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Image for Bodycraft: Health and Beauty the Natural Way

Bodycraft: Health and Beauty the Natural Way

By: N/A

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Australia, Hodder & Stoughton: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 657A1075

ISBN: 0733600662

Condition: Fine


0733600662 256 pages. "The ultimate book of pampering and caring... The recipes for soaps, cleansers, tonics, shampoos, conditioners, hair colourants, bath oils, massage oils, perfumes and a host of other natural, healthy and effective products are a culmination of a lifetime of experience." - from dust jacket. Beautiful colour photography. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Lovely copy. View more info

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AOSTRA (Alberta Oils Sands Technology and Research Authority) - A Fifteen (15) Year Portfolio of Achievement

By: AOSTRA

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Alberta, AOSTRA: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 256C7836

Condition: Fine


176 pages. Undated - circa 1990s. Printed on glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with colour photos. Clean, bright and unmarked with lightest wear. An excellent copy. View more info

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Cadillac 1914: Instructions for Care and Operation

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $169.95

Publisher: USA, Floyd Clymer: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 625A2755

Condition: Good


72 pages. "This reprint of the 1914 Cadillac Instruction Book is made available for owners, former owners, collectors and others who remember these famous and excellent early cars." - from front cover. Reprint date not stated - possibly 1960s. Many excellent photos and diagrams. Topics include: Operation and General Care; Lubrication; Adjustments; Air Pressure; Anti Freeze; Automatic Cut-Out; Bearings; Brakes; Carburetor; Care of Engine; Care of Tires; Circuit Breakers; Clutch; Coil; Cooling System; Distributor and Timer; Engine; Gasoline System; Gear Shifting; Ignition; Ignition R... View more info

The art of Ben Babelowsky

By: Babelowsky, Ben

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Ontario, ON, Canada, Ottawa Citizen: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 86201771

ISBN: 096989080X

Condition: Fine


096989080X 116 pages. Artist's signature upon front endpaper. Foreword by Roy MacGregor. For more than 30 years, Ben Babelowsky has painted the homes, churches, farms and fields of the national capital and the country that surrounds it. To help celebrate its 150th anniversary, the Citizen has brought together this collection of 160 watercolours, oils and pen-and-ink sketches. Light sunning to front panel of dust jacket. Would make a lovely gift. View more info

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The (RCMP) Quarterly - Royal Canadian Mounted Police: Fall 1985, Vol. 50, No. 4

By: Bentham, Supt. J.R.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, RCMP: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114A9004

Condition: Very Good


84 pages. Features: Noble Service - John Eric Smaridge; The Early Years of Depot, Regina, Saskatchewan; 100 Years of Training - Depot Division; Military Police at War - The No. 2 Provost Company, Canadian Provost Corps in England and France 1942-1945; CSIS Badge; Jetranger (Bell Helicopter) - a Valuable Asset in Law Enforcement Operations; RCMP History Preserved in Oils; Andrew Cruickshank and the Queen of the Yukon; RCMP Depot Division Graduates; Divisional Dispatches; and more. Prior owner's name atop Table of Contents else clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

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Canadian Aviation, May 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine

By: Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K.

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0915

Condition: Good


40 pages. Features: Cover photo of "Canopus" taking off from the water; Pratt & Whitney ad inside front cover; Great full-page Ethyl Corporation ad features William Samuel Henson's plan for the "Aerial Transit Company" in 1843; Trans-Canada Air Lines getting closer to reality; Wonderful full-page photo ad for Gold Flake cigarettes features photo of King George's 1911 coronation procession; News and Views of the month; Full-page ad with photos of Learadio products made by Lear Developments, Inc. of New York; Milestones of Progress - photo of postcard sent by the first UK Aerial... View more info

Pastissima! Pasta the Italian Way.

By: Castellucci, Leonardo (Lanza, Marco, Photography)

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Toronto, Time-Life Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16401961

ISBN: 0773729895

Condition: Fine


0773729895 128 pages including index. Teaches you to prepare and serve the traditional and nourishing dishes of everyday Italy. Start with the basics: utensils, types of Italian pasta, oils, cheeses, herbs and wines. The sauces: classic tomato, fresh tomato, bechamel, pesto, ragu - and the types of pasta to serve them with. Plus over 90 pages of recipes, ranging from classics like Spaghetti alla carbonara, Tagliatelle ai funghi, Minestrone, and Gnocchi al gorgonzola, to more unusual modern and regional dishes. And finally, for the adventurous, how to make your own pasta. Beautifully colo... View more info

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Canadian Aviation Magazine, February 1941- Canadian Aircraft Production

By: Davis, Ray; Keith, Ronald A.; Jouett, Col. John H.; Jordanoff, Assen

Price: $349.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Publishing: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0937

Condition: Good


96 pages. Features: Cover photo of the first Canadian-built Hampden Bomber leaving Canadian Associated Aircraft Ltd. hangar for its first flight; Pratt & Whitney ad inside front cover; Great illustrated full-page ad for Brewster shows a great aircraft carrier scene; Nice full-page Vickers ad includes photo of a "Stranraer" - the largest aircraft ever built in Canada; Full-page ad for the Ryan ST-3; Great Wright Aircraft Engine full-page photo ad shows dozens of their large new engines in a warehouse waiting to be shipped; Nice two-page two-colour ad for Snap-On Tools shows a map with t... View more info

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Condiments

By: Gunst, Kathy

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Putnam Adult: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 758C7052

