"The Walt Whitman of Los Angeles."-Joyce Carol Oates "He brought everybody down to earth, even the angels."-Leonard Cohen, songwriter Arguably the most imitated and influential American poet of the previous half-century, Charles Bukowski remains a counter-culture icon more than a decade after his death. The Continual Condition is a collection of never-before-published poems by the inimitable Bukowski-raw, tough, odes to alcohol, women, work, and despair by a rebel author equally adept at poetry and prose. Charles Bukowski lives on in The Continual Condition, a godsend for admirers of his previous collections Slouching Toward Nirvana, The Pleasures of the Damned, and Love is a Dog From Hell, as well as his novels Factotum, Ham on Rye, and Pulp.
- Paperback: 144 pages
- Publisher: Ecco; Reprint edition (20 Oct. 2010)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 006177121X
- ISBN-13: 978-0061771217
- Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 0.9 x 22.9 cm