1943 Hardcover Book, Chicken Every Sunday, Rosemary Taylor, First Edition, Autobiography, Nonfiction, Humor, Illustrated

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1943 Hardcover Book, Chicken Every Sunday, Rosemary Taylor, First Edition, Autobiography, Nonfiction, Humor, Illustrated


A hardcover book entitled Chicken Every Sunday (My Life with Mother's Borders) by Rosemary Taylor. This is a 1943 First Edition. The cover boards are light blue-green with a stamped image on the front cover.

A narration of a helter-skelter family life. The mother who persists in taking boarders to provide a steady income and making them feel as members of the family. This situation provides a constant source of surprises and activities for all. Mother comes up smiling from encounters with the unions, servants, impossible guests such as a runaway wife, a drunken yodeler, and more. The background is Tucson Arizona.

Rosemary Drachman Taylor, author, was born in Phoenix in 1899. She attended the University of Arizona and then Stanford. She later worked as a war correspondent in Morocco, publishing her reports in the Tucson Citizen and Chicago Tribune. She gained national recognition when she published Chicken Every Sunday in 1943, a
humorous account of life in her mother’s Tucson boarding house. She published several other books and died at the age of 82 in 1981.

Size:
8 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches
307 pages
No Dust Jacket
Hardcover
Blue-Green Cloth Cover with Printed Illustration on Front Cover Board
Illustrated by Donald McKay
Copyright 1943
Published by Whittlesey House

This book is in Used but in Good condition. The book has no rips or tears. The binding is completely intact and strong. There are stains on the front board at the corners and the pages a bit yellowed with age. The interior pages are clean. There is no dust cover.

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