you really want to hear about it, the first thing you'll probably want
to know is where I was born, and what my lousy childhood was like, and
how my parents were occupied and all before they had me, and all that
David Copperfield kind of crap, but I don't feel like going into it, if
you want to know the truth."
J.D. The Catcher in the Rye. Boston: Little, Brown and
Company, 1951. Octavo, original black cloth, original dust jacket. $20,000.
edition in first-issue dust jacket. Book fine in superb unrestored dust jacket with virtually no edgewear; front panel of
dust-jacket remarkably bright and vibrant; very light toning to spine. An