Love is a Dog from Hell.
Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press, 1977 [Krumhansl 60c]. First edition. #60 of just 300 numbered copies boldly signed by the author on the colophon page. A classic in the Bukowski canon, the book was published on 15th September, 1977 and has been described as a raw, lyrical, exploration of the exigencies, heartbreaks, and limits of love.
Octavo (8vo), 310 pp. Fine in printed paper-covered boards with light purple corduroy cloth spine and printed label. In original near fine acetate dust jacket. Additional photos available on request.