Collection : Bukowski, Charles, City Lights Publishers
Absence of the Hero
Uncollected Stories and Essays, Vol. 2: 1946-1992
Everyone's favorite Dirty Old Man returns with more boozy tales of extraordinary madness
Barfly: The Movie
The original screenplay for the Barbet Schroeder film. Fist-fighting, alcohol binges, psychosis, and a bit of the ol' ill-fated romance. Great pics of Bukowski and the cast.
Beerspit Night and Cursing
The Correspondence of Charles Bukowski & Sheri Martinelli 1960-1967
From Black Sparrow Press. Unmasks the tough, street-smart persona of Charles Bukowski—America's "Ultimate Outsider"
One of Charles Bukowski's best, this beer-soaked, deliciously degenerate novel follows the wanderings of aspiring writer Henry Chinaski across World War II-era America. Deferred from military service, Chinaski travels from city to city, moving...
A Rabelaisian romp into the film industry cul-de-sac; satirically on the money.
Hot Water Music
Short stories about bad jobs, bad love affairs, and bad living conditions. The ever-present stench of booze does not leave the pages.
Mockingbird Wish Me Luck
The cultural ambassador of the flophouse hits hard to the body with poems about this lousy thing called life.
More Notes of a Dirty Old Man
The Uncollected Columns
Sequel to his most famous book, "More Notes of a Dirty Old Man" features rare Bukowski columns unseen in decades.