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The catcher in the rye

Author: J D Salinger
Publisher: Boston : LB Books, 1951.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The hero-narrator of THE CATCHER IN THE RYE is an ancient child of sixteen, a native New Yorker named Holden Caulfield. Through circumstances that tend to preclude adult, secondhand description, he leaves his prep school in Pennsylvania and goes underground in New York City for three days. The boy himself is at once too simple and too complex for us to make any final comment about him or his story. Perhaps the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J D Salinger
ISBN: 0316769487 9780316769488
OCLC Number: 396916056
Description: 214 pages ; 17 cm
Responsibility: J.D. Salinger.

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Holden, knowing he is to be expelled from school, decides to leave early. He spends three days in New York City and tells the story of what he did and suffered there.  Read more...

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