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Author: Charles Bukowski
Publisher: London : Virgin, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Charles Bukowski's brilliant, fantastical pastiche of a detective story. Packed with wit, invention and Bukowski's trademark lowlife adventures, it is the final novel of one of the most enjoyable and influential cult writers of the last century. Nicky Belane, private detective and career alcoholic, is a troubled man. He is plagued not just by broads, booze, lack of cash and a raging ego, but also by the surreal jobs  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Bukowski
ISBN: 9780753518175 0753518171
OCLC Number: 276648256
Notes: Originally published: Santa Rosa, Calif.: Black Sparrow, 1994; London: Virgin, 2004.
Description: viii, 174 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Charles Bukowski.

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Charles Bukowski's brilliant, fantastical pastiche of a detective story. Not only has been hired to track down French classical author Celine - who's meant to be dead - but he's also supposed to find  Read more...

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"Not since George Orwell has the condition of being down-and-out been so well recorded" * New York Times *

 
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