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The Story of Coffee

by American Can Company

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Attic Books
Published
1950
Condition
Very good
Edition
First printing
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$30.00

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Hamilton, ON: Home Economics Section, American Can Company, 1950. First printing. Staplebound. Very good. 36 p. 23 cm. B&w and coffee-coloured illustrations. Staplebound pictorial paper covers. Lower spine splitting. Light wear elsewhere. Hole through top left corner. Includes facts about coffee, how to buy for family use, coffee-making devices and their care, how to brew; recipes that use… Read more
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Rules and Regulations

by Incorporation of Coopers of Glasgow

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Published
1909
Condition
Very good
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$35.00

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Glasgow: Aird & Coghill, Printers, 1909. Very good. 21 p. 22 cm. Blue cloth with gold print. Foxing to endpapers. Some marks on spine. Includes qualifications for membership, management, qualified roll, nomination and election of office-bearers and officials, meetings of the incorporation and master court, funds, pensions, etc.
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The English Housewife

by MARKHAM, Gervase; BEST, Michael R. (ed.)

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Published
1986
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780773505827
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$40.00

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Kingston, ON: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1986. Hardcover. Fine/Good. lviii, 321 p. 24 cm. B&w illustrations. Beige cloth in mylar-covered red dustjacket. Spine of jacket faded. "Containing the inward and outward virtues which ought to be in a complete woman; as her skill in physic, cookery, banqueting-stuff, distillation, perfumes, wool, hemp, flax, dairies, brewing, baking, and all other things… Read more
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The Lunch Box and Food Saver Book

by ADAM, Ann

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Attic Books
Published
1943
Condition
Very good
Item Price
$45.00

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Hamilton: Published in support of The Canadian Nutrition Programme by Appleford Paper Products, Limited, 1943. Softcover. Very good. 68 p. 23 cm. B&w illustrations. Staplebound card covers. Some soiling to rear. Foxing to title page. Foreword by Lionel Bradley Pett. Driver 01065.1.
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To Make Him Say "Delicious!"

by Gunns Limited

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Published
nd. 1915
Condition
Good
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$35.00

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Toronto: Gunns Limited, nd. 1915. Staplebound. Good. 24 p. 18 cm. Staplebound booklet. Some soiling to covers and tears at spine ends to near staples. Also some stains inside. "Containing forty selected recipes and explaining the secret of kitchen economy and better food." Each recipe uses Gunn's "Easifirst" (shortening). Driver 0353.1.
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St. Thomas Y.W.C.A. Cook Book

by Y.W.C.A.

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Published
1908
Condition
Poor
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$65.00

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St. Thomas, ON: Y.W.C.A., 1908. Softcover. Poor. 164 p. 22 cm. Brown paper covers over linen. B&w photo of Y.W.C.A. building on front and photo of John Campbell Co. on p. 120. Spine mainly missing, scuffs and spots to covers, some faint ink signatures, worn edges. Paper browning and some spots to interior, esp. pp. 138-140. Starts at… Read more
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Vegetable Recipes

by Canada Food Board

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Published
June 1918
Condition
Good +
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$35.00

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Ottawa: Canada Food Board, June 1918. Staplebound. Good +. 16 p. 19 cm. B&w illustration inside front cover. Staplebound booklet with colour illustration on front and rear. Spine tearing at ends. Paper browning. A little soiling to exterior. "How housewives can fulfill work of the war gardeners." Advocates home-dried vegetables, and teaches how to make… Read more
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Margene Recipe Book

by YORK, Brenda

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Attic Books
Published
nd. ca. 1949
Condition
Very good
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$100.00

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Toronto: Canada Packers, nd. ca. 1949 . Staplebound. Very good. 40 p. 13 x 22 cm. Colour illustrations. Staplebound booklet with colour illustration and see-through covers. Moderate wear to covers. Foil endpapers such as would be used to wrap margarine. Brenda York was the pseudonym of Kathleen Hodgins, Canada Packers' first home economist. Margarine was legalized in… Read more
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Manitoulin Haweater Road Kill Secrets

by IRVING, Aloysius

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Attic Books
Published
1996
Condition
Good
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$20.00

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Spring Bay, ON: Hawberry Farms, 1996. Card Covers. Good. 32 p. 22 cm. About 30 small b&w illustrations. Pictorial card covers. Label removed from rear cover. Crease in front cover. How to cook various forms of road kill, from beaver to turtle. Don't miss the Ground Hog Bar-B-Que and always serve sherry with turtle.
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Wildlife Vittles

by HORST, Isaac R.

