"I'm Crazy" in Collier's, December 22, 1945
Price: 1,250.00 USD
New York: The Crowell-Collier Publishing Company, 1945. An issue of Collier's magazine that includes the short story "I'm Crazy" by J.D. Salinger, which is the first appearance of Holden Caulfield in print. 82 p. Folded stapled sheets. Very Good. Mailing label on front cover. Slight roll to spine, a bit of light foxing to front cover. Bottom corner lightly bumped. Salinger would not allow this story, which is an early version of the first two chapters of Catcher in the Rye, to be reprinted. First Edition. Very Good.