Born in a Beer Garden: Christopher Morley Born in a Beer Garden: Christopher Morley

Born in a Beer Garden

Christopher Morley

Published by The Foundry Press:R.C. Rimington, New York, 1930
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Fine, near mint copy of this limited edition #167 of 999. " Born in a Beer Garden or, She Troupes to Conquer Sundry Ejaculations by Christopher Morley, Cleon Throckmorton and Ogden Nash and certain of the Hoboken ads with a commentary on them by earnest elmo Calkins Embellishment by Edwar A. Wilson, George Illian, Cleon Throckmorton, August William Hutaf and Jay". On the next page is a tipped in sheet on parchment paper, which is a reproduction of Morley's suggestions for the title page. The book retains it's nice black stain to top of block, and has on light pencil notation of ffp, stating that , "The Foundry Press RC Rimington . New Forks City" The signed limitation page shows a man in a top hat with a sandwich sign that states, " of this edition 999 copies have been printed for The Foundry press:R.C. Rimington by the Marchbanks Press New York, of which copies 1 to 50 are for hilarity, and 51 to 999 fpr sale. Copies 51 to71 on imported paper and signed by all contributors. This is copy No. 167. Large, fine paper label on front cover black and white checked cover. 23 pages of bogus and hilarious faux ads. pages are untrimmed and fore-edge is slightly tanned. A wonderful Morly collectible. Bookseller Inventory # 000376

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Title: Born in a Beer Garden

Publisher: The Foundry Press:R.C. Rimington, New York

Publication Date: 1930

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: Edward Wilaon, George Illian, Cleon Throckmorton,August Hutaf and jay

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First Thus

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