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Bukowski, Charles

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Factotum by Charles Bukowski( Book )
130 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 20 languages and held by 1,169 libraries worldwide
Synopsis: 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 listlessly from one odd job to another, always needing money but never badly enough to keep a job. His day-to-day existence spirals into an endless litany of pathetic whores, sordid rooms, dreary embraces, and drunken brawls, as he makes his bitter, brilliant way from one drink to the next. Charles Bukowski's posthumous legend continues to grow. Factotum is a masterfully vivid evocation of slow-paced, low-life urbanity and alcoholism, and an excellent introduction to the fictional world of Charles Bukowski
Hollywood : a novel by Charles Bukowski( Book )
94 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 21 languages and held by 1,013 libraries worldwide
Hank and his wife, Sarah, agree to write a screenplay, and encounter the strange world of the movie industry
The pleasures of the damned : poems, 1951-1993 by Charles Bukowski( Book )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 943 libraries worldwide
To his legions of fans, Charles Bukowski was- - and remains- - a counterculture icon. A hard- drinking wild man of literature, a stubborn outsider to the poetry world, he struck a chord with generations of readers, writing raw, tough poetry about booze, work, and women, that spoke to his fans as "real" and, like the work of the Beats, even dangerous
Post office : a novel by Charles Bukowski( Book )
87 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in 18 languages and held by 882 libraries worldwide
By middle age, Henry Chinaski has lost more than twelve years of his life to the U.S. Postal Service. In a world where his three true, bitter pleasures are women, booze, and racetrack betting, he somehow drags his hangover out of bed every morning to lug waterlogged mailbags up mud-soaked mountains, outsmart vicious guard dogs, and pray to survive the day-to-day trials of sadistic bosses and certifiable co-workers
Women by Charles Bukowski( Book )
86 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 838 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of an ugly old man who has gone unloved for too long, but a change comes over him as he begins more and more relationships with women
The best of the best American poetry ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 797 libraries worldwide
100 poems selected by Robert Pinsky that represent each volume in The best American poetry series
Come on in! : new poems by Charles Bukowski( Book )
20 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 783 libraries worldwide
Presents 123 previously unpublished poems from one of America's most influential and important poets
Ham on rye : a novel by Charles Bukowski( Book )
75 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 15 languages and held by 772 libraries worldwide
Autobiografische roman over het leven van Duitse immigranten in de V.S
Slouching toward Nirvana : new poems by Charles Bukowski( Book )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 763 libraries worldwide
"Charles Bukowski is one of America's best-known contemporary writers of poetry and prose, and, many would claim, its most influential and imitated poet. He was born in Andernach, Germany, to an American soldier father and a German mother in 1920, and brought to the United States at the age of three. He was raised in Los Angeles and lived there for fifty years. He published his first story in 1944 when he was twenty-four and began writing poetry at the age of thirty-five. He died in San Pedro, California, on March 9, 1994, at the age of seventy-three, shortly after completing his last novel, Pulp (1994)."--Jacket
Love is a dog from hell : poems, 1974-1977 by Charles Bukowski( Book )
40 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 734 libraries worldwide
Poems rising from and returning to Bukowski's personal experiences reflect people, objects, places, and events of the external world, and reflects on them, on their way out and back
Sifting through the madness for the word, the line, the way : new poems by Charles Bukowski( Book )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 718 libraries worldwide
Ecco releases a new book of unpublished poems from the late Charles Bukowski, one of America's best-known contemporary writers and its most influential andimitated poet
You get so alone at times that it just makes sense by Charles Bukowski( Book )
36 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 666 libraries worldwide
Charles Bukowski examines cats and his childhood in You Get So Alone at Times, a book of poetry that reveals his tender side. He delves into his youth to analyze its repercussions
Septuagenarian stew : stories & poems by Charles Bukowski( Book )
78 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 642 libraries worldwide
Bundel verhalen en gedichten over de zelfkant van het leven, waar gegokt, gezopen, verkracht en gemoord wordt
The people look like flowers at last : new poems by Charles Bukowski( Book )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 639 libraries worldwide
Synopsis: the gas line is leaking, the bird is gone from the cage, the skyline is dotted with vultures; Benny finally got off the stuff and Betty now has a job as a waitress; and the chimney sweep was quite delicate as he giggled up through the soot. I walked miles through the city and recognized nothing as a giant claw ate at my stomach while the inside of my head felt airy as if I was about to go mad. it's not so much that nothing means anything but more than it keeps meaning nothing, there's no release, just gurus and self-appointed gods and hucksters. the more people say, the less there is to say. even the best books are dry sawdust.-from "fingernails; nostrils; shoelaces."
