“DON’T FORGET. PLEASE FEED THE CAT”: BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY’S, IN EXQUISITE DIAMOND-ENCRUSTED BINDING
CAPOTE, Truman. Breakfast at Tiffany's. A Short Novel and Three Stories. New York: Random House, (1958). Octavo, modern full polished pink morocco, raised bands, black morocco spine label, inlaid black morocco silhouette and inlaid real diamonds on front board, all edges silver. $6000.
First edition of the adventures of free-spirited Holly Golightly, in beautiful custom jeweled binding that includes six genuine diamonds, by the Chelsea Bindery.
"If you want to capture a period in New York, no other book has done it so well… He could capture period and place like few others" (Norman Mailer). With three other stories: "House of Flowers," "A Diamond Guitar" and "A Christmas Memory." This beautiful custom binding features an inlaid black morocco silhouette of Audrey Hepburn as Holly Golightly, wonderfully accented with genuine diamonds in her hair, and a diamond necklace and earrings.
A fine, beautiful copy.