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In Cold Blood by  Truman CAPOTE - First edition, first printing - 1965 - from Riverrun Books & Manuscripts (SKU: 402179)

In Cold Blood

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In Cold Blood

by CAPOTE, Truman

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Pale shadowing to jacket, chips at spine ends, rubbing to joints, price marked over in blue, pale stain to upper sheet edges
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About This Item

New York: Random House, 1965. First edition, first printing. Pale shadowing to jacket, chips at spine ends, rubbing to joints, price marked over in blue, pale stain to upper sheet edges. 8vo. Original cloth; dust jacket.

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.

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Bookseller
Riverrun Books & Manuscripts US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
402179
Title
In Cold Blood
Author
CAPOTE, Truman
Book condition
Used - Pale shadowing to jacket, chips at spine ends, rubbing to joints, price marked over in blue, pale stain to upper sheet edges
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition, first printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Random House
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1965
Keywords
Consigned
Bookseller catalogs
Literature;

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Riverrun Books & Manuscripts

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Riverrun Books & Manuscripts

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About Riverrun Books & Manuscripts

Founded in 1978 and purchased in 2016 by Thomas Lecky, Riverrun specializes in fine, rare, and unusual books from all periods and genres. There are large holdings in art, photography, artists' books, fine printing, books about books, literature, signed and inscribed books, early printing, and Americana. We have thousands of books not listed online in these and many other fields, and are constantly sourcing new material from private collections and public auction. Please let us know if we can help you locate something not listed in our stock. We are members of the ABAA and are certified members of the Appraiser's Association of America.

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