The Pleasures of the Damned: Selected Poems 1951-1993 (Paperback)Charles Bukowski (author)
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Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd
Number of pages: 528
Weight: 680 g
Dimensions: 234 x 153 x 37 mm
Likely to stand as the definitive volume of Bukowski's poems. It is well edited by John Martin, the publisher of the estimable Black Sparrow Press, who was Bukowski's editor for most of his working life. * * New York Times Book Review * *
The best poet in America. -- JEAN GENET
A laureate of American low life. * * Time * *
Bukowski wrote poetry as minimal as a bullet. He could be funny and heartbreaking in the same sentence. -- Colin Waters * * Sunday Herald * *
This bulbous collection contains a frankly astonishing amount of poems - it's a paperback of such great dimensions that it could be wood-pannelled and used as a small bar. * * Dazed and Confused * *
Extraordinary: unsentimental, vigorous and profound. * * Good Book Guide * *
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