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Dawn: An Autobiography of Early Youth
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Dawn: An Autobiography of Early Youth

By Dreiser, Theodore

Santa Barbara, CA: Black Sparrow Press. NF. 1998. 1st Edition. Hardcover. First edition, one of 300 hardcover copies quarter bound in black clot h and yellow and orange decorated boards. A Near Fine copy in a Near F ine clear acetate dust jacket. The top right corners of the front boar d and jacket have a mild bump. Rubbing to the upper rear corner. Edite d by T.D. Nostwich. .

$30.00

Cap of Darkness
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Cap of Darkness

By Wakoski, Diane

Santa Barbara, CA: Black Sparrow Press. F. 1980. 1st Edition. Hardcover. First edition. This is copy No. 37 of 250 copies numbered and signed o n the colophon page by the author. Quarter bound in yellow cloth and b rown decorated boards. A Fine copy in a Fine, clear acetate dust jacke t. .

$75.00

Greed Parts 5-7
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Greed Parts 5-7

By Wakoski, Diane

Santa Barbara, CA: Black Sparrow Press. F. 1976. 5th Printing. Hardcover. Stated fifth printing quarter bound in brown cloth and brown decorated boards. A Fine copy in a Fine, clear acetate dust jacket. .

$15.00

The Engendering Flood: Book One of Dust Shall be the Serpent\'s Food
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The Engendering Flood: Book One of Dust Shall be the Serpent's Food

By Everson, William

Santa Rosa: Black Sparrow Press. F. 1990. 1st Edition. Hardcover. First edition. This is copy No. 31 of 150 copies numbered on the colop hon page and signed by Everson on the blank leaf opposite the copyrigh t page. Quarter bound in green cloth and pictorial boards. A Fine copy in a Fine, clear plastic dust jacket. .

$40.00

Wait Until Spring, Bandini
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Wait Until Spring, Bandini

By Fante, John

Santa Barbara, CA: Black Sparrow Press. F. 1983. 1st Edition. Hardcover. First edition, #M/26 copies handbound in boards by Earle Gray, lettere d on the colophon page & signed by Fante on the blank leaf opposite t he copyright page. Quarter bound in brown, green & red boards & black & tan decorated boards.8vo size, 266pp. A Fine copy in a Fine clear ac etate dj. .

$600.00

The Beach Cafe & The Voice
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The Beach Cafe & The Voice

By Mrabet, Mohammed

Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press. F. 1980. 1st Edition. Hardcover. First edition. This is copy No. 64 of 200 copies numbered on the colop hon page and signed by the author and the translator, Paul Bowles, on the blank leaf opposite the copyright page. 8vo size, 86pp. Quarter bo und in blue cloth and orange pictorial boards. A Fine copy in a Fine, clear plastic dust jacket. .

$100.00

Fante/Mencken: A Personal Correspondence 1930-1952
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Fante/Mencken: A Personal Correspondence 1930-1952

By Moreau, Michael. Editor

Santa Rosa, CA: Black Sparrow Press. F. 1989. 1st Edition/Limited. Hardcover. First Trade edition, Limited to 750 copies quarter bound in red cloth & decorated boards.B&W photo ills. 8vo size, 172pp. A Fine copy in a F ine clear acetate dj. .

$80.00

Full of Life
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Full of Life

By Fante, John

Santa Rosa, CA: Black Sparrow Press. F. 1988. 1st Edition/Limited. Hardcover. First Trade edition, Limited to 400 copies quarter bound in black clot h & decorated boards. 8vo size, 161pp. A Fine copy in a Fine clear ace tate dj. .

$80.00

The Big Mirror
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The Big Mirror

By Mrabet, Mohammed

Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press. F. 1977. 1st Edition. Hardcover. First edition. This is copy No.186 of 200 copies numbered and signed b y the author and the translator, Paul Bowles on the colophon page. Qua rter bound in red cloth and pictorial blue boards. A Fine copy in a Fi ne, clear plastic dust jacket. .

$100.00

West of Rome
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West of Rome

By Fante, John

Santa Rosa, CA: Black Sparrow Press. F. 1986. 1st Edition/Limited. Hardcover. First Trade edition, Limited to 400 copies quarter bound in black clot h & decorated boards. 8vo size, 188pp. A Fine copy in a Fine clear ace tate dj. .

$125.00

Prodigious Thrust
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Prodigious Thrust

By Everson, William

Santa Rosa: Black Sparrow Press. F. 1996. 1st Edition. Hardcover. First edition. This copy is No. 26 of 150 deluxe copies numbered on th e colophon page and handbound in boards by Earle Gray. Quarter bound i n red cloth and gray pictorial boards. A Fine copy in a Fine, clear pl astic dust jacket. .

