Post Office

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Charles Bukowski’s debut novel introduces his alter ego Henry Chinaski. Chinaski is a low life loser with a hand-to-mouth existence. His menial Post Office job supports his life of beer, one-night stands and race-tracks.

ISBN: 9780753518168 Author: Bukowski, Charles Publisher: VIRGIN BOOKS Publication Date: 2nd April 2009 Imprint: Virgin Books Cover: Paperback Dewey: 813.54 (edition:22) Pages: 160 Edition: Revised Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subject:

Henry Chinaski is a lowlife loser with a hand-to-mouth existence. His menial post office day job supports a life of beer, one-night stands and racetracks. Lurid, uncompromising and hilarious, Post Office is a landmark in American literature, and over 1 million copies have been sold worldwide.

The new edition is augmented with an anecdotal introduction by the modern Welsh cult-literary author, Niall Griffiths – a writer who was working in a British post office when he first read Bukowski’s Post Office.

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