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Attic Books
Published
1983
Condition
Very good +
ISBN
9780969097860
Item Price
$25.00

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Mount Forest, ON: The author, 1983. Spiralbound. Very good +. 117 p. 22 cm. Spiral binding with card covers. A little soiling to front. Includes wild game, fish, game fowl, edible greens, wild fruits and mushrooms, baking for the trail.
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Favourite Recipes of Canadian Women

by Nestlé's

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Attic Books
Published
February 1935
Condition
Very good
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$30.00

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Nestle's, February 1935. Staplebound. Very good. 31 cm. 17 cm. B&w illustrations. Staplebound booklet with paper covers. Light wear and a few spots to covers. Recipes from the cooks of Mrs. W. D. Herridge, Martha Allan, Mrs. John V. Casgrain, Mrs. Hugh H. McLean Jr., Mrs. W. H. Covert, Mrs. J. A. McAvity, Betty Sandford Smith, and… Read more
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Wartime Home Canning of Fruits & Vegetables

by Dominion Department of Agriculture

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Published
nd. ca. 1939-45
Condition
Good +
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$30.00

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Ottawa: Dominion Department of Agriculture, nd. ca. 1939-45. Good +. 15 p. 25 cm. Blue and red staplebound booklet. Small tears to edges and some wrinkling to paper. A few minor spots inside. Explains the importance of home canning in wartime, equipment needed, steps in canning, storing, time table, how to avoid spoilage of canned food.
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Culinary Treasures from Around the World: Authentic Recipes from Diplomats Posted in Canada

by Various

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Attic Books
Published
2017
Condition
Near fine
ISBN
9782981078353
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$35.00

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Klorofil , 2017. Hardcover. Near fine. 213 p. 26 cm. Tasty-looking colour illustrations. Ink price on front free endpaper.
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The Bush Family Cookbook

by DE GUZMAN, Ariel

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Attic Books
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$250.00

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New York: Scribner, 2005. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 308 p. 24 cm. Colour photos of family and food. Red cloth spine and purple paper boards. In mylar-covered pictorial dustjacket. Signed by Barbara and George Bush as well as the author. Forewords by George H. W. Bush, Barbara Bush and Jeb Bush.
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Cocina to you: Mexican Dishes for American Kitchens

by SCOTT, Natalie

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Published
1942
Condition
Very good
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$30.00

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Mexico City: "La Nacional Impresora". S. A. , 1942. Hardcover. Very good. 84 p. + 2 p. index. 18 cm. Decorated endpapers. B&w line drawings. At centre is two page partial-colour illustration. Grey cloth hardcover with blue and red print. Spine faded, light wear.
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Beer Packaging: A Manual for the Brewing and Beverage Industries

by BRODERICK, Harold M. (ed.)

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Published
1982
Condition
Very good +
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$40.00

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Madison, WI: Master Brewers Association of the Americas, 1982. Hardcover. Very good +. viii, 624 p. 24 cm. Numerous b&w figures. Burgundy hardcover. Some light soiling or label residue on rear. Ink signature on front pastedown.
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Mémoires du restaurant: Histoire illustrée d'une invention française

by CAUDRY, François-Regis

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Attic Books
Published
2006
Condition
Good +
ISBN
9782700604405
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$65.00

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Aubanel, 2006. Hardcover. Good +/Good +. 222 p. 30 cm. Colour and b&w illustrations. Pictorial hardcover in matching jacket. Corners bumped, tear in top rear corner of jacket. Ink inscription on half title. French text.
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The St. James's Cookery Book

by ROCHFORT, Louisa

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Attic Books
Published
1903
Condition
Good
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$125.00

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London: The Robinson Printing Co, 1903. Cloth. Good. 179 p. 21 cm. Red cloth hardcover with gold print. Some wrinkling and soiling to cloth, discolouration to rear panel, tears in spine ends, lower front hinge, bottom edge and corners. Some spotting to interior. Includes recipes for soups, fish entrées, salads, meats, luncheon dishes, savouries, sweets, invalid food,… Read more
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né carne né pesce: neither meat nor fish

by MEI, Sergio; BOSCOLO, Rossano

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Attic Books
Published
1997
Condition
Near fine
ISBN
9788884710970
Item Price
$100.00

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Venice: Istituto Superiore Arti Culinarie Etoile, 1997. Hardcover. Near fine. 243 p. 27 cm. Beautiful colour illustrations. Lower spine and corners slightly bumped, small dent in lower edge of rear board.
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Montreal: Ogilvie, 1905. Softcover. Fair. 124, [4] p. 21 cm. B&w photos of Ogilvie's Flour Mills locations and small b&w line drawings. Softcover with cloth spine. Covers detached from text block, some tears and chips to edges of covers and general soiling. Stains to pp. 12-16 and an occasional small tear. Overall, inside is clean and neat. … Read more
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$50.00