first edition Hardcover
1932 · Garden City, NY
by Morley, Christopher
Garden City, NY: Doubleday Doran, 1932. First Edition/Advance Issue. Hardcover. Good+ (Near Fine but for chip at head), in Good DJ. Very minor shelf wear, moderate chip at head, else tight, bright and unmarred. Glassine DJ spit at front flap, several moderate/large chips, else unmarred (seldom found at all). Pale blue paper boards, gilt decorative elements, black paper label, white ink lettering. 8vo. 208pp.
"This edition is limited to 250 copies before publication. With best wishes of the author and publisher for a Merry Christmas & Better Times in 1932 Doubleday, Doran & Co." is printed, in the form of the Empire State Building, on the front label. Early dealer invoice laid in. Overall, a nice copy of this Advance Issue. (Inventory #: 3285)