MERRYMOUNT PRESS. RUZICKA, Rudolph. ~ The Jonny-Cake Papers of 'Shepherd Tom' Together with Reminiscenes of Narragansett Schools of Former Days by Thomas Robinson Hazard.
One of 600 copies printed on French handmade paper for subscribers (there were also 600 additional copies printed on antique-wove paper for general distribution). 22 engravings by Rudolph Ruzicka. Large folding map of Old Narragansett by Thomas George Hazard Jr., drawn by Norman Morrison Isham. 155 x 230 mms. Pp. xix  429 . 8vo., original brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine, t.e.g, others uncut. A largely unopened copy with some minor rubbing to boards, mild offsetting to pages either side of map.
Rhode Island’s Thomas Robinson Hazard’s whimsical reminiscences of Narragansett and his family’s generation-proven method for baking ‘jonny-cakes’, originally a Native American dish, made of corn meal, milk, sugar and water.