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Description - Raise High The Roofbeam by J. D. Salinger

Commonly mislabeled the worst of the Glass family saga, and of J D Salinger's work in general, Raise High the Roofbeam Carpenters, and Seymour, an Introduction, deserves much praise. Salinger takes a lot of care and thought in writing these two short stories. Raise High the Roofbeam, Carpenters features Buddy Glass attending his brother, Seymour's wedding. Seymour never physically appears in this story, but Buddy narrates so much about him that he is very much a main character. Seymour, an Introduction is a more difficult read. What at first appears incessant ramblings of a grief stricken sibling, at second glance becomes a well crafted work of genuis.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780434670017
ISBN-10: 0434670014
Format: Hardback
(223mm x 145mm x 25mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: William Heinemann Ltd
Publisher: Cornerstone
Publish Date: 31-Mar-1994
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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