Catch-22

by Heller, Joseph

Catch-22 is Joseph Heller’s first novel and his most acclaimed work. Set during World War II, the novel uses a distinctive non-chronological third-person omniscient narration, mainly focusing on the life of Captain John Yossarian, a U.S. Army Air Forces B-25 bombardier. Occasionally, the narrator also shows us how other characters, such as the chaplain or Hungry Joe, experience the world around them. As the novel’s events are described from the different points of view through separate out-of-sequence storylines, the timeline of Catch-22 develops along with the plot.

The novel's title refers to a plot device that is repeatedly invoked in the story. Catch-22 starts as a set of paradoxical requirements whereby airmen mentally unfit to fly did not have to, but could not actually be excused. By the end of the novel, the phrase is invoked as the explanation for many unreasonable restrictions. “Catch-22” has since entered the English language and can be understood as an unsolvable logic puzzle, a difficult situation from which there is no escape.

Upon publication, the book was not a best seller in the United States. It was merely a cult favorite until the publication of the paperback edition in 1962, which set record sales — most likely benefitting from a national debate about the pointlessness of the Vietnam War. Catch-22 has since been ranked as one of the 100 best English-language novels of the 20th century by the Modern Library, one of the 20th century's top 100 novels by the Radcliffe Publishing Course, and one of the 100 greatest novels of all time by The Observer. 

First Edition Identification and Notes

Simon & Schuster first published Catch-22 in June of 1961. The first edition is bound in blue cloth, the top edges of its pages are stained red, and the statement “First Printing” appears on the copyright page. The dust jacket of the first edition has the original $5.95 price on the bottom of the front flap and author's picture on the back panel with no blurbs.

Other Collectible or Notable Editions

Other notable editions include the first UK edition published by Jonathan Cape in 1962 and the 1978 Franklin Library leather-bound and signed limited edition. 

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CATCH-22

by Heller, Joseph

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19th Century Rare Book and Photograph Shop
Published
1961
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1st Edition
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Heller on the origin of the title "Catch-22". FIRST EDITION. Inscribed and signed by Heller: "To Jim Pepper: Who might be interested to know that if not for a novel by Leon Uris called Mila 18, this copy of Catch-22 would be Catch-18. Best wishes Joseph Heller 9/20/78." Heller planned to call the novel Catch-18, but his editor, Robert Gottlieb,… Read more
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Catch-22

by Heller, Joseph

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Thomas A Goldwasser Rare Books
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1961
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First edition
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1961. First edition. Original blue cloth, fine in a nearly fine dust jacket (faint wear and discoloration on the spine). Inscribed by Heller.
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Catch-22.

by Heller, Joseph

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1961
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1961. First edition of Heller's classic first book. Octavo, original blue cloth. Presentation coy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To Albert Raman, Best wishes to you. Joseph Heller 3/20/80 New York." The recipient was a lawyer and well-known book collector. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket with light… Read more
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Catch 22

by Heller, Joseph

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1961
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Fine
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1st Edition
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Simon and Schuster, New York, 1961 First Edition, First Printing with words "FIRST PRINTING" printed on the copyright page. A beautiful copy. This First Issue dustjacket is rich in color with some repair. The book is in nice shape. The binding is tight with minor wear to the edges. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in… Read more
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Catch-22

by HELLER, Joseph

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1961
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FIRST EDITION
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1961. FIRST EDITION. Original blue cloth, with the dust jacket in near perfect condition (slight tear on the spine). Signed by Heller on the title page.
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Catch-22

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1961
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1961. hardcover. near fine. Rebound in full blue morocco, raised bands, a.e.g. N.Y.: Simon & Schuster, 1961. Fine. Very early presentation copy, dated Sept. 11, 1961 - "To Milton Perlman- With all good wishes, and sincere gratitude for your help and encouragement in these pre-publication days. Joe Heller".<br/><br/>
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Catch 22

by Heller, Joseph

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
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1961
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1961. First Edition. Very Good/Very Good. 443 pp. First edition, first printing stated. Signed by Joseph Heller on the front free endpaper, with a lengthy inscription to a former owner. Bound in publisher's blue cloth with spine lettered in white. Very Good+ with bump to bottom edge of front board, thin strip of… Read more
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Catch-22

by Heller, Joseph

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1961
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Fine
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1st Edition
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First Edition, First Printing with the words "FIRST PRINTING" printed on the copyright page. This First Issue dustjacket is vibrant in color and has the $5.95 printed price present on the front flap. The book is in excellent condition. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning with minor wear to the boards. The pages are clean with NO… Read more
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CATCH-22

