Having become an iconic New Hampshire reclusive during his
later decades, the 'mystery' of author J. D. Salinger's whereabouts
has fed the intrigue and the perpetuating classroom and booklover
discussions. At least twice a year, young folks....
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Hi, Folks ... Mom said, 'I need to downsize'. Moving to assisted living, what she couldn't take included 8,000-plus books & records. A decade later, my upcountry barn is bursting. Books multiply as others recycle priorities. I now have 30,000 or more books looking for good homes, and my learning curve has been a roller coaster. I celebrate word-crafters, thought-tumblers, laughter ... the arts of communication at every turn. I preserve, protect, and share. I am also Hedgehog Publishing, 'Words & Pictures by & for Folks with Prickly Backs, Soft Bellies, & Small Brains'.
Edition: First edition. 1st printing.
Binding: Mass-market paperback
Publisher: Signet / New American Library 943
Date published: 1952
Description: Good. No dust jacket as issued. 176 p. No cover illustration credit. Science Fiction, the 21st century: A look at a world where "interpanetary exploration and spacesuits are as commonplace as Sunday driving and overcoats are today. " Read More
Edition: 2nd printing.
Publisher: J. B. Lippincott
Date published: 1964
Description: Gruger Studio Inc. (Illustrations by). Good in good dust jacket. Ex-library. Discarded from a high school library. Spine tilt. 160 p. The dramatic use of low temperatures in the early 1960s played a role in rocketry and space experiments. So, this volume IS rocket science! Read More
Edition: Reprint. "4th impression"
Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York
Date published: 1964
Description: Very good. No dust jacket. Slight edgewear; Interior upper left edge full book minor crease (production flaw), no bent cover; Clean, tight; near fine. 127 p. Includes index. B&W photos; pictorial cover in black, orange, yellow, white; black titles. Youth audiuence. Library/text binding. How was our space and missles program explained in the early 1960s? Here we have the youth-oriented textbook. Read More