In Cold Blood: A True Account of a Multiple Murder and Its Consequences
Norwalk, Connecticut: The Easton Press, 2000.
Illustrated by Alan Reingold. Leatherbound.
Collector's Edition. From the series "Great Books of the 20th Century."
A journalistic novel inspired by the 1959 murders of Herbert Clutter, a former Eisenhower Administration official, and his wife and two teen-aged children. Capote details the lives of the murderers, the victims, and members of the rural community of Holcomb, Kansas, where the murders took place. The work was first published in 1966 and remains the second best-selling work of true crime.Item #901277
5-7/8" x 9-1/4", gilt titled and decorated brown full leather, 343pp, raised spine bands, all edges gilt, moire endpapers, ribbon marker, color frontis. and 4 full-page black & white illustrations by Alan Reingold, Easton Press Collector's Notes laid in.