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1961
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1961. Fine in very good plus to near-fine jacket. First edition of this dark satire on the patriotic narrative of American triumph in World War II, signed by Heller on a tipped-in leaf. A supreme example of black comedy in 20th-century war fiction, CATCH-22 emphasizes the existential disillusionment of soldiers witnessing their companion's… Read more
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Catch-22 [SIGNED and with Author's letter laid in]

by HELLER, Joseph

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1961
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Very Good
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First
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1961 First edition, 1961. Octavo, pp443. Blue cloth covered hard boards with original dust jacket, price clipped. Signed by the author to the title page in blue pen. With the author's note laid in to the previous owner, which reads "Dear Mr. Merry: I've signed it on the page most book collectors… Read more
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CATCH-22

by HELLER, JOSEPH

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FIRST
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NEW YORK: SIMON & SCHUSTER Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). FIRST. A NEAR FINE FIRST edition second printing IN VERY GOOD DJ WITH FOUR TINY TAPE STAINS. SIGNED BY HELLER ON TITLE PAGE. with letter signed by Heller also..
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Catch-22

by HELLER, Joseph

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Argosy Book Store
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1961
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very good(+)
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First
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1961. First. hardcover. very good(+)/good. 8vo, blue cloth, d.w. N.Y.: Simon & Schuster, 1961. First Edition.<br/><br/> Presentation copy. To.... Who's been collecting me for longer than I realized....I hope there'll be much of me for you to keep collecting..." The dust wrapper is creased on the front cover, and… Read more
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Catch-22

by Heller, Joseph

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Bookbid Rare Books
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1961
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Very Good
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1st Edition
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Simon and Schuster, 1961. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. A very good first printing (so stated on the copyright page) in a very good dust jacket, signed by Joseph Heller on a page tipped-in after the front free endpaper. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase.
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CATCH-22 (Advance Reading Copy)

by Heller, Joseph

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Sage Rare & Collectible Books, IOBA
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1961
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Very Good+
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First Edition; First Printing
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Simon & Schuster. Very Good+. 1961. First Edition; First Printing. Paperback. Advance reading copy in original white wraps and blue type stating "To be published October 10, 1961" "Price $5.95" on front cover. Stated "First Printing" on copyright page, but actually pre-publication copy. Wraps are toned with just a little wear spine edges and about 1/2" at… Read more
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Catch-22

by Heller, Joseph

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Quintessential Rare Books, LLC
Published
1961
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Simon and Schuster, New York, 1961 First Edition, First Printing. An attractive First Issue dustjacket with the publisher's $5.95 printed price present and a picture of the author on the back panel. This original dustjacket has light chipping to the spine NOT effecting any lettering and some wear to the back panel. The book is in nice shape. The binding… Read more
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Catch-22

by Heller, Joseph

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Bookbid Rare Books
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1961
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very good
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1st
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Simon & Schuster, 1961. 1st. hardcover. very good/very good. Signed first edition, as stated on copyright page. Signed by the author on a tipped-in page. Book and dust jacket very good. Dust jacket has some tape on inside. Housed in a slipcase.
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Joseph Heller's "Catch-22" Very Rare, Pre-Publication Copy

by Heller, Joseph

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Joseph Heller. "Catch-22." New York: Simon & Schuster, 1961. Soft cover. Marked on cover "To be published October 10, 1961". Copy has the same design as the first edition dust jacket, but this is much scarcer than the first edition. Catch-22. Octavo, original wrappers; 443 pp. Light toning and some foxing to wrappers. Rare. ADVANCE READING COPY, PRECEDING… Read more
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Catch-22 (Uncorrected proof, Agent's copy)

by Heller, Joseph.

