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What’s the Value of a Truman Capote Signature, Autograph or Inscription?

We collected a sample of 32 auction results for books containing Truman Capote's signature from 1 different auction houses. The lowest overall price realized in our sample was $132 and the highest overall price realized was $1680. The average price was $487 and the median price was $300. There were 18 auctions (56%) with a price realized below the low estimate, 7 auctions (21%) exceeding the high estimates, and 7 auctions (21%) within the range of the low and high estimates. Auction results are highly dependent upon condition, rarity, edition, provenance, year of publication, publisher, and many other factors. Your book’s value will vary.

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Auction House Auction Date Author Title City Publisher Description Year Estimate Sale Price Auction Page Other Copies
PBA07/26/2018Capote, TrumanOther Voices, Other RoomsNew YorkRandom House...jacket. First Edition. Signed by Capote on the front free endpaper....1948$700-$1000$420 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA07/26/2018Capote, TrumanSelected WritingsNew YorkRandom House...jacket. First Edition. Inscribed and signed by Capote on the front...1960$300-$500$510 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA07/26/2018Capote, TrumanIn Cold Blood: A True Account of a Multiple Murder and Its ConsequencesNew YorkRandom House...jacket. First Edition. Signed by Truman Capote on first blank page...1965$300-$500$960 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA07/26/2018Capote, TrumanMusic for ChameleonsNew YorkRandom House...of 350 copies. Signed by Truman Capote on the limitation page,...1980$400-$600$240 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA07/26/2018Capote, TrumanA Christmas MemoryNew YorkRandom House...paper. First Edition. Signed by the author on the limitation page,...1956$400-$600$720 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/08/2018Capote, TrumanIn Cold Blood: A True Account of a Multiple Murder and Its ConsequencesNew YorkRandom House...a blank leaf, signed by Capote. Capote's masterpiece, considered by some...1965$300-$500$780 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2017Capote, TrumanMusic for ChameleonsNew YorkRandom House...of 350 copies. Signed by Truman Capote on the limitation page,...1980$200-$300$180 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2017Capote, TrumanA Christmas MemoryNew YorkRandom House...paper. First Edition. Signed by the author on the limitation page....1956$500-$800$450 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2017Capote, TrumanThe Thanksgiving VisitorNew YorkRandom House...188 of 300. Signed by author....1968$400-$600$360 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2017Capote, TrumanOne ChristmasMarylandRandom House...with pictorial label. Signed by author, portions first appeared in Ladies'...1983$400-$600$270 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA08/20/2015Capote, TrumanMusic for ChameleonsNew YorkRandom House...Edition, Fifth Printing. Inscribed by Capote on front free endpaper....1980$200-$300$120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA07/31/2014Capote, TrumanLocal Color - signed by the Truman CapoteNew YorkRandom House...jacket. First Edition. Signed by Truman Capote on front free endpaper....1950$400-$600$390 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA12/05/2013Capote, TrumanMusic for ChameleonsNew YorkRandom House...of 350 copies. Signed by Truman Capote on the special limitation...1980$200-$300$192 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/10/2013Capote, TrumanOther Voices, Other RoomsFranklin Center, PAFranklin Library...gilt. Limited Edition. Signed by Capote on inserted leaf at front,...1979$200-$300$168 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA08/08/2013Capote, TrumanOther Voices, Other RoomsNew YorkRandom House...jacket. First Edition. Signed by the author on the front free...1948$300-$500$0 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/14/2013Capote, TrumanBreakfast at Tiffany'sNew YorkRandom House...jacket. First Edition. Signed by Capote on the half title. Basis...1958$700-$1000$720 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/13/2012Capote, TrumanLocal ColorNew YorkRandom House...jacket. First Edition. Signed by Truman Capote on page listing other...1950$500-$800$300 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA08/30/2012Capote, TrumanThe Thanksgiving VisitorNew YorkRandom House...First Trade Edition. Signed by Capote on the front flyleaf, a...1967$200-$300$132 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/16/2011Capote, TrumanIn Cold Blood - SignedNew YorkRandom House...First Trade Edition. Inscribed on half title: "for Francis, Affectionately, Truman"....1965$200-$300$300 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/07/2010Capote, TrumanIn Cold BloodNew YorkRandom House...First Trade Edition. Signed by Capote in blue ink on a...1965$400-$600$660 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/16/2009Capote, TrumanA Tree of Night and Other StoriesNew YorkRandom House...jacket. First Edition. Signed by Capote on front free endpaper. Capote's...1949$500-$800$300 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/12/2008Capote, TrumanOther Voices, Other Rooms - 2 copies, one signedNew YorkRandom House...printing copy is inscribed and signed by Capote for Michael Foryce...1948$250-$350$216 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA12/13/2007Capote, TrumanMusic for ChameleonsNew YorkRandom House...First Trade Edition. Signed by Capote on front free endpaper....1980$200-$300$270 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/27/2007Capote, TrumanIn Cold BloodNew YorkRandom House...dust jacket. Warmly inscribed and signed by the author on the...1965$800-$1200$1140 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/27/2007Capote, TrumanA Christmas MemoryNew YorkRandom House...paper. First Edition. Signed by the author on the limitation page....1966$1000-$1500$1140 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA05/24/2007Capote, TrumanA Christmas MemoryNew YorkRandom House...paper. First Edition. Signed by the author on the limitation page....1966$400-$700$720 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA05/27/2004Capote, TrumanIn Cold Blood: A True Account of a Multiple Murder and Its ConsequencesNew YorkRandom House...First Trade Edition. Signed by Capote in blue ink on a...1965$600-$900$480 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/29/2004Capote, TrumanA Christmas MemoryNew YorkRandom House...First Trade Edition. Signed by Truman Capote on the half-title page....1966$200-$300$240 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/08/2003Capote, TrumanOne ChristmasNew YorkRandom House...First Trade Edition. Signed by Capote in green ink on the...1983$300-$500$330 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/13/2002Capote, TrumanIn Cold Blood: A True Account of a Multiple Murder and Its ConsequencesNew YorkRandom House...bound. First Edition. Signed by Truman Capote on limitation page. The...1965$1000-$1500$900 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA02/28/2002Capote, TrumanIn Cold Blood: A True Account of a Multiple Murder and Its ConsequencesNew YorkRandom House...bound. First Edition. Signed by Truman Capote on limitation page. The...1965$1000-$1500$1680 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/10/2014Capote, Truman with Eleanor and Frank PerryTrilogy: An Experiment in MultimediaNew YorkMacmillan...jacket. First Edition. Inscribed by Eleanor Perry on front free endpaper,...1969$500-$800$300 PBA Copies for Sale