Item #CNJL2446 The Catcher in the Rye [with] Nine Stories [and with] Franny and Zooey [and also with] Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour: An Introduction; Centennial Edition. J. D. Salinger.

The Catcher in the Rye [with] Nine Stories [and with] Franny and Zooey [and also with] Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour: An Introduction; Centennial Edition

[New York]: Little Brown and Company [Hachette Group], [2018]. Hardcover. Boxed set of four volumes, octavo size, in slipcase and with original shrinkwrap. Fine. Item #CNJL2446

In advance of the centennial of Salinger’s birth on January 1, 2019, Little Brown and Company honored the author with a reissue of his work, including "The Catcher in the Rye", "Nine Stories", "Franny and Zooey", and "Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour: An Introduction".

Of the writers in Salinger's generation, Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist John Updike attested that "the short stories of J. D. Salinger really opened my eyes as to how you can weave fiction out of a set of events that seem almost unconnected, or very lightly connected" (n.b. quote from Wiki).

___DESCRIPTION: Volumes bound in brightly coloured red, blue, green and yellow cloth with silver lettering on spines, octavo size (set measures 8 1/4" by 5 3/4" by 3 1/2"), housed in a slipcase covered with natural linen cloth, note that the original shrinkwrap is intact, we have opted to leave it to the new owner to open.

___CONDITION: Volumes still in the original shrink-wrap and appear to be fine and without defect; slipcase and shrinkwrap without any bumps, tears or sunning.

___POSTAGE: Please note that this is a multi-volume set and additional postage may apply; please inquire for details.

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Price: $400.00

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