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by Consolidated Book Publishers

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Birmingham, West Midlands
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First Edition First Printing J.D. Salinger's First Appearance in a Commercial Book Consolidated Book Publishers, Inc, Chicago, Illinois 1943. First Edition / First Printing / Second Issue. Copyright dates 1943 match on the title page and copyright page. The first issue which is very scarce has the date 1942. This book lacks the original shipping carton.
Book Condition:Very Good-,�shelf wear on the edges and heaviest at the spine, rounded corners, scuffs on the boards, book is still tight and square, illustrated throughout, has the typical age toned pages, dampstain at the top edge which penetrates the top edge of most pages, book has been well read.
Salinger's story is his FIRST published book appearance predating CATCHER IN THE RYE by eight years. Also includes works by Ellery Queen, Rudyard Kipling, Damon Runyan, and Ernest Thayer's "Casey at the Bat," among others. Numerous color and black-and-white illustrations

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