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    J. D. Salinger. The Catcher in the Rye. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1951. First edition. Octavo. [2, blank], [vi], 277, [3, blank] pages. Publisher's black cloth, spine stamped in gilt. In the original first-issue dust jacket, with the extreme top of Salinger's head cropped, and the $3.00 price intact on the front flap. Jacket has been extensively restored, jacket toned (especially at spine), some thumbsoiling and rubbing to jacket. Gilt on cloth spine is virtually perished, binding somewhat worn and soiled, endleaves offset, previous owner's signature on front free endpaper. Slightly skewed. Still, a good copy restored for a nicer overall appearance.

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