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CAPOTE, Truman.

CAPOTE, Truman.

Rare books by Truman Capote, including first editions and signed first editions and finely bound copies of Breakfast at Tiffany’s and other novels.

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  1. 124383comp
    First edition, first printing. Presentation copy inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper "For Monroe with admiration from Truman, October 1951". With the bookplate of the important art patron and gay figure Monroe Wheeler (1899-1988), co-founder of Harrison of Paris, which published literary paperbacks during... Learn More
    £1,750

    Stock Code: 124383

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  2. 131676
    First edition, first printing of Capote's classic novella, the basis for the much-loved film. Gorgeously hand-bound by the Chelsea Bindery in deep rose-pink and black morocco leather, the front cover features a silhouetted Audrey Hepburn in that iconic Givenchy little black dress and foot long cigarette holder. Diamond embellishments... Learn More
    £2,750

    Stock Code: 131676

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    First trade edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "for Tooty and Chuck, with much love from their friend and neighbour, Truman, Verbier, 1966". The recipients were Capote's neighbours in the town of Verbier, Switzerland, where he owned a small chalet and wrote the majority of this work.... Learn More
    £4,500

    Stock Code: 131105

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