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Boston: Little, Brown and Company [0-316-00494-4] 1996. (Hardcover) 196pp. Very good in near fine dust jacket. Illustrations. The top and bottom edges of the front cover are bumped and slightly soiled. "In this one-of-a-kind treasury of carpentry wisdom, the New Yankee Workshop's Norm Abram celebrates the tradition of his craft - and hands down… Read more
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image of In Her Kitchen; Stories and Recipes from Grandmas Around the World

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New York: Clarkson Potter 978-0-8041-8555-4 [978-0-8041-8555-4] 2014, 1st edition. (Square hardcover) 248pp. Very good plus, no dust jacket. Map endpapers, color frontispiece, color photographs, index. The bottom of the spine is bumped. "If someone had told me, on the day I left my parents' house at age twenty-two, that I would end up traveling… Read more
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Mrs Beeton's Cookery for All

by Beeton, Mrs. (Illustrations by Sue Sharples; Photography by Ed Goldspink.)

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9780706361353
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London: Ward Lock Limited [0-7063-6135-0] 1982. (Small 4to) 455pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Color photographs, illustrations, tables. The dust jacket is lightly faded on the top inner flaps. "A cookery book to suit every taste, MRS BEETON'S COOKERY for ALL represents that famous stamp of quality and reliability that… Read more
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Circular Work in Carpentry and Joinery

by Collings, George (Illustrated and Annotated by Karl Shumaker.)

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9780941936224
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Fresno: Linden Publishing Co. [0-941936-22-8] 1992. (Small 4to) 126pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Illustrations, diagrams. "This republication of George Collings' valuable study on circular work offers the architect, carpenter and joiner a practical guide to work of single and double curvature.... Collings originally published Circular Work in Carpentry and Joinery in… Read more
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New York: Sterling Epicure 978-1-4027-8961-8 [978-1-4027-8961-8] 2012. (4to) 256pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. Color photographs, maps, and illustrations, tables, glossary, index, bibliography. "Take a beer-lovers trip around the world to learn about a wide variety of brews with two experts on the subject. Their fully illustrated, comprehensive guide covers the beers of more… Read more
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image of Harvest for Hope; A Guide to Mindful Eating

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New York: Warner Books [0-446-53362-9] 2005. (Hardcover) 296pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Photographs. "The renowned scientist who fundamentally changed the way we view primates and our relationship with the animal kingdom now turns her attention to an incredibly important and deeply personal issue - taking a stand for a more sustainable… Read more
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Mastering Simplicity; A Life in the Kitchen

by Delouvrier, Christian (With Jennifer Leuzzi.) (Photography by Michel Arnaud.)

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9780471413592
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Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons [0-471-41359-3] 2003. (Hardcover) 308pp. Very good plus in near fine dust jacket. Recipes, black and white and color photographs. "Welcome to a world of exquisite simple ingredients and a classic culinary tradition that still endures. Enter the kitchen of four-star chef Christian Delouvrier and let him take you through… Read more
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Famie's Adventures in Cooking

by Famie, Keith (Photography by Joe Vaughn.)

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9781886947658
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Chelsea: Sleeping Bear Press [1-886947-65-1] 2001. (4to) 143pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Recipes, color photographs. The spine and corners are lightly bumped. "Keith Famie began his career in cooking by cracking eggs and peeling vegetables in the kitchen of a Detroit hotel. Following high school, he left for Europe… Read more
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Willowdale: Camden House [0-921820-31-3] 1991. (Trade paperback) 149pp. Near fine. Illustrations, maps, color photographs. There is a previous owner's name on the half-title page. "Listeners of CBC-Radio's Morningside will remember the letters of Chris Czajkowski, a woman who wrote to host Peter Gzowski in the mid-1980s about a particularly unusual adventure: in her late… Read more
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You Don't Need Meat

by Cox, Peter

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9780312277611
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New York: Thomas Dunne Books [0-312-27761-X] 2002, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 378pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Diagrams, graphs, tables, notes, index. The covers are lightly splayed and there is a remainder mark to the bottom edge. "You don't need meat was first published in the United Kingdom, where it quickly… Read more
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Angerman, V.D. Toys and Games You Can Make. Volume One 1947

by Angerman, V.D. Toys and Games You Can Make. Volume One 1947 (magazine)

