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IT'S A KIND OF A MEMORABILIA A LETTER ABOUT THE TROJAN HORSE (WRITTEN TO F. P. FRAZIER OF J. B. LIPPINCOTT COMPANY)

By: Christopher Morley

Price: $47.00

Publisher: J. B. Lippincott Co: 1937

Seller ID: 34895

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


16 pages; A fine example encased in a blue cloth clamshell. Ashby A124 lacking tiny bit of l/r tip of front cover [1/8"] View more info

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IT'S A KIND OF A MEMORABILIA A LETTER ABOUT THE TROJAN HORSE (WRITTEN TO F. P. FRAZIER OF J. B. LIPPINCOTT COMPANY)

By: Christopher Morley

Price: $56.40

Publisher: J. B. Lippincott Co: 1937

Seller ID: 34894

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


16 pages; A fine example encased in a blue cloth clamshell. Ashby A124 lacking tiny bit of l/r tip of front cover [1/8"] View more info

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OFF THE DEEP END. [AUTHOR SIGNED]

By: Christopher Morley

Price: $70.45

Publisher: London, William Heinemann,: 1929

Edition: 1st Uk

Seller ID: 34896

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Signed and dedicated by author on first free blank. "This is Oliver's copy to solemnize and signify an important date- April 3 1929, In honor of DWB. 34, E 49th St, Chris-. Grey cloth with fading to covers. ; Signed by Author View more info

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MINCE PIE: ADVENTURES ON THE SUNNY SIDE OF GRUB STREET

By: Christopher Morley

Price: $93.95

Publisher: N Y, George H. Doran and Co: 1919

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 34958

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Covers show shelf wear to edges and osme light stains. This is the scrace 1st ed 1st state with 'of' [instead of 'on'] on p vii. Ashby 16. A.1 View more info

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Where The Blue Begins

By: Christopher Morley

Price: $32.85

Publisher: N Y, N Y, Doubleday: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28735

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; Bluish cloth back & printed paper boards. Binding soiledand worn. Flat signed by author on ffep. Gift inscription in another hand on half-title page. ; Signed by Author View more info

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THUNDER ON THE LEFT [SIGNED]

By: Christopher Morley

Price: $466.19

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday, Page & Company: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34847

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


7.875; 273 pages; So stated first ed. Flat signed on half title by author. Contetns clean and bright, binding firm. An ominous story of fantasy and grotesque humor. NOTE: From a considerable collection of works by Christopher Morley that Mr. Kane had assembled, notated in many cases, but not yet cataloged. We believe he intended to ultimately create one or more large collections from this material, which he would offer intact and/or this was a personal collection stemming from his own interest in Morley..; Signed by Author View more info

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A PRIDE OF SONNETS TOGETHER WITH AN ESSAY ON A SONNET [1951 LIMITED EDITION]

By: Christopher Morley

Price: $131.55

Publisher: Madison, New Jersey, The Golden Hind Press: 1951

Seller ID: 34854

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Limited Edition un-numbered. A book of sonnets. Pagination: 30 pages. Width: 6.5" Height: 9.25" NOTE: From a considerable collection of works by Christopher Morley that Mr. Kane had assembled, notated in many cases, but not yet cataloged. We believe he intended to ultimately create one or more large collections from this material, which he would offer intact and/or this was a personal collection stemming from his own interest in Morley. Author: Christopher Morley was born in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania. His father, Frank Morley, was a mathematics professor at Haverford College; his mother,... View more info

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THE HOUSE OF DOONER; : THE LAST OF THE FRIENDLY INNS

By: Christopher Morley

Price: $23.45

Publisher: Philadelphia, David McKay Company: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34867

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


6"; #358 of 1,000 copies . Lee 76. Darkening to spine, lt crease to front cover. View more info

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ANOTHER LETTER TO LORD CHESTERFIELD. FROM SAMUEL JOHNSON AND CHRISTOPHER MORLEY

