44. Capote (Truman) A Tree of Night, bookplate of George Cukor to pastedown, spine ends a little bumped, jacket spine a little browned, closed tear to foot of upper panel, rubbed at extremities, New York, 1949; Local Colour, spine ends a corners a little bumped, jacket spine slightly browned, a little rubbed and chipped at extremities, New York, 1950; The Grass Harp, ink ownership inscription to endpaper, first issue in original buckram, spine ends slightly bumped, jacket spine slightly darkened, a little rubbed and creased at extremities, New York, 1951; The Muses are Heard, spine ends slightly bumped, jacket spine ends and corners a little creased and chipped, light surface soiling, New York, 1956; Music for Chameleons, signed by the author on title, covers a little warped, jacket price-clippped, spine faded, 1980, first editions, original cloth or boards, dust-jackets, an excellent set, 8vo (5)
est. £500 – £700
George Cuckor (1899-1983) American film director and bibliophile, his works included, Adam’s Rib, A Star is Born and My Fair Lady.