A Christmas Memory

By Truman Capote
(Modern Library, Hardcover, 9780679602378, 128pp.)

Publication Date: November 12, 1996

Other Editions of This Title: Hardcover, Hardcover, Paperback, Hardcover, Paperback

Shop Local
Enter your zip code below to find indies closest to you.

Go


Description

Taking its place next to Breakfast at Tiffany's and In Cold Blood on the Modern Library bookshelf is this new and original edition of Capote's most famous short stories: "A Christmas Memory, " "One Christmas, " and "A Thanksgiving Memory." All three stories are distinguished by Capote's delicate interplay of childhood sensibility and recollective vision.




About the Author

TRUMAN CAPOTE was born in 1924 and died in 1984. Based on his own boyhood in rural Alabama in the 1930s, A Christmas Memory was orginally published in Mademoiselle in 1956 and later was included in Breakfast at Tiffany's.

BETH PECK, a designer and illustrator of many children's books, fell in love with the writing of Truman Capote and counts her paintings for A Christmas Memory and The Thanksgiving Visitor, also by Capote, among the work that is closest to her heart.

Indie Bookstore Finder











Update Profile