By: Christopher. Morley

Price: $46.95

Seller ID: 34836

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


7 7/8" x 5 1/8”; This appears to be the limited edition but without the limitation page. From the estate of Norman Kane. Original glassine covers with back panel scraped at U/R. Written in exaggerated period prose. View more info

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FOOTNOTES FOR A CENTENNIAL

By: Morley, Christopher

Price: $75.15

Publisher: Philip C. Duschnes,:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34955

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Written for the Centennial of Haverford College, 1st in book form. Red cloth with black and gold stamped label. This has an interesting bibliography. It was published in a limited edition of 400 L&B 24-25, Ashby A119. This conforms to the Second State. However the 2nd state existed before the first was published and in fact was a gifted copy from Morley to Duchesne who was the publisher. This per a laid in typed note. View more info

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THE ARROW

By: Morley, Christopher

Price: $23.45

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday, Page & Company: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34844

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


6.875"; 85 pages; So-stated 1st/1ST. A 'malicious' fantasy of the effects of a sea voyage on a young man. Loses tot he DJ along the top edge. Gifted to GFB from WMW. NOTE: From a considerable collection of works by Christopher Morley that Mr. Kane had assembled, notated in many cases, but not yet cataloged. We believe he intended to ultimately create one or more large collections from this material, which he would offer intact and/or this was a personal collection stemming from his own interest in Morley.. View more info

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THE HAUNTED BOOKSHOP

By: Morley, Christopher

Price: $14.05

Publisher: Lippincott: 1946

Seller ID: 18494

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Mysteries; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Acrylic clear cover. View more info

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PLEASED TO MEET YOU

By: Morley, Christopher

Price: $14.05

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Company: 1927

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18712

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall View more info

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MANDARIN IN MANHATTAN, FUTHER TRANSLATIONS FROM THE CHINESE

By: Morley, Christopher

Price: $46.95

Publisher: N Y, Doubleday, Doran & Co: 1933

Seller ID: 34944

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


5.5" x 7.75". Black cloth with daded areas on spine. Dedication and autograph of Morley on 2nd blank. Early printing. ; Signed by Author View more info

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CONRAD AND THE REPORTERS

By: Morley, Christopher

Price: $65.75

Publisher: N Y, Doubleday , Page & Company: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34848

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


7 7/8" x 5 1/8”; 63 pages; Frontis photo of conrad and Captain Bone. Green DJ with tears and crease at spine bottom. Book VG with clean contents. 1 of 815 limited edition copies. View more info

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EX LIBRIS CARISSIMIS

By: Morley, Christopher

Price: $51.70

Publisher: University of Penn. Press: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34897

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Lectures about book collecting given at the University Pennsylvania. 1st printing with uncorrected print on PP 40, 46. View more info

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INWARD HO!

By: Morley, Christopher

Price: $46.95

Publisher: N Y, Doubleday, Page & Company: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34942

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Ownership penned inside front cover. In acrylic jacket, later. View more info

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OUTWARD BOUND

By: Morley, Christopher

Price: $46.95

Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI, Private Press of Oliver A. Wallace,: 1923

Seller ID: 34949

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


#309 of 377 limited edition. Tipped in plate of sialing ship. White paper and gree. Waterstain to lower margin corner not intruding into text. Oliver Press's second book. View more info

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THE POWDER OF SYMPATHY

By: Morley, Christopher

Price: $56.35

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday,page & Company,: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34885

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 7.5"; The powder of sympathy is a magical nostrum for creating sympathy between books and readers. 1st, Lee 65, first state binding Lyle. View more info

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CHRISTOPHER MORLEY'S BRIEFCASE

By: Morley, Christopher

Price: $23.45

Publisher: Philadelphia, Lippincott: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34822

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


7.625:"; 64 pages; 1st ed, 1st state with PLAza at end of p64. Soil to front cover. View more info