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The Resource Betting on the muse : poems & stories, Charles Bukowski

Betting on the muse : poems & stories, Charles Bukowski

Label
Betting on the muse : poems & stories
Title
Betting on the muse
Title remainder
poems & stories
Statement of responsibility
Charles Bukowski
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.U4
LC item number
B4 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Betting on the muse : poems & stories, Charles Bukowski
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9781574230024.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published in paper wrappers; there are 1,000 cloth trade copies; & 226 copies handbound in boards by Earle Gray are signed by Charles Bukowski"--Colophon
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Splash -- The women -- The monkey -- Whistler -- The pleasures of the damned -- Those marvelous lunches -- Panties -- The dead flowers of myself -- Me against the world -- The snails -- Again -- The World War One movies -- To hell and back in a buggy carriage -- Stages -- Escape -- Woman on the street -- Confession of a Coward -- The secret -- Somebody else -- A View from the Quarter, March 12th, 1965 -- Drink -- Black and white -- And all the snow melted -- An empire of coins -- A Nickel -- Nature poem -- Warning -- Answer to a note on the dresser -- You don't know -- Let not -- The death of a roach -- The unwritten -- Right now -- The sheep -- Piss -- Last fight -- Defining the magic -- Writing -- Views -- The strong man -- The terror -- The kiss-off -- Betting on the muse -- The Unaccommodating Universe -- Met a man on the street -- Hell is now -- The kid -- "To Serve and Protect" -- Bad day -- The dick -- Fall of the Roman Empire -- People -- Ransom -- It's difficult for them -- Think of it -- Chicken giblets -- The lover -- No win -- The Star -- An evaluation -- Neon -- They think this is the way it's done -- The pile-up -- 12 minutes to post -- As the poems go -- The telephone -- Hideaway -- This dirty, valiant game -- Stay out of my slippers, you fool -- The voice -- The bard of San Francisco -- On biographies -- A real break -- Avoiding humanity -- What Happened to the Loving, Laughing Girl in the Gingham Dress? -- The luck of the word -- Bad form
  • Last call -- The shape of the Star -- Upon reading a critical review -- Paris, what? -- A social call -- The girls we followed home -- Slow starter -- Barstool -- Look back, look up -- Paris -- The good soul -- Lousy mail -- The Suicide -- Confession of a genius -- Traffic report -- Hands -- Final score -- The misanthrope -- Putting it to bed -- The trash can -- Block -- Storm -- The similarity -- My Madness -- Pastoral -- Finis -- That rare good moment -- Doesn't seem like much -- Strange luck -- Until it hurts -- Death in the Afternoon -- The gods -- Floss, brush and flush -- A great show -- Epilogue -- Fante -- It got away -- The luck of the draw -- Let it enfold you -- The 13th month -- Finis, II -- The observer -- August, 1993 -- This night -- Betting on now -- Decline -- In the mouth of the tiger -- The laughing heart -- A challenge to the dark -- So now?
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
402 pages
Isbn
9781574230024
Lccn
96014678
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. has: copy 1: paper wrappers; copy 2: quarter gray cloth and paper over boards; copy 3: quarter red cloth and paper over boards, no. 141.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)34474818
  • ucoclc34474818
Label
Betting on the muse : poems & stories, Charles Bukowski
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9781574230024.pdf
Publication
Note
"Published in paper wrappers; there are 1,000 cloth trade copies; & 226 copies handbound in boards by Earle Gray are signed by Charles Bukowski"--Colophon
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Splash -- The women -- The monkey -- Whistler -- The pleasures of the damned -- Those marvelous lunches -- Panties -- The dead flowers of myself -- Me against the world -- The snails -- Again -- The World War One movies -- To hell and back in a buggy carriage -- Stages -- Escape -- Woman on the street -- Confession of a Coward -- The secret -- Somebody else -- A View from the Quarter, March 12th, 1965 -- Drink -- Black and white -- And all the snow melted -- An empire of coins -- A Nickel -- Nature poem -- Warning -- Answer to a note on the dresser -- You don't know -- Let not -- The death of a roach -- The unwritten -- Right now -- The sheep -- Piss -- Last fight -- Defining the magic -- Writing -- Views -- The strong man -- The terror -- The kiss-off -- Betting on the muse -- The Unaccommodating Universe -- Met a man on the street -- Hell is now -- The kid -- "To Serve and Protect" -- Bad day -- The dick -- Fall of the Roman Empire -- People -- Ransom -- It's difficult for them -- Think of it -- Chicken giblets -- The lover -- No win -- The Star -- An evaluation -- Neon -- They think this is the way it's done -- The pile-up -- 12 minutes to post -- As the poems go -- The telephone -- Hideaway -- This dirty, valiant game -- Stay out of my slippers, you fool -- The voice -- The bard of San Francisco -- On biographies -- A real break -- Avoiding humanity -- What Happened to the Loving, Laughing Girl in the Gingham Dress? -- The luck of the word -- Bad form
  • Last call -- The shape of the Star -- Upon reading a critical review -- Paris, what? -- A social call -- The girls we followed home -- Slow starter -- Barstool -- Look back, look up -- Paris -- The good soul -- Lousy mail -- The Suicide -- Confession of a genius -- Traffic report -- Hands -- Final score -- The misanthrope -- Putting it to bed -- The trash can -- Block -- Storm -- The similarity -- My Madness -- Pastoral -- Finis -- That rare good moment -- Doesn't seem like much -- Strange luck -- Until it hurts -- Death in the Afternoon -- The gods -- Floss, brush and flush -- A great show -- Epilogue -- Fante -- It got away -- The luck of the draw -- Let it enfold you -- The 13th month -- Finis, II -- The observer -- August, 1993 -- This night -- Betting on now -- Decline -- In the mouth of the tiger -- The laughing heart -- A challenge to the dark -- So now?
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
402 pages
Isbn
9781574230024
Lccn
96014678
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. has: copy 1: paper wrappers; copy 2: quarter gray cloth and paper over boards; copy 3: quarter red cloth and paper over boards, no. 141.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)34474818
  • ucoclc34474818

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