River District Cook Book

By: Avison, Virginia

Price: $10.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


36 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Yellow softcover booklet, 36 pages, 61 local recipes mentioning names of originators. Many very nice b/w illustrations including Fisherman's Wharf, St. Clair Inn, David R. Lester House, Gliems Meat Market, S. S. South American (passenger ship) and more. ; Edited and illustrated by Virginia Avison, great-granddaughter of Captain Dennis H. McBride, master of steamers Queen of the West, Atlantic, and Detroit. Recipes and lore from the River District of southeast Michigan, between Lake St. Clair and Lake Huron. ; Only a touch of wear. No marks or defects. Decorative blue yarn affixed, presumably as issued. Scarce.

Title: River District Cook Book

Author Name: Avison, Virginia

Categories: Cooking,

Publisher: St. Clair County Independent Press: 1968

Book Condition: Near Fine

Item: 0.40 lbs

Seller ID: 21415

Keywords: Lake Saint Clair ; Lake Huron ; Great Lakes Region ; Maritime History ; Nautical ; Detroit ; Michigan History ; Cooking ; Cookbooks ; Recipes ;,