Breakfast at Tiffany's, Capote, Truman

Breakfast at Tiffany's

Authors: Capote, Truman
Series: Vintage International
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: FIC019000, FIC004000, FIC048000
ISBN: 9780345803054, Related ISBNs: 0345803051, 0394417704, 067960085X, 0679745653, 9780345803054
Classification: Fiction
Number of pages: 192
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis:

In this seductive, wistful masterpiece, Truman Capote created a woman whose name has entered the American idiom and whose style is a part of the literary landscape. Holly Golightly knows that nothing bad can ever happen to you at Tiffany's; her poignancy, wit, and naïveté continue to charm.

This volume also includes three of Capote's best-known stories, “House of Flowers,” “A Diamond Guitar,” and “A Christmas Memory,” which the Saturday Review called “one of the most moving stories in our language.” It is a tale of two innocents—a small boy and the old woman who is his best friend—whose sweetness contains a hard, sharp kernel of truth.

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