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    First Edition of Salinger's Classic

    J. D. Salinger. The Catcher in the Rye. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1951. First edition stated, in first issue dust jacket with Salinger portrait on back panel. Octavo. 277 pages. Publisher's black cloth with gilt titles to spine. Gilt dulled. Faint foxing to fore-edge; light thumbsoiling to bottom edge. Offsetting and toning to endpapers, more prominent to rear pastedown. Dust jacket has been professionally restored. Minor toning to spine and rear panel of jacket. Near fine.

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