Category Archives: Authors-Morley Christopher

Where the Blue Begins, by Christopher Morley: A Short Review

Christopher Morley’s 1923 tale recounts the adventures of Mr Gissing, a bachelor without many cares in the world. Gissing has not examined his life too closely, and is not over-concerned with much. When he becomes guardian of three puppies, his … Continue reading

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Shandygaff, by Christopher Morley: A Review

Though I had read some of Morley’s fiction in the past, this was my first time through his early volume of essays and stories. Published when Morley was twenty-eight, they have an odd feeling to them, as though being simultaneously … Continue reading

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Parnassus on Wheels & The Haunted Bookshop, by Christopher Morley: A Combined Review

Parnassus on Wheels (1917) Although I had read this volume’s sequel before, I couldn’t remember if I had read Parnassus on Wheels, and it bothered me. Fortunately, I only needed a few hours on a particularly lazy Sunday to get through the whole book. … Continue reading

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