Tuesday, July 5
Nine Stories - J. D. Salinger (1953)
Wikipedia - "Nine Stories (1953) is a collection of short stories by American fiction writer J. D. Salinger published in April 1953. It includes two of his most famous short stories, "A Perfect Day for Bananafish" and "For Esmé – with Love and Squalor". (Nine Stories is the U.S. title; the book is published in many other countries as For Esmé - with Love and Squalor, and Other Stories.) The stories are: "A Perfect Day for Bananafish"; "Uncle Wiggily in Connecticut"; "Just Before the War with the Eskimos"; "The Laughing Man"; "Down at the Dinghy"; "For Esmé – with Love and Squalor"; "Pretty Mouth and Green My Eyes"; "De Daumier-Smith's Blue Period"; "Teddy"."
[PDF] Nine Stories (1953)
NY Times: Threads of Innocence By EUDORA WELTY (April 5, 1953)
Slate - The Mimic: How Salinger Helped Reinvent the Short Story by Imitating It
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