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Stated First Edition "The Catcher in the Rye" by J. D. Salinger, 1951

Item Details

Title and Author/Editor: The Catcher in the Rye (J. D. Salinger)
Genre: Literary and Classic
Illustrator: Michael Mitchell
Type of Illustration: Jacket design
Binding: Custom clamshell case, Cloth on board
Dust Jacket: Yes
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Publication Year: 1951
Period: Mid-20th Century
Place of Publication: Boston
Edition Statement: Stated First Edition
Number of Books: 1
Additional Notes: J. D. Salinger’s first book, housed in a custom clamshell box with gilt lettering, features the original dust jacket with a photograph of Salinger to the back panel and a slug for the Book-of-the Month Club selection to the interior back flap.

Terms & Conditions


- wear to the cover at the headband and tail, rubbed edges, bumped corners and soiling; chipping, soiling and browning to the original dust jacket; cracked front hinge; writing to the text margins and underlining; tanning to the text; custom clamshell case is in pristine condition.


2.0" W x 9.25" H x 6.25" D

- measures clamshell case.

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