The Thanksgiving Visitor by Truman Capote (hardcover in slipcase)

$30.00

Shipping to United States: Free

This is a wonderful collectible and rare hardcover in slipcase. First Printing 1968 Random House Publishing. This copy is very good condition. **NOTE** there is scuffing inside front cover where previous owners bookplate removed, see photo. Otherwise, this is in very good condition inside and out. The pages are clean and free of markings. There is only a hint of light natural tanning from age, no foxing seen. The binding is tight and straight. The slipcase is very good. There is a paste down photo of young Capote and "Miss Sook Faulk" on the front of the slipcase as issued by publisher. The slipcase has some wearing at corners, but considered very good and intact with mild wearing.

This story appear originally in McCalls magazine in 1967. The story is a childhood tale of a boy and his bully problem. It was a sequel to Capote's, A Christmas Memory. Inspired by Capote's own childhood in Alabama, one of the main characters, Miss Sook Faulk, is based on his older cousin, Nanny Faulk whom Truman called "Sook". The tale is one of bulls, tattletales, and consequences that can have lasting impacts and has a strong moral lesson related to revenge.

Thank you for visiting Bobbis Bookstore and The Book Wizard !!

Shipping from United States

Processing time

1-2 business days

Estimated shipping times

  • North America : 3 - 5 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns

Just contact me within: 5 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 14 days of delivery

I don't accept exchanges or cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)

Conditions of return

Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

Legal imprint