The Rhode Island johnny-cake

The Rhode Island johnny-cake

North Franklin, CT: L. B. Ladd, printer, 1878. 32mo (approx. 6" x 3½"), pp. [4]; fine in original printed gray wrappers. A poem in 10 sestets on the famed Rhode Island delicacy. Let the bards from the North, South, East, and West, All sing in the theme that suits them the best: Let them sing of baked beans, of puddings and pies, Their hot apple dumplings, and doughnuts, likewise, The bard of Rhode Island no theme can afford But to sing of hot Johnny Cakes fresh from the board. AAS only in OCLC. Item #56711

Price: $200.00