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CAPOTE, Truman.

The Grass Harp.

Availability: In stock

Published: New York Random House, 1951

Stock Code: 124383

£1,750
OR On display in 43 Dover Street

Notes

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 the early 1930s, and later head of exhibitions and publications at the New York Museum of Modern Art.

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Description

Octavo. Original tan cloth, titles to spine in brown, green and black. With the dust jacket.

Condition

An excellent copy in the dust jacket, price-clipped (presumably for presentation) but otherwise impeccable.

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