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In Cold Blood: A True Account of a Multiple Murder and Its Consequences

By: Capote, Truman

Price: $2,250.00

Publisher: Random House: 1965

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2263973

Condition: Fine


Limited edition, #285 of 500, signed & numbered by Capote on colophon, which states 'Of the first edition of In Cold Blood five hundred copies have been printed on special paper and specially bound.' Lacks slipcase issued with this edition, but is only the more attractive for it (the slipcase was a rather plain red paper over cardboard). 1965 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 343 pp. 8vo. Finely rebound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe in full brown morocco with gilt titles, rules, and decorations, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers. The collector who had these rebound include... View more info

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In Cold Blood: A True Account of a Multiple Murder and Its Consequences

By: Capote, Truman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Random House: 1965

Edition: 7th Printing

Seller ID: 2288326

Condition: Good


Seventh printing. Half-inch by half-inch chip along top edge of rear jacket panel, one inch tear along spine edge of rear jacket panel. Light stain to page base, ink gift note on second blank. 1965 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 343 pp. Deckled edge. Capote's award-winning True Crime novel follows a cold-blooded murderer. An account of a true crime. In 1959 four members of the Clutter family were murdered in Holcomb, Kansas. In April of 1965, two men were hanged for the crime. This book was published the same year as the death of the accused. View more info

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Music for Chameleons: New Writing

By: Capote, Truman

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Random House: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2288327

ISBN: 0394508262

Condition: Good


First edition. Jacket edges lightly bumped, small tear along bottom edge of front jacket panel. Page ridges lightly foxed. 1980 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xix, 262 pp. At the centre of Music for Chameleons is Handcarved Coffins, a 'nonfiction novel' based on the brutal crimes of a real-life murderer. Taking place in a small Midwestern town in America, it offers chilling insights into the mind of a killer and the obsession of the man bringing him to justice. Also in this volume are six short stories and seven 'conversational portraits' including a touching one of ... View more info

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Breakfast at Tiffany's: A Short Novel and Three Stories

By: Capote, Truman

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Random House: 1967

Edition: 12th Printing

Seller ID: 2288735

Condition: Good


12th printing. Former library copy - usual marks. 1967 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 179 pp. The novella that inspired the famous film starring Audrey Hepburn as Holly Golightly, together with three other stories (House of Flowers; A Diamond Guitar; A Christmas Memory). Breakfast at Tiffany's is a novella by Truman Capote published in 1958. In it, a contemporary writer recalls his early days in New York City, when he makes the acquaintance of his remarkable neighbor, Holly Golightly, who is one of Capote's best-known creations. View more info

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In Cold Blood: A True Account of a Multiple Murder and Its Consequences

By: Capote, Truman

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Random House: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2290324

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket price clipped, jacket lightly stained along base (appears faintly on boards), a few 1/2 - 1 inch closed jacket tears. 1965 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 343, [1] pp. 8vo. Deckled edge. Capote's award-winning True Crime novel follows a cold-blooded murderer. An account of a true crime. In 1959 four members of the Clutter family were murdered in Holcomb, Kansas. In April of 1965, two men were hanged for the crime. This book was published the same year as the death of the accused. View more info

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In Cold Blood

By: Capote, Truman

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Vintage: 1994

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 2294032

ISBN: 0679745580

Condition: Very Good


5th printing. Faint edge wear. 1994 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. On November 15, 1959, in the small town of Holcomb, Kansas, four members of the Clutter family were savagely murdered by blasts from a shotgun held a few inches from their faces. There was no apparent motive for the crime, and there were almost no clues.  As Truman Capote reconstructs the murder and the investigation that led to the capture, trial, and execution of the killers, he generates both mesmerizing suspense and astonishing empathy. In Cold Blood is a work that transcends its moment, y... View more info

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Breakfast at Tiffany's and Three Stories

By: Capote, Truman

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Vintage International / Random House, Inc.: 1993

Edition: 7th Printing

Seller ID: 2294693

ISBN: 0679745653

Condition: Good


Edges rubbed, top edge of rear wrapper lightly stained, a few light creases. 1993 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 178, [2] pp. In this seductive, wistful masterpiece, Truman Capote created a woman whose name has entered the American idiom and whose style is a part of the literary landscape. Holly Golightly knows that nothing bad can ever happen to you at Tiffany's; her poignancy, wit, and naivete continue to charm. This volume also includes three of Capote's best-known stories, 'House of Flowers,' 'A Diamond Guitar,' and 'A Christmas Memory,' which the Saturday R... View more info