09/16/2010 03:06 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Salinger-Signed 'The Catcher in the Rye' Up For Auction: It Might Be Fake

That rarity, which makes the auction so exciting, also makes it merit scrutiny. And a thing or two about the auction of "The Catcher in the Rye" seem a bit odd. First, it's listed as a first edition -- which it is, but of the Modern Library reprinting.

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