Lot 7 of 373:
Ptarmigan Pie and Arctic Hare  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$240
$400 - $600

The Guild Cook Book

St. Mary's Guild of St. Mary's Mission

Nome, Alaska




[6]. 146 pp. Frontis. photograph of St. Mary's buried in snow, and with numerous ads from Nome businesses. Cloth. First Edition.

"In the Summer we have nearly every luxury the markets afford, but during the Winter we are dependent upon canned fruits and vegetables, shell fish, etc., the best of their kind, of course...Our work is not too elaborate for the use of miners and other men who do their own cooking." Goose stuffed with sauerkraut, ptarmigan pie, Arctic hare, plover, reindeer steak, seal meat, etc.

Lot Amendments

Fair, with dampstained covers, joints cracked through, last page (or more) lacking, internal spots, etc. However, this is quite rare.

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