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In Cold Blood

by Capote, Truman

Condition: Very Good/Very Good

New York: Random House, 1965. First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Light shelf wear to edges of boards, spine is rolled and pages and front free end page has the date "June 19, 1966" written on top right hand corner in pen, plus three small dots next to the date and a "R" written in the lower left hand corner on the same page (the hand writing is nice looking atleast). DJ has light shelf wear to edges but is still clean and bright. DJ in a mylar cover.

Book summary

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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