In Cold Blood [1st Ed]


By Truman Capote

First Edition of Capote’s classic depiction of harrowing real events

Out of stock


  • Stated First Printing [Random House, New York, 1965]; xii, 344 pages; crimson cloth boards, gold & silver to spine, v. slight fading at base [corresponding to missing jacket piece], black topstain, rough-cut page block, half-title clipped [6cm x 2cm cutout to remove name], else fine; in the very good price-clipped paper jacket, chipped & rubbed, 3cm triangular piece of jacket missing at spine base, 2cm piece at rear top corner missing, a couple of small marks, overall excellent
  • True First Ed point of 1/66 on inner flap
  • Genre-defining Faction book depicting the murders of the Clutter family & subsequent hangings of perpetrators Hickock & Smith
  • From the author of Breakfast At Tiffany’s