Oxford: Yoknapatawpha Press, 2010.
Hardcover. Signed by author in ink to title page. 9 1/4" X 6 1/4". xx, 137pp. Very mild shelf wear to covers, corners, and edges of unclipped dust jacket. Bound in blue cloth over boards with spine lettered in gilt. Pages are clean and unmarked. Binding is firm and sound.
ABOUT THIS BOOK:
Elise Winter, wife of Governor WIlliam Winter, tells how she set out to make the Mississippi governor's mansion both a home for her family and a center for the cultural life of the state. By bringing perferming artists, writers, statesmen and successful business executives to the mansion, often as overnight guests, Mrs. Winter made the governor's mansion a showcase for Mississippi. (Includes menus and 56 recipes; coversations with distinguished guests; illustrated with 32 photos; Introduction by Willie Morris.)(Publisher). Very good + / Very good +. Item #8899