Lot 33 of 455:
Truman Capote A Tree of Night & Other Stories  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
A Tree of Night and Other Stories
Author:
Capote, Truman
Place:
New York
Publisher:
Random House
Date:
[1949]
Description:

20.3x13.3 cm (8x5¼"), black cloth boards, lettering on spine in silver gilt, top edge colored black, original dust jacket. First Edition.

Capote's second book and first collection of short stories (Wilson A2a). With small printed label "From the Library of John Martin" affixed to rear pastedown. Martin was the proprietor of the Black Sparrow Press.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Jacket spine sunned, wear along edges with loss near ends of spine, dampstains and foxing to interior; touches of wear to color on top edge, ink smudge on bottom edge of textblock; near fine volume in very good or better jacket.
 
Item number:
301206
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