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Raise High the Roof Beam Carpenter and Seymour an Introduction

by Salinger, J.D

Condition: Stated First Edition with the tipped in dedication page appearing after the title page making this a Second State. Very good wit


New York: Little Brown, 1959. First Edition. 2nd State. . Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Stated First Edition with the tipped in dedication page appearing after the title page making this a Second State. Very good with light soiling to the top edge and light sunning around the edges of the cloth. The dust-jacket is whole, it has a two half-of-an-inch closed tears in the rear panel. The dust-jacket is not price clipped, however a line has been drawn through the number 4 in $4.99 and $2.99 has been jotted in by hand. Jacket has light wear and rubbing. Light fraying tot he top and bottom of DJ spine. Overall the dust-jacket is described as Good Plus Plus. 8vo. Gray Cloth, 248pp.
  • Bookseller: Westsider Rare & Used Books Inc. US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 45840
  • Title: Raise High the Roof Beam Carpenter and Seymour an Introduction
  • Author: Salinger, J.D
  • Format/binding:Hardcover with Dust Jacket
  • Book condition: Used - Stated First Edition with the tipped in dedication page appearing after the title page making this a Second State. Very good wit
  • Edition: First Edition. 2nd State.
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Little Brown
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1959
  • Keywords: Salinger, J.D


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