, some are folding and/or two or more pages. Krumhansl 1; Fogel 1.
Heading: (Bukowski, Charles)Place Published: [Washington DC]
Publisher: Black Sun Press
Date Published: Spring 1946


Some wear along edges of folder; offsetting to several broadsides; overall very good.

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4019: Charles Bukowski in Black Sun Portfolio III

Estimate $300 - $500Oct 9, 2008
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San Francisco, CA 94109
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