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Chicago: Science and Mechanics Publishing (Magazine) (Very good) Science and Mechanics Publishing Photographs, illustrations. The cover is bright but with minor edge-creases and a 1.5-inch tear at the top of the spine. (Household, Do It Yourself, Games, Toys).
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Our Favourite Recipes; 75th Anniversary Cookbook

by Elim Mennonite Church

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Winnipeg: Rasmussen Company 2001. (Plastic coil binding) Near fine. 182pp. Color photographs, recipes, tables, index. A previous owner's name and inscription on the first page. (Cooking, Community Cookbooks, Mennonites, Recipes).
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Thunder Bay Division Cookbook

by Polly Lake Girl Guide Camp

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Winnipeg: L. Rasmussen Co. Ltd. 1995. (Plastic comb binding) 236pp. Very good. Issued without dust jacket. Illustrations, index. A few notes in ink in the text. Locale: Ontario; Polly Lake--Ontario; Thunder Bay--Ontario. (Cookbooks, Cookbooks, Girl Guides of Canada, Recipes).
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Winter Scouting Handbook

by Canadian General Council of the Boy Scouts Association

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Ottawa: Canadian General Council of the Boy Scouts Association [no date], reprint. (Staplebound) Very good. 95pp. Illustrated cover, illustrations, map, bibliography. (Boy Scouts, Boy Scouts, Boy Scouts, Camping, Juvenile, Outdoor Life, Survival--Winter, Winter).
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New York: Scientific American Publishing 1919, 1st printing. (Hardcover) Near fine in good to very good dust jacket. 233pp. Grey cloth with cornucopia decoration in color. Frontispiece, tables, illustrations, index. The jacket is edgeworn including a one-inch chip from the top edge of the front panel. Scarce in the jacket. (Cookery, Beverage Making, Brewing,… Read more
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The Language of Flowers; Dedicated to the Fair Sex

by Murray & Lanman's Florida Water

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Murray & Lanman's Florida Water [circa 1914]. (Staplebound) Very good plus. np. Advertisement, illustrations. The staples are lightly rusted and there is a diagonal crease to the top corner of the first few pages. "Murray & Lanman's Florida Water; 'The Universal Perfume' for the handkerchief, dressing-table and bath". Book about Flower Meanings. Time Period 1910's.… Read more
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Cooking Canada's Turkey

by Poultry Products Institute of Canada

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Toronto: Poultry Products Institute of Canada [no date]. (Staplebound) Very good. 32pp. Photographs, illustrations, tables. The booklet is hole-punched for a binder and there is a small stain to the rear cover. (Cooking, Cookbooks, Poultry, Recipes, Turkeys (Bird)).
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[Promotional Booklet]

by Lydia E. Pinkham's

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Lydia E. Pinkham Medicine Co. [no date]. (Staplebound) Very good. 32pp. Illustrations. There is a 1 / 2-inch closed tear to the edge of the first page. Lacks covers. "All the world adores a lovely woman and loveliness is more often an accomplishment than a natural gift. By following the instructions in the pages of… Read more
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image of How to Make Draperies the Modern Singer Way (Publisher series: Singer Sewing Library--How to Make Draperies, Slip Covers, Cushions, and Other Home Furnishings; Singer Sewing Library.)

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New York: Singer Sewing Machine Company 1934. (Staplebound) 64pp. Good to very good. Illustrations, diagrams, index. The front cover has slight discoloration and the last twenty pages are stained in bright red spots. "Women everywhere are learning that there is a satisfaction and inspiration to be had not only in creating the smart dresses… Read more
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image of A Manual of Family Sewing Machines and Their Attachments; Especially Prepared for Students in Schools and Colleges

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New York: Singer Sewing Machine Company 1926. (Staplebound) 48pp. Very good plus. Illustrations, photographs, tables. The spine and cover edges are slightly sunned. "The great aim in education is to equip the scholar for his or her future career. To the girl interested in Household Economics the sewing machine offers wonderful possibilities. The mission… Read more
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