23 September 2004
JAMES GERALD STOKELY DOORLY (1880-1956)
The Voyages of the 'Morning'. New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1916. 8° (200 x 125mm). Half-title. Frontispiece, plates, 1 folding map. Original pictorial blue cloth. Provenance: Mercantile Library, New York (ink stamps, disposal stamp on endpaper).
FIRST U.S. EDITION, A FINE COPY AND RARE. Rosove 96.A3.
J.G.S. DOORLY. In the Wake. Melbourne: Robert Son & Mullens Ltd. [n.d. but circa 1944]. Small 8° (179 x 120mm.) Frontispiece after Frank Hurley, 5 plates. (Browned). Original cloth-backed boards, dust-jacket. First Australian edition, later issue on cheap paper. Rosove 97.B1c.
J.G.S. DOORLY. The Songs of the 'Morning'. Melbourne: Bread and Cheese Club, 1943. 4° (242 x 182mm). 1 plate, 1 full-page illustration. Original grey card wrappers. Provenance: Mrs R.I. McClaren (presentation inscription from the author, dated Melbourne 1943). First edition, author's presentation copy. Rosove 98.A1 'Uncommon'. (3)
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