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In Cold Blood by  Truman Capote - First Edition - 1966 - from citynightsbooks (SKU: 3587)

In Cold Blood

In Cold Blood by  Truman Capote - First Edition - 1966 - from citynightsbooks (SKU: 3587)

In Cold Blood

by Capote, Truman

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  • very good
  • Hardcover
  • First
Condition
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About This Item

Random House, 1966. Maroon cloth binding, matching endpapers, gilt titles, black topstain, deckled foreedge. Stated first printing. Book near fine with a very small bookshop sticker to bottom of first blank page at spine. DJ also very good with one 1/4" tear at front panel bottom and one 1/2" tear at heel of spine; else clean and bright. DJ price-clipped but dated 1/66 with Random House statement "Publishers of The American College Dictionary" & etc on back flap. 343 pp.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Book.

Synopsis

In Cold Blood is a 1966 book by American author Truman Capote. The book details the brutal 1959 murders of Herbert Clutter, a wealthy farmer from Holcomb, Kansas, and his wife and two of their children. When Capote learned of the quadruple murder before the killers were captured, he decided to travel to Kansas and write about the crime.

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Wonderfully written true crime story.

Details

Bookseller
citynightsbooks US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
3587
Title
In Cold Blood
Author
Capote, Truman
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Random House
Date published
1966
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction; Literary Firsts; 10 Writers;

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