The Uncollected Stories

By J. D. Salinger

It is a chronological selection of 22 tales written through Salinger - starting with "The younger Folks" in 1940 and concluding with "Hapworth sixteen, 1924" in 1965 - yet passed over of his accumulated 9 tales. of those ("I'm Crazy" and "Slight uprising Off Madison") have been early models of chapters in The Catcher within the Rye. "Hapworth" is a letter from Seymour Glass - this tale crammed a subject of the hot Yorker and Salinger later barred book of it.

Obviously passed over are any unpublished tales - similar to the 2 tales held at Princeton ("The Ocean choked with Bowling Balls" and "The final and better of the Peter Pans") even if an analogous narrator from these tales (Vince Caulfield) additionally narrates within the integrated tale "This Sandwich Has No Mayonnaise" and is a personality in "Last Day of the final Furlough."

The tales include:

• "The younger Folks" (Story, 1940)
• "Go See Eddie" (Kansas evaluation, 1940)
• "The cling of It" (Collier's, 1941)
• "The middle of a damaged Story" (Esquire, 1941)
• "The lengthy Debut of Lois Taggett" (Story, 1942)
• "Personal Notes on an Infantryman" (Collier's, 1942)
• "The Varioni Brothers" (Saturday night submit, 1943)
• "Both events Concerned" (Saturday night publish, 1944)
• "Soft-Boiled Sargeant" (Saturday night submit, 1944)
• "Last Day of The final Furlough" (Saturday night put up, 1944)
• "Once per week Won't Kill You" (Story, 1944)
• "A Boy in France" (Saturday night publish, 1945)
• "Elaine" (Story, 1945)
• "This Sandwich Has No Mayonnaise" (Esquire, 1945)
• "The Stranger" (Collier's, 1945)
• "I'm Crazy" (Collier's, 1945)
• "Slight uprising Off Madison" (The New Yorker, 1946)
• "A younger woman in 1941 with out Waist At All" (Mademoiselle, 1947)
• "The Inverted Forest" (Cosmopolitan, 1947)
• "A lady I Knew" (Good house responsibilities, 1948)
• "Blue Melody" (Cosmopolitan, 1948)
• "Hapsworth sixteen, 1924" (The New Yorker, 1965)

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