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James Nisbet community School Level Six Cook Book

James Nisbet Community School, Winnipeg Manitoba

  • Seller: JWMah
  • Published: 1970
  • Condition: Acceptable
Winnipeg: The School, 1970. (CAD) No date, a guess at early 1970s, datee uncertain. There are small cooking spots to some of the pages, faint spot to cover, small chip to leading edge of fronto cover, Acceptable used copy. Orange card cover with drawing of an octopus in a chefs hat, through stapled with blue fabric tape to spine, no page numbers, about [46]pp. Typewritten text of recipes, some with the contributors' names. (1.1 JM FO 44/3. Staple Bound. Acceptable. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

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$ 9.99
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OUR BEST TO YOU

Milton District Hospital Women's Auxiliary, Milton, Ontario

  • Seller: JWMah
  • Published: 1969
  • Condition: Very Good
Milton On: Milton District Hospital Women's Auxiliary,, 1969. (CAD) No markings, slight toning to white portions of covers, Very Good. 21.5 x 14 cm, card cover with title in red inside an oval graland, red plastic comb binding, [1-3] 4-218pp. No date, a guess at late 1960s. Local ads. Cookbook committee included Mrs. J.M. Ledwith, Mrs. J.W. Ostler, Mrs. D.H. Ptolemy. A good collection of recipes with three to four recipes per page, typeset text. (1.3 JM FO 75/3. Plastic Comb. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

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$ 12.99
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Vancouver: A Visual History

Macdonald, Bruce

Vancouver: Talonbooks, 1992. (CAD) 2nd printing 1993. No markings, Fine in Very Good dust jacket with slight rubbing to black portions of the Dust jacket. Glossy boards, xii, 84pp, index, colour maps; B&W portraits of historical personages. The maps range from the 1850s to 1980s. A heavy book. (3.0 JM FO 30/0. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

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$ 29.49
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COUNCIL COOK BOOK, Sixth Edition: The Best of Council

National Council of Jewish Women of Canada, Vancouver Section

  • Seller: JWMah
  • Published: 1981
  • Condition: Good
Vancouver: National Council of Jewish Women, 1981. (CAD) No markings, faint light stains to the white cover, tiny crease to corner of cover, Very Good (-). 23 x 15.5 cm, white card cover with blue titles, black plastic comb binding, [i-iv] 1- 247pp [1]p blank, index. Blue divider pages with line illus. There is a section on Jewish Festival Cookery; none of the recipes include the contributors' names. No date of publication given, a guess at 1981. Sixth Edition (1.6 JM FO 34/2. Plastic Comb. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

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$ 21.49
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COUNCIL COOK BOOK, Sixth Edition: The Best of Council

National Council of Jewish Women of Canada, Vancouver Section

  • Seller: JWMah
  • Published: 1981
  • Condition: Very Good
Vancouver: National Council of Jewish Women, 1981. (CAD) No markings, faint light stains to the white cover, tiny crease to corner of cover, Very Good (-). 23 x 15.5 cm, white card cover with blue titles, black plastic comb binding, [i-iv] 1- 247pp [1]p blank, index. Blue divider pages with line illus. There is a section on Jewish Festival Cookery; none of the recipes include the contributors' names. No date of publication given, a guess at 1981. Sixth Edition (1.6 JM FO 46/1. Plastic Comb. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

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$ 21.99
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CANADIAN CELEBRITY COOKBOOK

Delta Association for Children and Adults with Learning Disabilities

  • Seller: JWMah
  • Published: 1990
  • Condition: Fine
Delta BC: Delta Association for Children and Adults with Lesrning Disabilities, 1990. (CAD) No markings, Fine. 23 x 15 cm, yellow card covers with pen and ink portraits of celebrity contributors, metal coil binding, 1-128pp, index. B&W pen and ink portraits by Chow. Contriubtors' names and contributors index. Celebrities include Carole Taylor, Anne Murrary, John kenneth Galbraith. No date given; possibly 1990s; date uncertain. [1990?] (1.5 JM FO 41/5. Spiral Bound. Fine. Illus. by CHOW, Raymond. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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$ 15.88
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COUNCIL COOK BOOK, Sixth Edition: The Best of Council

National Council of Jewish Women of Canada, Vancouver Section

  • Seller: JWMah
  • Published: 1981
  • Condition: Good
  • Edition: 6th
Vancouver: National Council of Jewish Women, 1981. (CAD) No markings, the previous owner has takend a pink mrker and filled in the thin circle and motto to the frotn cover, small skinned spot to cover, Very Good (-). 23 x 15.5 cm, white card cover with blue titles, black plastic comb binding, [i-iv] 1- 247pp [1]p blank, index. Blue divider pages with line illus. There is a section on Jewish Festival Cookery; none of the recipes include the contributors' names. No date of publication given, a guess at 1981. Sixth Edition (1.6 JM FO 48/5. 6th. Plastic Comb. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

