Fifth Avenue, 5 A.M.

Audrey Hepburn, Breakfast at Tiffany's, and the Dawn of the Modern Woman

by Sam Wasson

Hardcover, 231 pages, Harpercollins, List Price: $19.99 | purchase

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Fifth Avenue, 5 A.M.
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Audrey Hepburn, Breakfast at Tiffany's, and the Dawn of the Modern Woman
Author
Sam Wasson

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Depicts the making of the iconic film Breakfast at Tiffany's in the late 1950s, drawing on interviews with those involved in the film's production, including the actors, producer Richard Shepherd and late author Truman Capote's biographer, Gerald Clarke. 30,000 first printing.

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The iconic black dress worn by Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany's was specially designed by Hubert de Givenchy. Howell Conant/Paramount/ The Kobal Collection hide caption

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