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Vancouver: A Visual History
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Vancouver: A Visual History

By 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".

$29.49

COUNCIL COOK BOOK, Sixth Edition: The Best of Council

By National Council of Jewish Women of Canada, Vancouver Section

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".

$21.49

COUNCIL COOK BOOK, Sixth Edition: The Best of Council

By National Council of Jewish Women of Canada, Vancouver Section

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".

$21.99

CANADIAN CELEBRITY COOKBOOK

By Delta Association for Children and Adults with Learning Disabilities

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.

$15.88

COUNCIL COOK BOOK, Sixth Edition: The Best of Council

By National Council of Jewish Women of Canada, Vancouver Section

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".

$21.99

COUNCIL COOK BOOK, Sixth Edition: The Best of Council

By National Council of Jewish Women of Canada, Vancouver Section

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".

$21.88

LE GOURMET CANADIEN a Bilingual Cookbook / Un Livre De Recettes Bilingues

By Club Champlain De Kingston, Kingston, Ontario

Kingston ON: The Club, 1960. (CAD) No markings, NearFine. 21.5 x 14 cm, card cover with humorous illus of chef and cat with a pattern of foodstuffs in the background, white plastic comb binding,[i-ii] 1- 92pp.then contents page, then [27]pp of local ads from the Kingston area. Intro by Leopold Lamontagne, President of the club. Acknowlegements by Henri Perron, Cure de Saint-Francois d'Assise. Illustrations by Brillon. Recipes in French and English. . Date uncertain. (1.3 JM LVR 202/3. Plastic Comb. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$18.49

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

By Grand Manan Hospital Auxiliary [Grand Manan, New Brunswick]

[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.

$26.99

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

By Salt Spring Isnland, BC, Anglican Parish

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.

$12.20

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

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

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".

$10.00

FROM THE HIGHLANDS AND THE SEA

By Ingonish Women's Hospital Auxiliary, Ingonish, Nova Scotia

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.

$11.50

ROUMANIAN WAY OF COOKING Fourth Edition

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

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".

$15.95

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

By Kiwassa Club of Vancouver

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.

$8.88

SOUPS & BREADS

By Maxkenzie Gallery Volunteers, Regina, Sakstchewan

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".

$11.99

COOKIN' CAPERS, Fall 1966

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

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".

$11.49

CULINARY CAPERS

By Kootenay Lake District Hospital, British Columbia; BINGHAM, Peggy

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.

$10.00

ADVENTURES IN COOKING Centennial Edition

By Lions Ladies Club, New Westminster, British Columbia

[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.

$12.45

COUNTRY COOKING IN SEASON: a Collection of the Farmhouse Kitchen's Favourite Recipes

By ALDRIDGE, Betty

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".

$10.00

Keepsake Edition Cook Book, Gillies Bay, Texada Island, British Columiba

By Helen Sanderson U.C.W., Gillies Bay, Texada Island, British Columbia

Gillies Bay BC: Helen Sanderson UCW, 1965. (CAD) No markings, back cover has stains, spot to top edge of pages, Good used copy. 15.5 x 11.5 cm, white card cover with B&W drawing of shoreline, white plastic comb binding, A-{B}, 1-172pp the A-I, index [1 page blank} then A (order form). The recipes insclude the contributors' names. No date given, perhaps mid 1960s; date uncertain. Uncommon (0.9 JM FO 44/1. Plastic Comb. Good. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall.

$14.49

AN AUTOGRAPHED ALBUM OF RECIPES "For What We are About to Receive..." Compiled By the United Church Women of Union Church of Otterburn Park, Quebec

By United Church: Union Church of Otterburn Park, Quebec

Dryden ON: Alex Wilson Publications Limited, 1962. (CAD) Three of the teeth to the palstic comb binding are broken, recipes written in pen to the first blank page, Good used copy. 21,5 x 14 cm, pink and blue pictorial card cover, with clear plastic sleeve, white plastic comb binding [1] 2-60pp with 20 blank pages for recipes. Recipes include the contributors' names. (0.9 Jm FO 48/2. Plastic Comb. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.00

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