The Dogs Bark: Public People and Private Places
New York: Random House, . First Edition, First Printing.
Octavo (8 1/2 x 6 inches; 210 x 150 mm), xix, 419 pages, in red cloth, titles to spine, light blue top stain, in a price-clipped dust jacket.
SIGNED by Truman Capote on the front end paper. A collection of Capote's essays, travel réportage, as well as short sketches of such notables as Humphrey Bogart, Marilyn Monroe, Mae West, Ezra Pound, Louis Armstrong, Jean Cocteau, and others. A terrific collection by a master stylist. SCARCE SIGNED.
CONDITION: Near Fine in a Very Good or better dust jacket. A bit of edge wear and some offsetting to the bottom edge from the dark blue end papers. The price-clipped dust jacket has some soiling, especially to the rear panel as well as a crease in the rear flap. Item #1703