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Thorofare

by Morley, Christopher

Condition: Very Good/good


Harcourt Brace, 1942. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/good. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket with chipping and age tanning. 469p. Story of Geoffrey Barton, an English boy who came to the United States, and his adventures of mind and feeling in the years until he became an American citizen. In 1942 Kirkus Reviews wrote that this book "is a searching and sympathetic and understanding picture of a boy growing up; a nostalgic background look to the pranks and disasters and adventures of boyhood, the cruelties and the imaginings, the dreams and the realities. Christopher Morley (1890-1957) was an American journalist, novelist, essayist and poet.


  • Bookseller: Diatrope Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 28385
  • Title: Thorofare
  • Author: Morley, Christopher
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Harcourt Brace
  • Date published: 1942
  • Keywords: 20th Century Literature, American Literature, Christopher Morley,
  • Bookseller catalogs: Fiction;
  • Subjects: FICTION / General;


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