Notes of a Dirty Old Man

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Virgin, 2008 - 200 стор.
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"Beginning in 1967, Bukowski wrote the column "Notes of A Dirty Old Man" for the underground newspaper Open City. Perennially drunk, broke and in search of a woman, Bukowski takes on the guise of a wise fool as he ventures through America's seedy lowlife. Peopled by Kerouac, Burroughs and other much less salubrious characters, his exploits provoke humour and despair, whilst highlighting the inherent beauty and futility of life."

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LibraryThing Review

Рецензія користувача  - Stahl-Ricco - LibraryThing

Well, really, the title says it all! That, and this quote from Time on the front cover 'A laureate of American low life'. Yup, that's it! Not every column in here is gold, but enough are that I really ... Читати огляд повністю

LibraryThing Review

Рецензія користувача  - Salmondaze - LibraryThing

The stories often run shorter than the usual short stories, reminiscences abound, and Bukowski even goes on rambling rants. To say there's no other Bukowski book like this is about half true ... Читати огляд повністю

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Про автора (2008)

Born in 1920, Charles Bukowski became one of America's best-known writers. During his lifetime he published more than forty-five books of poetry and prose including the novels Post Office(1971), Factotum(1975), Women (1979) and Pulp(1994) all available from Virgin Books.

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