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Clayton Fine Books
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1961
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1961. First edition, uncorrected proof. This is Candida Donadio's copy. Donadio was Joseph Heller's agent and responsbile for the "22" in Catch-22. Donadio's name and address have been written on the front cover between "Catch-22" and "Joseph Heller". This was the working copy in Donadio's office. It is, therefore, a very good copy in somewhat… Read more
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Catch-22

by Joseph Heller

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Owl Creek Books
Published
1961
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Very Good+
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First Edition, Second Printing
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Catch-22, Joseph Heller. First Edition, SECOND PRINTING, signed and inscribed by Heller to Olive Plunkett on front flyleaf. In original dust jacket.
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Catch-22

by Heller, Joseph

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Concept Books
Published
1961
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Very Good
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1st Edition
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1961. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Light blue cloth, faded on spine. Slight wear to panels. Small spot on top stain. No marks or inscriptions. Signed by the author on a laid-in paper slip. In a very good/near fine unclipped ($5.95 price) dust jacket… Read more
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CATCH-22.

by Heller, Joseph.

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Waverley Books
Published
1961
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Very Good+ with no dust jacket
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First Edition; First Printing
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AU$2,869.80

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New York: Simon and Schuster.. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1961. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. ADVANCE READING COPY. Very good+ or better copy in white printed wrappers. (Faintly discernible damping at bottom fore edge running through most the book. Not at all messy. Trace of toning at unprinted spine and front cover. Mild crease at… Read more
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Catch-22

by Joseph Heller

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Jeff Bergman Books ABAA/ILAB
Published
1961
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Fine
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1st Edition
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AU$2,719.14

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Simon & Schuster, 1961. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Copy in a Near Fine Jacket $5.95 on Lower Flap. Stated First Edition lightly Foxed on Jacket Spine Excellent Fresh Copy of This Modern Day Classic Scarce in This Condition..
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CATCH-22

by Heller, Joseph

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THE FINE BOOKS COMPANY
Published
1962
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First Edition
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CATCH-22, Simon & Schuster, 1961, first edition, small brownish stain to the base of the spine, else a just about vg+ copy in a vg dw with some light rubbing and wear and some minor professional restoration. The authors first and highly collectable book and of course the source for the film of the same name.
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Catch-22

by HELLER, Joseph

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Lorne Bair Rare Books
Published
1961
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First Edition
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1961. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo (22cm); blue cloth with titles stamped in white on the spine; orange topstain; dustjacket; 443pp. Some rough erasure to front endpaper, else Near Fine, with the topstain still bright and without any rubbing or flaking to the white spine lettering. Dustjacket is unclipped, with rubbing and wear to… Read more
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Catch-22

by HELLER, Joseph

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA
Published
1961
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Very Good
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AU$2,511.08

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1961. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. First edition. Drink rings on the front board, else about near fine in a good plus dustwrapper with a few moderate chips. Author's first novel, whose satiric anti-war attitude set the tone for the 1960s, and whose title quickly became part of the language.
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Catch-22

by Heller, Joseph

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Jay W. Nelson, Bookseller
Published
1961
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Simon & Schuster, 1961. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Stated First Printing with $5.95 price on jacket. Author photo on rear panel of jacket. One-inch tear to jacket and two eighth-inch chips to spine ends of jacket, else light rubbing..
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Catch-22

by Heller, Joseph

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1961
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Very Good+
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Advance Reading Copy
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AU$2,295.84

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1961. Advance Reading Copy. Very Good+. Advance reading copy, preceding the first edition. 443 pp. Wraps. Very Good+ with toning to wraps, concavity to spine, light edge wear, rear endpaper has initials in light crayon. The rare advance issue for book reviewers and publishing industry figures of Heller's first novel.
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Catch-22

by Heller, Joseph

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Bookbid Rare Books
Published
1961
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Near Fine
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2nd Edition
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Simon and Schuster, 1961. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. A near fine second printing signed by Heller on the title page in a near fine price clipped dust jacket that is identical to the first printing dust jacket.
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Catch-22

by Joseph Heller

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Black Dog Books
Published
1961
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Very Good + Minor Wear
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1st Edition
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Simon and Schuste, 1961. Book. Very Good + Minor Wear. Soft cover. 1st Edition. This is an Advanced Reading Copy with uneven sunning to the front and read covers, Catch-22 printed in marker on the plain spine, spine a bit concave, as this was a rather cheaply bound production. Laid in is a small publisher's synopsis with an About… Read more
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Catch-22

by HELLER, Joseph (1923-1999)

