The Detroit Burns Club: Detroit, 1921. Hardcover. Very Good. Item #21-2408
Illus., 8 x 5.5", blue cloth, gilt lettering on cover, 96pp. Covers have light soiling and wear, soiling/smudging to endpapers else very good condition. History of the Robert Burns Club in Detroit, the process to get a statue of the poet erected. Saturday July 23, 1921 was Burns Day when the statue was revealed and a great celebration was had. A parade, mounted police, pipe bands, speeches, a message from Vice President Calvin Coolidge, dinner at the Hotel Tuller. From a smoker's library.