New York: Random House, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Capote, Truman. In Cold Blood. 1965. First Edition, First Printing (stated). Hardcover with dust jacket. Red cover boards and end papers. Widely regarded as the first true crime novel, the story behind the creation of In Cold Blood is nearly as interesting as the tale itself. The story of the Clutter family murders attracted Capote immediately, urging the author to travel to Kansas, accompanied by close friend and confidant Harper Lee. From this point on, literary history was made. A gripping tale both on and off the page, In Cold Blood has captivated audiences for decades.
Minor shelf wear to top of spine (as pictured), Dust jacket is covered in plastic sheeting (no pictured) to protect conditions. Pages are clean and readable, free of markings from former owners. Very good condition overall. An attractive and excellent copy of an infamous book. . Near Fine / very good +. Item #307
Price (USD): $600.00