Category: Morley, Christopher


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Fifth Avenue Bus: An Excursion Among the Books of Christopher Morley With a Note by The Conductor [INSCRIBED]

By: Morley, Christopher

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran and Co., Inc.: 1934

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 049625

ISBN: B000856V6Y

Condition: Very Good

INSCRIBED. Light green cloth, lettered in black. No statement of edition/ptg., 1934 date on lower main title (first issued 1933). Anthology of some of Morley's best work, each selection separately paginated (printed from original plates), 600+ pp. total. Spine panel toned, both covers tanning toward edges, binding somewhat bowed but firm and fully intact. Text block edges typically toned. Inscribed by Morley on front flyleaf, full signature, "Signed for Gertrude Weiss / with best wishes / Because she is a friend / of Bec Wise," dated Cincinnati, April 24, 1934. A difficult title... View more info

John Mistletoe

By: Morley, Christopher

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran and Co., Inc.: 1931

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 049647


Condition: Near Fine

Light green cloth, lettered in gilt. Covers mildly tanned toward edges and along spine panel, otherwise as issued. Dust jacket rubbed along top edge, with 1" triangle of loss to bottom front panel corner, some surface soiling, now in mylar. 455 pp. Stated 1st ed. View more info

The Bowling Green: An Anthology of Verse

By: Morley, Christopher (editor)

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Page & Co.: 1924

Seller ID: 010302

Condition: Very Good

Matching states but no explicit "First Edition" statement, probable vintage reprint edition. Blue 1/4 cloth, paper over boards. Moderately soiled, with some exposure at corners. xxv,182 pp. View more info

Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson: A Textbook of Friendship

By: Morley, Christopher (editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Kessinger Publishing: 2007

Edition: Facsimile Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 046495

ISBN: 143258071X

Condition: Near Fine

Stiff yellow and white wraps, lettered in black. [v],366 pp. Facsimile rpt. of 1944 Harcourt edition. Slight crease to bottom front cover corner, slightly rubbed corners, virtually as issued, with square, uncreased binding, clean and unmarked interior. View more info

The Blue and The Gray; or, War Is Hell

By: Morley, Christopher (reviser/editor); Judson Kilpatrick and J. Owen Moore

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran and Co.: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016984

Condition: Very Good

Royal blue cloth, title labels mounted on front and upper spine panels. A bit tanned along edges and spine panel, faint dampstaining to cloth (not affecting interior) at bottom rear corner. Minimally ex-library with a few stamps, but does not appear to have circulated; former owner signature on front flyleaf; vintage news clipping mounted on rear flyleaf. xv,126 pp. Uncommon. View more info

The Standard Doyle Company: Christopher Morley on Sherlock Holmes

By: Rothman, Steven (editor, intro.); Christopher Morley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Fordham University Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033771

ISBN: 0823212920

Condition: Near Fine

Black cloth, lettered in gold foil. Former owner's signature, date, and address stamp on lower front flyleaf, signature and address inscription also on lower half-title, otherwise unmarked and nearly as issued. Color illus. dust jacket as issued, now in archival mylar. x,430 pp., illus. View more info