Shakespeare Never Did This
Charles Bukowski, Michael Montfort
An account of Charles Bukowski's 1978 eu journey. In 1978 Europe was once new territory for Bukowski preserving the secrets and techniques of his personal own ancestry and origins. En path to his birthplace in Andernach, Germany, he's trailed by way of celebrity-hunters and paparazzi, looks inebriated on French tv, blows a small fortune at a Dusseldorf racetrack and stands in a Cologne Cathedral musing approximately existence and death.
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