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Adrian Harrington Rare Books
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1962. [Wartime satire] FIRST EDITION. Octavo (21 x14cm), pp.443; [1]. Publisher's red cloth, gilt titles to spine, top edge tinted green, second issue dust-jacket, with five reviews replacing the section of the text reprinted on the rear cover. Slightest sign of shelf wear to the cloth. Dust-jacket shows very well with just a couple of thumb… Read more
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CATCH-22 [Signed]

by Heller, Joseph

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Second Story Books
Published
1961
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First Edition, Fifth Printing
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AU$1,434.90

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1961. First Edition, Fifth Printing. Hardcover. Octavo, 442 pages; VG-/VG-; White spine with blue label and white lettering; Dustjacket shows minor chipping near the head and tail of the spine, two closed tears at the top of the cover, mild age-toning, and three small spots of slight discoloration on the bottom right of the… Read more
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CATCH-22

by Heller, Joseph

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W. C. Baker Rare Books & Ephemera
Published
1961
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Good
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First Edition
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1961. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/fair. 443 pp. Publisher's blue cloth, spine lettered in white, in original pictorial dust jacket. Edges of cloth sunned, tail edges scuffed, half-inch dampstain in front board. Expert repair to front hinge. Jacket brittle and toned, with small chips and tears along head and at tail of spine panel… Read more
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Catch-22

by Heller, Joseph

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Pellbooks
Published
1961
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Near Fine
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STATED FIRST PRINTING
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New York: Simon & Schuster,, 1961. NF/VG. Stated First Printing edition. In clean blue cloth HC with light pink/orange topstain and a very clean and bright blue/white/red dj with a full-page photographic portrait of Heller on the rear cover which shows a long internally tape-repaired tear from the top down to about the left eye of Mr. Heller. Non-clipped dj… Read more
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Catch-22: A Dramatization

by Joseph Heller

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Black Dog Books
Published
1973
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Very Good +
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1st Edition
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Delacorte Press, 1973. Book. Very Good +. Soft cover. 1st Edition. Scarce, tall, narrow uncorrected proof copy of this dramatization. Some light age darkening and soiling, someone has printed HELLER along the bottom edge, else a very nice tight copy, most likely never read. .
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Catch-22 [typed extract SIGNED]

by HELLER, Joseph (1923-1999)

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Adrian Harrington Rare Books
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no place, no date. [Modern literature] Typescript beginning "It was love at first sight", taken from the opening chapter 'The Texan' of the classic war satire 'Catch-22' by Joseph Heller. Comprises 15 lines of text below general title, author's name and chapter heading. Signed at foot in black ink by Joseph Heller. A4 size, ideal for framing. Fine condition… Read more
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CATCH - 22.

by Heller, Joseph

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Kurt Gippert Bookseller (ABAA)
Published
1962
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Very good condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$968.56

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1962. Book. Very good condition. Hardcover. First Edition. Octavo (8vo). 443 pages of text. Three quarter leather binding with gilt-stamped spine. New endpapers. The original maroon cloth backstrip/spine has been affixed to a new rear endpaper. A few minor spots of staining/soiling scattered to a few dozen closed page edges and two pages with tiny creases to… Read more
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Catch 22 - a bright copy

by Heller, Joseph

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John Atkinson Books
Published
1962
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London: Cape, 1962. A first edition, first printing published by Cape in 1962. A near fine book (a little light spotting to the top edge) without inscriptions. In a very good/near fine unclipped wrapper with some light tape burns internally to the front flap. A very bright copy
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Catch-22

by HELLER, Joseph

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Michael Treloar Antiquarian Booksellers
Published
1962
Edition
First Edition
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AU$900.00

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. London, Jonathan Cape, 1962 (first UK edition). Octavo; red papered boards, top edge green, with the second-state dustwrapper (unclipped, but the price has the original new bookseller's printed tape label over it, and this has offset very lightly onto the front flyeaf); essentially a very fine copy with the very… Read more
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CATCH-22

by HELLER, Joseph

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Charles Agvent
Published
(1994)
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Fine in slipcase without dustwrapper, as issued
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Limited Edition
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AU$896.81

