Shrimp in Georgia

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North Atlantic Seafood

By Alan Davidson

Published 1980

  • About


I knew many of Ogden Nash’s verses by heart when I was a boy, but only recently discovered the one which he contributed as a preface to The Savannah Cook Book (1933). It ends thus:

Everybody has the right to think whose food is the most gorgeous, And I nominate Georgia’s.

The quality of the book goes a long way to bear out