Eugene Reynal

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Eugene Reynal was an American Publisher and in 1933 Founder of Blue Ribbon Books of Garden City, New York and Reynal and Hitchcock of New York, New York.[1]

Louis Menand in the New Yorker writes of him that he 'achieved immortality the bad way' by turning down the opportunity to publish Catcher in the Rye.[2]


  1. ^ American Authors and Books: 1640 to Present Day Third Revised Edition, Crown Publishers, Inc., New York. (Original Editors W. J. Burke and Will D. Howe)
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