Garden City: Grosset & Dunlap, 1917. Early Reprint. Hardcover. Octavo. Mottled blue cloth over navy spine, gilt ruled. Blue design of horse-drawn bookwagon to front, plus lettering. Yellow lettering to spine. Shelfwear and staining to edges of boards. Moderate age toning. Author's signature to front free endpaper. This is a worn yet solid copy of a classic tale of a traveling bookstore, horse-drawn, and the protagonist's dealings with his sister. SIGNED by Christopher Morley,
to front free endpaper. Good Only. Item #85303
Christopher Morley, 1890 - 1957, was an American novelist. Morley's first novel, Parnassus On Wheels (1917) follows Roger Mifflin, a traveling bookseller, and his adventures with a bookstore on wheels.