"A GIRL DOESN'T READ THIS SORT OF THING WITHOUT HER LIPSTICK": EXTRAORDINARILY FINE FIRST EDITION OF CAPOTE'S BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY'S
CAPOTE, Truman. Breakfast at Tiffany's. A Short Novel and Three Stories. New York: Random House, (1958). Octavo, original canary yellow cloth, original dust jacket.
First edition of the adventures of free-spirited Holly Golightly, an exceptionally beautiful copy in original dust jacket.
"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." "First Printing" on copyright page.
Book fine, dust jacket with none of the usual fading to spine. A beautiful copy in exceptionally fine condition.