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Raise High the Roof

J. D. Salinger

Raise High the Roof

by J. D. Salinger

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Published by Bantam .
Written in English

    Subjects:
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  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7823139M
    ISBN 100553262556
    ISBN 109780553262551
    OCLC/WorldCa18800416

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    Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters "Roof Beam" takes place in , on the day of Seymour's wedding. (Buddy, narrating from a later vantage point, tells us that Seymour killed himself six years after the wedding.) Since all the rest of the Glass family is abroad or unavailable, Buddy is the only one who can make it to the wedding. J. D. Salinger - Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters & Seymour: An Introduction4/5(32).

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"Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters" is written in a conventional style of a novella. It's an interesting story told by Buddy Glass about how his brother Seymour Glass did not show up at his wedding. Buddy ends up entertaining some of the wedding guests at the apartment that Buddy and Seymour share/5().

'Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour: An Introduction' were written separately in the mid to late s and were published together inyet they are still as relevant today as they were then, giving realistic looks of America in the s while Cited by: "Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters" is written in a conventional style of a novella.

It's an interesting story told by Buddy Glass about how his brother Seymour Glass did not show up at his wedding/5(). Raise High The Roof Beam, Carpenters is wonderful, and while it occasionally dips a little too deeply into the preciousness well (the same well that Salinger comes oh-so-close to drowning in in Franny and Zooey), it works, and, if you've read A Perfect Day for Bananafish, serves as /5.

Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour: An Introduction Hardcover – January 1, by/5(10). Between and he produced four book-length works of fiction: The Catcher in the Rye; Nine Stories; Franny and Zooey; and Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour—An Introduction.

The books have been embraced and celebrated throughout the world and have been credited with instilling in many a lifelong love of : Little, Brown and Company. Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour: an By J.D. Salinger While probably best know for his masterpiece, The Catcher in the Rye American writer J.D.

Salinger is also known for helping to establish The New Yorker 's literary reputation on the short story scene. "Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters" was beautifully written and it is probably the better of the two stories when I'm being objective, but the second, "Seymour: An Introduction", is far more touching and definitely more earnest/5.

raise high the roof beam, carpenters inseymour. An Introduction in Whatever their differences in mood or effect, they are both very much concerned with Seymour Glass, who is the main character in my still-uncompleted series about the Glass family.

Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters is narrated by Buddy Glass, the second of the Glass brothers. It recounts his visit, World War II army leave into attend his brother Seymour's marriage to Muriel and tells of the aftermath of the wedding's extraordinary non-occurrence (Seymour's no-show), which sets the stage for Seymour's suicide in Picture of the first edition copyright page for Raise High the Roof Beam.

Picture of dust jacket where original $ price is found for Raise High the Roof Beam. Picture of the back dust jacket for the first edition of Raise High the Roof Beam.

Other first edition points for books by J.D. Salinger include: The Catcher in the Rye, Franny and Zooey. Nine Stories. Franny and Zooey. Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5.

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These two long short stories have previously appeared in the New Yorker and both deal with the eldest child and most outstanding member of the remarkable Glass family — Seymour Glass.

Raise High is an account of Seymour's wedding day innarrated by Buddy Glass. Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour: An Introduction by J.

Salinger and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A haunting and deeply personal portrait of family tragedy from the much-loved author of The Catcher in the Rye Buddy Glass is the second-eldest son in the eccentric and enchanting Glass family.

He is on leave from the army during World War II, attending the wedding of his eldest brother, Seymour. But the wedding is not a happy one- it is overcast by a sense of strange suspense.5/5(1). The Catcher in the Rye/Franny and Zooey/Nine Stories/Raise High the Roof Beam book.

Read 39 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. The author writes: The two long pieces in this book originally came out in The New Yorker—RAISE HIGH THE ROOF BEAM, CARPENTERS inSEYMOUR—An Introduction in Whatever their differences in mood or effect, they are both very much concerned with Seymour Glass, who is the main character in my still-uncompleted series about the Glass family%().

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RAISE HIGH THE ROOF BEAM. By Paul Goldberger. Oct. 6, ; THIS book is the story of the building of a house, and it is told with such clarity, intelligence and grace it .Definitely "Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour: An Introduction" is not J. D. Salinger's most popular and most read work.

People who read this book are die-hard fans of this writer and really like the Glass family and are interested in knowing more about them.5/5(5).RAISE HIGH THE ROOF BEAM, CARPENTERS - and - SEYMOUR - An Introduction by J.D.

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