$35.00

The Brotherhood of the Grape
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The Brotherhood of the Grape

By Fante, John

Santa Rosa, CA: Black Sparrow Press. F. 1988. 1st Edition/Limited. Hardcover. First Trade edition, Limited to 400 copies quarter bound in gray cloth & decorated boards. 8vo size, 178pp. A Fine copy in a Fine clear acet ate dj. .

$80.00

A Bibliography of the Black Sparrow Press 1966-1978
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A Bibliography of the Black Sparrow Press 1966-1978

By Morrow, Bradford and Cooney, Seamus

Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press. F. 1981. 1st Edition. Hardcover. First edition. This is copy No. 50 of 276 deluxe large paper copies ha rdbound in boards by Earle Gray and numbered on the colophon page. Sig ned on a special plate affixed to the front endpaper on the colophon p age by both authors and also by Robert Kelly who provides the forward. Photo illustrations, 7 3/4" x 10 3/4", 302 pages. Quarter Bound in bl ack cloth and pictorial boards. A Fine copy in a Fine, clear plastic d ust jacket. This book includes an additional four page advertising pam phlet for this title printed by Black Sparrow Press. .

$100.00

Harmless Poisons, Blameless Sins
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Harmless Poisons, Blameless Sins

By Mrabet, Mohammed

Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press. F. 1976. 1st Edition. Hardcover. First edition. This is copy No. 194of 200 copies numbered and signed b y the author and the translator, Paul Bowles, on the colophon page. 8v o size, 100pp. Quarter bound in orange cloth and pictorial yellow boar ds. A Fine copy in a Fine, clear plastic dust jacket. .

$100.00

Three by Bukowski
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Three by Bukowski

By Bukowski, Charles

Santa Rosa, CA: Black Sparrow Press. NF. 1992. 1st Edition. Pictorial Wrappers. First printing of this edition, printed on the occasion of the America n Booksellers Convention in Anaheim, CA in May 0f 1992. Bound in cream colored pictorial wrappers. 7" x 10 1/2", unpaginated. A near fine co py. There is an indentation at the upper edge of the front wrapper fro m a Black Sparrow Press paper clip that was attached to the wrapper wi th a typed note offering additional copies for sale at $3.00. The pap er clip has now been removed from the wrapper and laid-in loose with t he note. .

$25.00

Look & Move On
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Look & Move On

By Mrabet, Mohammed

Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press. F. 1976. 1st Edition. Hardcover. First edition. This is copy No. 181 of 250 copies numbered and signed by the author and the translator, Paul Bowles, on the colophon page. 8 vo size, 125pp. Quarter bound in blue cloth and pictorial orange board s. A Fine copy in a Fine, clear plastic dust jacket. .

$100.00

The Day It Snowed In L.A.: The Adventures of Clarence Hiram Sweetmeat
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The Day It Snowed In L.A.: The Adventures of Clarence Hiram Sweetmeat

By Bukowski, Charles

Sutton West & Santa Barbara, CA: The Paget Press. NF. 1986. 1st Edition. Paperback. First printing of the paperback edition bound in white pictorial wrapp ers. Illustrated in color by Bukowski through-out. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2", un paginated. Near fine condition. Mild tanning to the spine and spine se ams else a fine copy of this scarce title. .

$150.00

Five Eyes: Stories
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Five Eyes: Stories

By Bowles, Paul. Editor Abdeslam Boulaich, Mohamed Choukri, Larbi Layachi, Mohammed Mrabet & Ahmed Yacoubi

Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press. F. 1979. 1st Edition. Hardcover. First edition, #148/200 copies, numbered on the colophon and Signed by the editor Bowles, Layachi, Mrabet and Choukri on the blank leaf oppo site the copyright page. 8vo size, 145pp. Quarter Bound in green cloth and tan pictorial boards. A Fine copy in a Fine clear plastic dj. .

$150.00

Ask the Dust
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Ask the Dust

By Fante, John & Bukowski, Charles (Preface)

Santa Barbara, CA: Black Sparrow Press. F. 1980. 1st Edition. Hardcover. First edition, #33/75 copies handbound in boards by Earle Gray, number ed on the colophon page & signed by both Fante & Bukowski on the blank leaf opposite the copyright page. Quarter bound in maroon cloth & gra y decorated boards. An additional 4 page advertisment pamphlet for th is title has been laid-in loose. 8vo size, 165pp. A Fine copy in a Fin e clear acetate dj. .

$2000.00

The Road to Los Angeles
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The Road to Los Angeles

By Fante, John

Santa Barbara, CA: Black Sparrow Press. F. 1985. 1st Edition/Limited. Hardcover. First Trade edition, Limited to 400 copies quarter bound in purple clo th & decorated boards. 8vo size, 164pp. A Fine copy in a Fine clear ac etate dj. .

$150.00

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