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J.D. Salinger’s toilet for sale on e-Bay: price US$ 1 million

The toilet J.D. Salinger used from mid-1960s to mid-1980s. "Uncleaned and in it's original condition"

Memorabilia from J.D Salinger are so rare that Rick Kohl of webuytreasure.com is asking US$ 1 million for the reclusive author’s toilet.

It’s almost as if “The Catcher in the Rye” author [...] saw this moment coming in 1953 when he retreated in growing distress about his own fame to small-town New Hampshire and became a notorious recluse.

Salinger’s toilet, the ultimate symbol of privacy for a man notorious for defending his, is being auctioned on eBay.

[Kohl] a well-known memorabilia and collectibles dealer based in Kernersville who has stalked Salinger items for years is asking the standard eBay hey-look-at-this-bizarre-thing-I’ve-got price of $1 million but said he’s open to reasonable offers.

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