"Selected Works" by J.D. Salinger is Out
The Azerbaijan State Translation Centre (AzSTC) is pleased to announce about the publication of “Selected Works” by Jerome David Salinger, the world-famous American writer, as part of a 150-volume series “Pearls of World Literature”.
The book which begins with the writer’s interview titled “I Write Only for Myself” includes the writer’s famous novel “The Catcher in the Rye”, such short stories as “Both Parties Concerned”, “Go See Eddie”, “The Young Folks”, “Elaine”, “This Sandwich Has No Mayonnaise”, “The Stranger”, “A Young Girl in 1941 with No Waist at All”, “De Daumier-Smith's Blue Period”, “Teddy”, as well as his daughter Margaret Salinger’s memoir “Dream Catcher”, dedicated to her father.
The authors of the translation are notable literary translators Tehran Valiyev, Nariman Abdulrahmanly and Rabiga Nazimgyzy.
The copies of the edition will be available one of these days at one of the many bookstore locations listed below in the coming days:
‘Akademiya’ Book House
‘Baku Book Center’
‘Chiraq’ Book House
Book House of the Presidential Administration of the Azerbaijan Republic
Sales kiosk of Azerbaijan University of Languages
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