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A Christmas Memory

Capote, Truman


1st Edition

Black cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine and decorative gilt ruling to boards. In original card slipcase with photographic title label affixed to front panel, slightly toned to edges. *** First published in the magazine Mademoiselle in 1956 and reprinted in Breakfast at Tiffany’s: A Short Novel and Three Short Stories in 1958. This is the first stand-alone publication of this much anthologized story. Copyright page has the publication date as 1956, but apparently it was published ten years later, in 1966. Presumed first edition/fourth impression, with the number line ending in “4”: “B987654”. Not to be confused with the stated ‘second printing’, which has beige paper boards and a blue cloth spine.

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Book Details

AuthorCapote, Truman
PublisherRandom House, Inc.
Publisher Year1956
Book ConditionFine
Jacket ConditionNear Fine
Binding TypeHardcover
Edition1st Edition