First edition of In Cold Blood by Truman Capote, in the first state dust jacket.
Octavo, 343pp. Maroon cloth, title in gilt on spine, author’s initials on front cover. Stated “first printing” on copyright page. Top edge stained blue. Light foxing along bottom edge of text block, intermittent foxing throughout. In the publisher’s first state dust jacket, with $5.95 on top of front flap and “1/66” at bottom. Dust jacket in fair condition, with heavy shelf wear, chipping to edges, some loss at spine.