What is the setting(time and place) for The Catcher in the Rye?

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    Mostly New York, and the time is the late 1940s-50s. There's a rather good piece on it it Wikipedia:

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Catcher_in_the_Ry...

  • 1 decade ago

    it takes place around the east, i think starting from Connecticut and most to the end takes place in new york, i don't know... 40s 50s?

  • 1 decade ago

    New york

  • 1 decade ago

    read the book urself and find out

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