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New York: Simon & Schuster, (1994). Limited Edition. Hardcover. Fine in slipcase without dustwrapper, as issued. One of 750 numbered and SIGNED copies of this classic with a new preface by Heller. Published in 1994 to coincide with the publication of its sequel, CLOSING TIME, and to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the original publication.
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Catch 22 (first printng)

by Joseph Heller

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RARE PRINT BOOKS
Published
1961
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Very Good
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NEW Jersey: Simon and Schuster, 1961. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Stated first printing in very good clean bright tight square first edition. With clipped original jacket showing a young Heller.For those who want a better than expected 50 year old first printing book! A true piece of history!.
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Catch-22

by Heller, Joseph

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Bookbid Rare Books
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9783596125722
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New York: Simon & Schuster. Hardcover. Dust Jacket Included. Published in New York by Simon and Schuster. Book Club Edition. This copy is INSCRIBED by the author "To John Henley: Congratulations on your graduating from high school this June.Joseph Heller." Book fine except for slight wearing along top and bottom edges. DJ, near fine except for rubbing on… Read more
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Catch 22 (first printng)

by Joseph Heller

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OLDPRINTBOOKS
Published
1961
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Very Good
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NEW Jersey: Simon and Schuster, 1961. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Stated first printing in very good clean bright tight square first edition. With clipped original jacket showing a young Heller.For those who want a better than expected 50 year old first printing book! A true piece of history!.
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Catch-22 - Pirated Edition

by Heller, Joseph

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Books Tell You Why, Inc.
Published
c1961
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
Signed by Author
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AU$803.54

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[Taiwan]. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. c1961. Signed by Author. Cloth. A Taiwanese edition (pirated) in Very Good+ condition with front hinge starting, in alike dust-jacket with light edgewear. Light yellowing to inexpensive paper used. Previous owner's name to front fly leaf. A late signature of Joseph Heller on the title page; Joseph Heller's … Read more
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Catch-22

by HELLER, Joseph

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Sawtooth Books
Published
1978
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A signed limited edition
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Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1978. A signed limited edition. Hardcover. Hardcover. A signed limited edition. A handsome dark blue leather limited edition. Fine in blue leather. With dark blue moire silk endpapers, gold gilt cover designs and page edges, and bound-in silk bookmark. This edition contains introduction written by the author only for the Franklin Library. First published in… Read more
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Catch-22

by Joseph Heller

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Ergodebooks
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1994-10-01
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Good
ISBN
9780671898540
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Simon & Schuster, 1994-10-01. Hardcover. Good.
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Catch-22

by Joseph Heller

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Ergodebooks
Published
1994-10-01
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Used:Good
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Limited
ISBN
9780671898540
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Simon & Schuster, 1994-10-01. Limited. Hardcover. Used:Good.
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Catch-22

by Heller, Joseph

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K & L KICKIN' BOOKS
Published
1963
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Very Good
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1st Edition Great Britain/ 6th p
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. 1st Edition Great Britain/ 6th p. Hardcover. Very Good/Good with shelf wear. Includes 4 promotional cards/ back of dust jacket shows 5 blurbs by other authors/ price clipped/ previous owner's name inside/ 6th printing, 1st Great Britain edition
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Catch-22.

by HELLER, Joseph.

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Peter Ellis bookseller
Published
1962
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Jonathan Cape, London., 1962. First U.K. edition. Octavo. 443 pages. The author's first book. He didn't write another novel for thirteen years. Apparently, he was once asked why he had never written anything else as good as Catch-22; ''Who could?'' was the reply.On the front free endpaper is the contemporary (1962) ownership inscription of Peter Hope Lumley who was… Read more
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Catch-22

by Joseph Heller

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Grayshelf Books, IOBA, TXBA
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
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First UK Edition/First Impression with no mention of subsequent printings, housed in a later state dust jacket with 5 reviews instead of the 28 lines of text; A Very Good book in a Very Good dust jacket. A handsome and presentable copy of this first UK edition of the seminal World War II novel, consistently ranked as one of the… Read more
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Catch-22 (w/Signed Card)

by HELLER, Joseph

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abookshop
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
Second Printing
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NY: Simon & Schuster, 1961. Bound in blue cloth, stamped in white. This is the second printing (stated on the copyright page) of the author's first book. In the same format as the first edition .Signed by the author on a laid in 3" x 5" card. Fitted with a facsimile dust jacket that fits the book perfectly.… Read more
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