46. Capote (Truman) Breakfast at Tiffany's, first edition, very light water-staining to first 20pp., original cloth, spine a little rubbed, otherwise excellent, dust-jacket, spine faded, spine ends and corners a little rubbed, small patch of browning to front flap, otherwise an excellent copy, 8vo, New York, 1958.
'Half the women he knew …claimed to be the model for his wacky heroine.' Gerald Clarke, Capote: a Biography.
est. £1000 – £1500
An excellent copy of Capote's most famous work in which he created Holly Golightly, an American cultural icon.