Franklin

Twain's feast : searching for America's lost foods in the footsteps of Samuel Clemens / Andrew Beahrs.

Author/Creator:
Beahrs, Andrew, 1973-
Publication:
New York : Penguin Press, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
323 p. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Gastronomy.
Cooking, American.
Food habits -- United States.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910.
Contents:
It makes me cry to think of them : prairie-hens, from Illinois
A barrel of odds and ends : possum and raccoon
Masterpiece of the universe : trout at Lake Tahoe
Heaven on the half shell : oysters and mussels in San Francisco
Dinner was leisurely served : Philadelphia terrapin
The most absorbing story in the world : sheep-head and croakers, from New Orleans
It is my Thanksgiving Day : cranberries
Twilight : maple syrup
Epilogue.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9781594202599
1594202591
OCLC:
466335788