Nine Stories, J.D. Salinger
First edition, first printing
New York: Little, Brown and Company, 1953. In the first issue dust jacket with $3.00 price present. Binding is sturdy with some light shelfwear and rubbing to boards and spine, primarily to the crown. The spine gilt is faded, as is common. A bit of offsetting and foxing to endpapers, else internally clean with no markings. The dust jacket shows sunning to the spine, general wear, creasing and a few closed tears, reinforced with tape to the verso of the front flap fold. In archival protection. Salinger's second book and first collection of short stories.
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