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$ 21.99
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COUNCIL COOK BOOK, Sixth Edition: The Best of Council

National Council of Jewish Women of Canada, Vancouver Section

  • Seller: JWMah
  • Published: 1981
  • Condition: Good
Vancouver: National Council of Jewish Women, 1981. (CAD) No markings, faint light stains to the white cover, tiny crease to corner of cover, Very Good (-). 23 x 15.5 cm, white card cover with blue titles, black plastic comb binding, [i-iv] 1- 247pp [1]p blank, index. Blue divider pages with line illus. There is a section on Jewish Festival Cookery; none of the recipes include the contributors' names. No date of publication given, a guess at 1981. Sixth Edition (1.6 JM FO 34/2. Plastic Comb. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

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$ 21.88
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THE GRAND MANAN COOK BOOK Compiled By the Grand Manan Hospial Auxiliary

Grand Manan Hospital Auxiliary [Grand Manan, New Brunswick]

  • Seller: JWMah
  • Published: 1975
  • Condition: Very Good
[Grand Manan NB]: The Auxiliary, 1975. ) No markings, faint tiny spot to front cover, and two faint spots to back cover, Very Good used copy. 23 x 15.5cm, white card cover with line map of Grand Manan Island, side-stapled, [1-3] 4- 78pp. [2] blank pages. This book of tested recipes starts off with a chapter on Fish; Each recipes includes the conributor's name. The recipes are presened 8 to 10 per page in double columns: Fish Pie, Planked Broiled Mackerel, Fish Souffle, Vinegar Pie, Molasses Rolled Out Cookies. . Grand Manan Island is the largest of the Fundy Islands in the Bay of Fundy. This book first appeared in 1952; this is possibly the fourth edition. (1.1 JM FO 75/3. Staple Bound. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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$ 26.99
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Loaves and Fishes Too...favourite Recipes from the Anglican Parish of Salt Spring Island, Canada

Salt Spring Isnland, BC, Anglican Parish

  • Seller: JWMah
  • Published: 1994
  • Condition: Very Good
Salt Spring Island BC: The Parish of Salt Spring Island, 1994. (CAD) No markings, faint sticker "ghost" to the cover, Very Good used copy. Orange card cover, top-bound with red plastic spiral binding, 199pp, index. B&W illus and reprodcutions form the Salt Spring Archives. There are about 170 recipes with the conributors' names included. This cookbook was part of the celebration of St. mary's Centennial, 189401994. (1.4 JM FO 41/1. Spiral Bound. Very Good. Illus. by Wigen, Nancy. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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$ 12.20
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Women's Missionary Society Ethnic Cook Book

Bekevar Presbyterian Church Women's Missionary Society, Kipling, Saskatchewan

  • Seller: JWMah
  • Published: 1979
  • Condition: Acceptable
Kipling SK: The Church, 1979. (CAD) There is a recipe for pumpkin pie written on the back cover, the covers are lightly siled, about Good oly used copy. Orange paper covers, with a drawing of the church, three plastic rings as binding, [1] 2-123pp. The Bekevar Church was founded by Hungarian families in 1900. The book starts with Hungarian recipes and then resents recipes from all over the world. Some of the recipes have the conributors' names but most do not. (1.44 JM FO 33/1. Ring-bound. Acceptable. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

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$ 14.99
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Egmont Heritage Cookbook: History & Recipes from a Sunshine Coast Community

Saunders, Beverly; Gray, Kathey, Editors; Egmont Community Club

  • Seller: JWMah
  • Published: 2004
  • Condition: Fine
Egmont BC: Egmont Community Club, 2004. (CAD) No markigns, Fine,. card cover , plastic spiral binding, 152pp, index. Decorative drawings, There is a brief history of Egmont BC with hisoric photos. The man body of the book consists of recipes =(one per page) including Venison jerky, Pemmican, Salal wine jelly, Pickled salmon, Kolacky. (1.3 JM FO 41/1. Spiral Bound. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

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$ 10.00
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FROM THE HIGHLANDS AND THE SEA

Ingonish Women's Hospital Auxiliary, Ingonish, Nova Scotia

  • Seller: JWMah
  • Published: 1974
  • Condition: Very Good
  • Edition: 3rd
Halifax NS: Petheric Press Limited, 1974. (CAD) Owner's inscripion to bsack of cover, no other markings, Very Good. 21.5 x 14cm, white plastic comb binding, [i-iv] 1-100pp. Compiled by the Ingonish Women's Hospital Auxiliary in Ingonish, Cape Breton, NS. Printed by McCurdy Printing and distributed through Petheric Press. Copy seen is the 3rd printing of the Third edtion, November 1974. There is a chapter on game and another on fish. Recipes include Seal Flippers, Sea Ducks, Aspy Bay Fried Smelts, Ingonish Ferry Smelts.(1.33 JM fo 41/5. 3rd. Plastic Comb. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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$ 11.50
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ROUMANIAN WAY OF COOKING Fourth Edition

