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Betting on the Muse: Poems and Stories (paperback edition)
Betting on the Muse is a combination of hilarious poetry and stories. Charles Bukowski writes about the real life of a working man and all that comes with it. 402 pages...
War All the Time: Poems 1981-1984 (paperback edition)
War All the Time is a selection of poetry from the early 1980s. Charles Bukowski shows that he is still as pure as ever but he has evolved into a...
Watchfiends & Pack Screams
Among Antonin Artaud's most brilliant works are the scatological glossolalia composed in the final three years of his life (1945-1948), during and after his incarceration in an asylum at Rodez....
The Complete Stories of Leonora Carrington (paperback edition)
Fiction. Surrealist writer and painter Leonora Carrington (1917-2011) was a master of the macabre, of gorgeous tableaus, biting satire, roguish comedy, and brilliant, effortless flights of the imagination. Nowhere are...
The Broom of the System (paperback edition)
The Broom of the System. The "dazzling, exhilarating" (San Francisco Chronicle) debut novel from one of the most groundbreaking writers of his generation, David Foster Wallace. The Broom of the System...
Against Nature (paperback edition)
Infamous as the inspiration for the novel which slowly corrupts Oscar Wilde's Dorian Gray, Joris-Karl Huysmans' Against Nature (A Rebours) is translated by Robert Baldick with an introduction by Patrick...
Uzumaki (hardback edition)
Kurozu-cho, a small fogbound town on the coast of Japan, is cursed. According to Shuichi Saito, the withdrawn boyfriend of teenager Kirie Goshima, their town is haunted not by a...
Paperbacks from Hell (paperback edition)
SEE the amazing vintage book covers featuring well-dressed skeletons, evil dolls, knife-wielding killer crabs! READ the shocking plots involving devil worship, satanic children, and haunted real estate! LEARN the stories...
Temple of Lily (paperback edition)
"Around twilight I stalk the Dreamland taxi dance palace, torching the cracked keys of a Steinway 88's, trying in vain to raise your scarlet veil, Lily, with our tune "The...
My Shadow Bride (paperback edition)
A phantasmagorical tale of a Los Angeles crooner racketeer Jimmy Vargas and his affair with a Sorceress from the San Francisco Mission Liliana Scarlatta, who is the avatar of Hollywood...
What About This (hardback edition)
About this Frank Stanford collection. "What About This... introduces to a broader audience an important and original American poet -- sensitive, death-haunted, surreal, carnal, dirt-flecked and deeply Southern -- whose...
To Smile in Autumn: A Memoir (paperback edition)
Gordon Parks was born with, he says, "a stubborn need to be somebody." Though Parks is remembered most notably as a photographer and filmmaker, on his enthralling climb to fame...
A Choice of Weapons (paperback edition)
Gordon Parks (1912-2006) the groundbreaking photographer, writer, composer, activist, and filmmaker was only sixteen in 1928 when he moved from Kansas to St. Paul, Minnesota, after his mother's death. There,...
Renegade: The Lives and Tales of Mark E. Smith (paperback edition)
The only way to appreciate the legendary Mark E Smith is to encounter the man in his own words. The Fall are one of the most distinctive British bands ever,...
Collection of Sand (paperback edition)
Italo Calvino in Collection of Sand claimed that 'the brain begins in the eye'. The essays collected here display his fascination with the visual universe, in which the things we...
Twin Peaks: The Final Dossier (hardback)
The crucial sequel to the New York Times bestselling The Secret History of Twin Peaks, this novel bridges the twenty-five year gap, and takes you deeper into the mysteries raised...
The Whiz Mob and the Grenadine Kid (hardback edition)
The whiz mob are independent and incredibly skilled and make their own way in the world-they are everything Charlie yearns to be. But what at first seemed like a (relatively)...
Journey by Moonlight (paperback edition)
Travelling to Italy on their honeymoon, Erszi and Mihaly are ready to take in all the beauties and pleasures of the country. But when they reach Venice, it is clear...
The John Fante Reader (paperback edition)
It's not every day that a writer, almost unheard of in his lifetime, emerges twenty years after his death as a voice of his generation. But then again, there aren't...
Notes of A Native Son (paperback edition)
In an age of Black Lives Matter, James Baldwin's essays on life in Harlem, the protest novel, movies, and African Americans abroad are as powerful today as when they were...