47. Capote (Truman) Other Voices, Other Rooms, signed by the author on title, jacket spine very slightly darkened, corners and spine ends a little chipped, 1948; A Tree of Night and Other Stories, spine slightly darkened, jacket spine ends and corners a little chipped, 1950; The Grass Harp, spine a little discoloured, jacket spine slighlty darkened, repairs and restorations to head and foot, 1952; Breakfast at Tiffany's, jacket a little rubbed at spine ends and corners, 1958;
Observations, Photographs by Richard Avedon, photographic illustrations, small ink ownership inscription to pastedown, spine slightly spotted and darkend, corners and spine ends slightly bumped, light toning to fore-edge, original slip-case, one joint split with remains of tape-repair, a little rubbed and worn at extremities, surface soiling, 1959; The Thanksgiving Visitor, photographic frontispiece, ink ownership inscription to endpaper, spine ends and corners a little bumped, jacket a little rubbed at extremities, 1967; Answered Prayers, 1986, first English editions, original cloth or boards, all but the fifth with dust-jackets, generally near-fine overall, 8vo & 4to (7)
est. £400 – £600
A good selection of the first English editions of Capote’s works, including Breakfast at Tiffany’s, his most famous work, and his remarkable collaboration with the photographer Richard Avedon.