The flash of lightning behind the mountain : new poems by Charles Bukowski( Book )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Polish and held by 629 libraries worldwide
Presents 143 new poems from one of America's greatest modern writers and most influential poets
The last night of the earth poems by Charles Bukowski( Book )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and Turkish and held by 605 libraries worldwide
This is a collection of poems that deal with writing, death and immortality, literature, city life, illness, war, and the past
Hot water music by Charles Bukowski( Book )
79 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 585 libraries worldwide
A collection of short stories by Charles Bukowski, published in 1983. The collection deals largely with: drinking, women, gambling, and writing. It is an important collection that establishes Bukowski's minimalist style and his thematic oeuvre
Bone palace ballet : new poems by Charles Bukowski( Book )
18 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 581 libraries worldwide
This is a collection of 175 previously unpublished works by Bukowski. It contains yarns about his childhood in the Depression and his early literary passions, his apprentice days as a hard-drinking, starving poetic aspirant, and his later years when he looks back at fate with defiance
Mockingbird wish me luck by Charles Bukowski( Book )
45 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 574 libraries worldwide
An American poet reflects on the alienation, frustration, and resentment of men trapped by societal dictates and conventions
What matters most is how well you walk through the fire by Charles Bukowski( Book )
31 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 559 libraries worldwide
Charles Bukowski's gamble in art was as prolific as it was audacious. The second in Black Sparrow's series of posthumous volumes of Bukowski's poetry takes us deeper into the raw, wild vein that extends from the early 1970s to the 1990s. As in Bone Palace Ballet (1997), Buk here observes the world with an "unadorned self-awareness" (Publishers Weekly) that makes each poem "a little nugget of roughneck-intellectual autobiography or attitude" (Booklist). The courage, candor, humor and human understanding of Bukowski's poetry commingle to create a kind of intuitive contact and gut wisdom not found in Western verse since Francois Villon
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Alternative Names
Bubowski, Charles 1920-1994
BUK 1920-1994
Bukovski, Čarle 1920-1994
Bukovski, Čarls
Bukovski, Čarls 1920-1994
Bukovski , Carl'z
Bukovski, Čarlz 1920-1994
Bukovski, Charlʹz
Bukovski, Charlʹz 1920-1994
Bukovskis, Čārlzs 1920-1994
Bukowski, Ch. 1920-1994
Bukowski, Charles
Bukowski, Charles, 1920-1994
Bukowski, Heinrich Karl 1920-1994
Bukowski, Henry Charles
Bukowski, Henry Charles 1920-1994
Bukowski-Weissner, ... 1920-1994
Çarlz Bukovski
Čārlzs Bukovskis amerikāņu dzejnieks un rakstnieks
Carolus Bukowski
Charles Bukowski American writer
Charles Bukowski amerykański poeta i powieściopisarz
Charles Bukowski Duits acteur
Charles Bukowski écrivain américain
Charles Bukowski escritor y poeta estadounidense
Charles Bukowski poeta e scrittore statunitense
Charles Bukowski US-amerikanischer Dichter und Schriftsteller
Chinaski, Henry.
Τσαρλς Μπουκόφσκι
Буковсkи, Чарльз
Буковски Ч. 1920-1994
Буковски, Чарльз
Буковски, Чарльз 1920-1994
Буковский, Чарльз
Чарлз Буковски
Чарлз Буковскі
Чарлс Буковски
Чарльз Буковски
Чарльз Букоўскі
Չարլզ Բուկովսկի
בוקובסקי, צ׳רלס
בוקובסקי, צ׳רלס. הורוביץ, אדם. בן כנען, איתמר
בוקובסקי, צ׳רלס. וייס, הדס
בוקובסקי, צ׳רלס. לבנת, מאירה
בוקובסקי, צ'רלס
צ'ארלס בוקובסקי
بوکفسکي، چارلز
تشارلز بوكوفسكي
چارلز بوکوسکی
چارلز بوکوفسکی
چارڵز بوکۆڤسکی
ਚਾਰਲਸ ਬੂਕੋਵਸਕੀ
ชาร์ลส์ บูเคาว์สกี
ჩარლზ ბუკოვსკი
부카우스키, 찰스 1920-1994
부코스키, 찰스 1920-1994
부코우스키, 찰스 1920-1994
부코프스키, 찰스 1920-1994
찰스 부코스키
ブコウスキー, チャールズ
English (585)
German (98)
Spanish (91)
Italian (50)
French (42)
Polish (38)
Turkish (23)
Swedish (18)
Dutch (16)
Serbian (14)
Czech (11)
Danish (9)
Japanese (9)
Portuguese (8)
Russian (7)
Basque (7)
Romanian (6)
Croatian (4)
Finnish (4)
Multiple languages (3)
Galician (2)
Catalan (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
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Korean (1)
Hungarian (1)
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