St. George Roumanian Orthodox Cathedral Ladies Auxiliary, Regina, Saskatchewan

  • Seller: JWMah
  • Published: 1972
  • Condition: Good
  • Edition: 4th
Regina SK: The Church, 1972. (CAD) No markings, crease to cover corner,Good used copy. 22 x 15.5 cm, white card cover with illustration of pottery by Bill Urlulescu, white plastic comb binding, [i-viii} 1-98pp, p2]pp for extra recipes, [4]pp calorie counters, A-F index. Rev. Archimandrite Martin Ivanovici, the priest, makes reference to the thrid eidtion in the Forewrod but the cover days Fourth edition. No date given a guess at early 1970s,as none of the addresss to the ads have the postal code; date uncertain. The recipes have the contributors' names; A few local ads from the regina area. There is a sectin on Lenten recipes (Lenten Potato Soup), (Lenten Cabbage Rolls), Othere recipes: Roumanina Torte, Racituri, Placinta. (1.3 JM FO 75/3. 4th. Plastic Comb. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

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$ 15.95
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WHAT'S COOKING? Revised Edition Signature Recipes By the Vancouver Kiwassa Club

Kiwassa Club of Vancouver

  • Seller: JWMah
  • Published: 1959
  • Condition: Good
  • Edition: 3rd
Vancouver: Kiwassa Club of Vancouver, 1959. (CAD) Third Edition 23 x 15cm, wraps with cook in chef's hat and holding a spoon, blue background, 1-115pp, [116]pp where page 116 is a table of weights and measures. Local ads. The introduction seems to indicate that this is the third edition, "Revised edition" is printed to the bottom of page 1. The recipes included the contributors' names. Date uncertain, but one of the copies seen had the date 1959 written to the endpaper. Some pen notations to recto of back cover, 1/2" split to head of spine, owner's inscription and date of 1959, Good. (1.2 JM FO 32/b1. 3rd. Paperback. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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$ 8.88
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SOUPS & BREADS

Maxkenzie Gallery Volunteers, Regina, Sakstchewan

  • Seller: JWMah
  • Published: 1998
  • Condition: Fine
Regina SK: Mackenzie Art Gallery, 1998. (CAD) No markings, Fine. 21 x 13.5 cm, cover made from brown paper grocery bag, yarn bound, [1] 2-38pp. List of volunteers and committee members. This was the second in a planned series of small cookbooks of favourite recipes. (1.0 JM FO 34/1. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

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$ 11.99
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COOKIN' CAPERS, Fall 1966

Sweet Adelines Inc., Lions Gste Chapter, North Vancouver British Columbia

  • Seller: JWMah
  • Published: 1966
  • Condition: Good
North Vancouver: Sweet Adelines Inc, 1966. (CAD) No markings, faint spot to back cover, crease to front cover, Good used copy. 28 x 21.5 cm, card cover with drawing of Lion in apron cooking, through stapled with beige colour spine tape, no page numbers. {41 leaves meimeographed rectos only] Small decorative drawings. The recipes include the contributors' names. A charming cookbook that has a homemade quality dating from 1966. (1.3 JM FO 77/1. Paperback. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

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$ 11.49
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CULINARY CAPERS

Kootenay Lake District Hospital, British Columbia; BINGHAM, Peggy

  • Seller: JWMah
  • Published: 1981
  • Condition: Very Good
British Columbia: [Kootenay Lake District Hospital], 1981. (CAD) Edition Not Stated No markings, Very Good. 21.5 x 14 cm, card cover with illus of baby as chef, metal Acco binding, unpaginated. Recipes are typewritten presentation and are printed on paper of various colours on the rectos only. (1.2 JM FO 44/3. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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$ 10.00
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ADVENTURES IN COOKING Centennial Edition

Lions Ladies Club, New Westminster, British Columbia

  • Seller: JWMah
  • Published: 1960
  • Condition: Good
[New Westminster BC]: New Westminster Lions Ladies, 1960. (CAD) No markings, crease to cover, about Very Good used copy. 21.5 x 14 cm, orange wraps with titles and illus of suited lion in brown, [1], 2-94pp, index. Local ads. Recipes include contributors' names. No date given, but as this is a centennial edition and the city of New Westminster was incorporated in 1860, most likely [1960]. (0.99 JM FO 44/5. Paperback. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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$ 12.45
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Tottenham ON: The Author, 1981. (CAD) 2nd Printing No markings, soiling to ocvers, Good used copy. 22.5 x 15cm, tan card cover with drawing of house, brown plastic comb binding, [i-viii] 1-84pp, [4]pp index. Line drawings. The author wrote a weekly food column for the Tottenham Times and the Beeton-Schomberg Record Sentinel. Printed by Simcoe-York Printing with brown ink on tan paper. (1.2 JM FO 39/6. Plastic Comb. Good. Illus. by FURNESS, Joyce. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

Item Price
$ 10.00

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