My Recollections of Old Cleveland; Manners, Mansions, Mischief

By: Wick, Warren Corning

Price: $20.00

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Book Condition: Fine


Book is in pristine condition inside and out and is one of 500 to be bound in this deluzxe covr. the other 2000 are bound in plain paper. No names or writing. A memoir of life on Euclid Avenue in Cleveland's turn-of-the-century "Millionaire Row" area where the Wick family, one of Cleveland's founding families, lived alongside John D. Rockefeller, Leonard Hanna and other dignitaries. The book is a fascinating compendium of memories of high society. high-jinks and big names in Cleveland which paint a vivid picture of what it meant to be prosperous in Cleveland back in the glory days. Salient points of Cleveland history also manage to work their way into the narrative. What's especially fun and informative is the fold-out at front, which is also like new, and features drawings of all the mansions on Millionaire's Row in order with their owner's names beneath on both sides of the street. Measures 7-1/4" x8-1/2" with 120 pages. Illustrated with photos throughout.

Title: My Recollections of Old Cleveland; Manners, Mansions, Mischief

Author Name: Wick, Warren Corning

Categories: Ohioana,

Edition: Second Printing, Limited

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, Carpenter Reserve Printing: 1979

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Size: Obliong

Seller ID: 25219

Keywords: Cleveland. Cleveland's Millionnaire Row. Euclid Avenue. Cleveland Memoirs