Thorofare by Christopher Morley.
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. 469p.
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.
Author: Christopher Morley.
Publisher: Harcourt Brace, 1942.
Condition: Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket with chipping and age tanning. Very Good in good dust jacket.
Keywords: 20th Century Literature, American Literature, Christopher Morley, Fiction, Literature, American Studies
We Also Recommend
Fire in the Hills: A Collective Remembrance (with lain in Richard Misrach card of the fire)