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Bukowski, Linda Lee

Overview
Works: 165 works in 323 publications in 22 languages and 790 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Poetry  Fictional autobiographies  Biography  Interviews  Documentary films  Biographical films  Portraits  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Interviewee
Classifications: PS3552.U4, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Linda Lee Bukowski
Bukowski : born into this by John Dullaghan( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles "Hank" Bukowski, Los Angeles-based poet, novelist and counterculture icon, succumbed to leukemia at age 73, on March 9, 1994. Written off by critics as a drunken blowhard, his work was a slashing rebuke to polite academic formalism, cutting through the labyrinthine indulgent difficulty of much modern verse; his poems are poems anyone can understand. The self-proclaimed "dirty old man" profiled by this film, was possibly a misunderstood romantic, and defiantly a major American poet. With rare footage, photos, readings, and interviews with friends, ex-lovers, and celebrity admirers, the film paints a straightforward introductory portrait of Bukowski, the patron saint of skid row poetry
Post office : a novel by Charles Bukowski( Book )

19 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 12 languages and held by 28 WorldCat member 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
Hollywood : a novel by Charles Bukowski( Book )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank and his wife, Sarah, agree to write a screenplay, and encounter the strange world of the movie industry
Factotum by Charles Bukowski( Book )

20 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in 15 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member 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
Ham on rye : a novel by Charles Bukowski( Book )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A down-and-out writer recalls his childhood, schooling, and the years leading up to World War II
Pulp by Charles Bukowski( Book )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A takeoff on private eye novels by the author of Ham on Rye. In Los Angeles, PI Nick Belane is hired by Lady Death to find out if the man she spotted in a bookstore is the dead French writer, Celine, or an impersonator. The assignment leads Belane to many bars, many fights and many beautiful women
Women by Charles Bukowski( Book )

15 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 11 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member 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. Low-life writer and alcoholic Henry Chinaski was born to survive. Now, at the age of 50, he is living the life of a rock star, running 300 hangovers a year and a sex life that would cripple Casanova. This follow-up to "Post Office" and "Factotum" is an uncompromising account of life on the edge
Hot water music by Charles Bukowski( Book )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member 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
Notes of a dirty old man by Charles Bukowski( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1994 in 6 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"These stories originally published by Essex House have become available to both the general reader and reader of unusual literature. City Lights has rescued them from their hidden immortality with this new edition. It's Bukowski again--mad, drunk, wounded, screaming, starving, wondering, feeling it out in his rough, raw style ..." --
Shakespeare never did this by Charles Bukowski( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of Charles Bukowski's 1978 European trip. In 1978, Europe was new territory for Bukowski holding the secrets of his own personal ancestry and origins. En route to his birthplace in Andernach, Germany, he is trailed by celebrity-hunters and paparazzi, appears drunk on French television, blows a small fortune at a Dusseldorf racetrack and stands in a Cologne Cathedral musing about life and death
Contes de la folie ordinaire by Charles Bukowski( Book )

8 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verhalen over de zelfkant van Los Angeles
What matters most is how well you walk through the fire by Charles Bukowski( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 5 WorldCat member 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
Il capitano è fuori a pranzo e i marinai prendono il comando by Charles Bukowski( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avec les damnés : textes et poèmes choisis by Charles Bukowski( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in Spanish and French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse : Roman personnel
The days run away like wild horses over the hills by Charles Bukowski( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems by contemporary American writer Charles Bukowski
Bukowski : born into this : a film( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprehensive documentary of Charles Bukowski - international celebrity, poet, novelist and underground cult icon
War all the time : poems, 1981-1984 by Charles Bukowski( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in Turkish and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems from 1981 to 1984 by American poet Charles Bukowski
Postkontoret by Charles Bukowski( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in Norwegian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Ragout du septuagénaire by Charles Bukowski( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recueil de poèmes et de nouvelles. Bukowski jette un oeil froid sur les tribulations de la vie et explore sa propre bataille contre le fantôme de son père, qui le poursuivit depuis son enfance, ses difficultés avec les femmes, son flirt avec le suicide et la gloire, finissant par composer avec l'existence. --[Memento]
Niente canzoni d'amore : (21 racconti) by Charles Bukowski( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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