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Franny and Zooey by J. D. Salinger - First - 1961 - from Jack Blodgett and Biblio.co.uk

Franny and Zooey

by J. D. Salinger

Condition: Good/Fair


Boston: Little Brown & Co. 1961. First Edition. Fourth Printing. Hardcover. Gray colored cloth book with gilt lettering on spine. Very slight rubbing on spine edges. In dust jacket, badly soiled and lightly chipped. Foxing on endpapers and on numerous leaves. Size: 5 1/2 X 8 1/8


Franny and Zooey is J. D. Salinger's third book, published as such in 1961, its two parts having originally appeared as a short story and a novella in The New Yorker in 1955 and 1957, respectively. Franny and Zooey, a sister and brother both in their 20s, are the two youngest members of the Glass family, which was a frequent focus of Salinger's writings. The action of both parts takes place over a long weekend in November 1955.


  • Bookseller: Jack Blodgett US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 6197
  • Title: Franny and Zooey
  • Author: J. D. Salinger
  • Format/binding: Cloth
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: Fair
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
  • Place: Boston
  • Date published: 1961


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