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In Cold Blood; A True Account of a Multiple Murder and Its Consequences by  Truman Capote - First Edition - 1965 - from The First Edition Rare Books, LLC (SKU: 957)

In Cold Blood; A True Account of a Multiple Murder and Its Consequences

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In Cold Blood; A True Account of a Multiple Murder and Its Consequences

by Capote, Truman

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New York: Random House, 1965. First Edition. Cloth. Near fine/fine. First edition of In Cold Blood by Truman Capote. Octavo, 343pp. Maroon cloth, title in gilt on spine, authors initials on front cover. Stated "first printing" on copyright page. Top edge stained blue. Publishers first edition dust jacket, fine, with $5.95 on top of front flap and "1/66" at bottom. An excellent copy in a fine 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
The First Edition Rare Books, LLC US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
957
Title
In Cold Blood; A True Account of a Multiple Murder and Its Consequences
Author
Capote, Truman
Format/binding
Cloth
Book condition
Used - Near fine
Jacket condition
fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Random House
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1965
Keywords
In Cold Blood Capote, Breakfast at Tiffany's, A Christmas Memory, Answered Prayers Capote, The Grass Harp, Summer Crossing Capote

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First Edition
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gilt
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