ISBN: 0399129197

Condition: Good


0399129197 258 pages. Index. "This unique and informative book makes sense of the often confusing array of condiments on the shelves of specialty food shops and many grocery stores. You will learn how to use condiments, how to cook with them and even how to make your own." - from dust jacket. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Binding tight. A quality copy. View more info

The Art of Marine Painting

By: Mitchell, James E.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Lester Rossin for M. Grumbacher, Inc.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63505066

Condition: Good


30 pages, Colour throughout. Former owner was a smoker. Book number B437 from the famous Grumbacher Library. Step-by-step instructions and demonstration of techniques for painting the sea and ships in oils and acrylics. View more info

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Canadian Collector Magazine - March/April 1982, Vol. 17 No. 2

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Toronto, The Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts Society: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 763A9262

Condition: Very Good


70 pages. Features: Auction Report; Restoration and Renovation I - Evolution of the Canadian House; Australian Colonial Furniture - new interest in colonial furniture and Australian cabinet-makers; 18th Century Orreries illustrated the movements of our solar system; Pillars, Pilasters and Porticoes - British and American influences characterize the two faces of Greek Revival architecture in Canada; Babies' Feeding Bottles - the humble baby bottle has a long history; Discovering James Blomfield - draughtsman and artist in stained glass, oils and watercolours; Archaeological finds document foo... View more info

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Flora Magazine: July 1982

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, Stanley Gibbons: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 822A4516

Condition: Very Good


Features: Oranges and Lemons; Summer Orange Recipes; July in your garden; Great American Gardens; Reminiscences of a Flower Arranger; Reminiscences of a Flower Arranger; - Joy Fleming; The French Line - Poppies Glow; Annuals for Spring Flowering Under Glass; African Flower Sanctuary; Lovely Leaves; Arranging your garden - foliage foil for roses; Preserving Delphiniums; Essential oils from Flower Petals; Saying it with Flowers; Hardy Cyclamen; The Christening; The simple way to achieve that Oriental look; and more. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Image for The Canadian Home Hobby-Craft (HobbyCraft) Magazine, August 1949, Vol. 4, No. 1 - National Hobby Exhibition Issue

The Canadian Home Hobby-Craft (HobbyCraft) Magazine, August 1949, Vol. 4, No. 1 - National Hobby Exhibition Issue

By: Muma, Robert; Harrington, Lynn; Dickinson, T.A.; Palestrant, Simon; Kelson, Aubrey; Hyatt, Malcolm; Monaghan, E.; Harding, R.L.; Commanda, G.;

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, The Canadian Hobby-Craft Publishing Co.: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G2023

Condition: Good


66 pages. Features: Design for leather; Junior craftsman project; Woodcarving caricaturist - Alfred Perry of Cedar Grove, Ontario - article with photos; Painting in oils is easy; Felt Spectacle case; Food casting; The Sculptured Shillalagh; Stamp collecting; Hobby cures a soldier - Private Jerome Biegel of the U.S. Army carves matches; How to Make Crepe-Paper Flowers (part 2); Home Weaving Service; Message from the Hon. Paul Martin; 1949 National Hobby Exhibition; List of hobby exhibitors; Feature exhibits, Phil. S. Quelch's operating miniature sawmill; Profitable little animals; Mosaic pictu... View more info

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Lead: The Precious Metal

By: Orlando Clinton Harn

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London, The Century co: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 621H3291

ISBN: B000859ZTE

Condition: Fair


B000859ZTE xviii, 323 pages. Index. Many nostalgic black and white plates. "The object of this book is to gather together the known facts about lead and present them with a commingling of practical information and romantic sidelights to capture and hold those good folk who like facts well enough but prefer them to be not too dreary and long-faced." - Introduction. The twenty-three chapters include: Mining and Smelting, Characteristics, In Paint, In Building Construction; Babbitts and Solders; The Printer's Metal; In the Chemical Industries, Lead in Ammunition, In Musical Instrument... View more info

The Art of Painting Street Scenes - The Grumbacher Art Library

By: Rodewig, Doris

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Grumbacher: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63400451

Condition: Very Good


30 pages. Step-by-step instructions and demonstration of techniques for painting street scenes in oils and acrylics. Moderate wear. Unmarked. View more info

Horses' Heads in Oils and Pastels

By: Schwartz, Don

Price: $39.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Walter T. Foster: 1970

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 63400465

Condition: Good


33 pages. Author is well-known for the personality he gives to his animal portraits. Average wear. Good copy. Circa 1970? View more info

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Lubrication - A Technical Publication Devoted to the Selection and Use of Lubricants: Volume 32 - 12 Issues from 1946 Bound in One Volume

By: Texaco

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, The Texas Company / Texaco: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 133C6757

Condition: Good


Topics include: Lubricating oil additives; Construction machinery; Factors which relate to lubrication in the Textile industry; Lubrication of airframe and engine accessories; Lubrication of the paper machine; Petroleum asphalt; Aviation fuel volatility; Hydraulic oils for industrial equipment; The Strip Steel Mill; Lubrication of Logging and Sawmill Machinery; Automotive hydraulic transmissions. Prior owner's name on cover of first issue otherwise contents tight, clean and unmarked. Moderate wear to boards. A sound copy. View more info

Fats That Heal, Fats That Kill: The Complete Guide to Fats, Oils, Cholesterol and Human Health

By: Udo Erasmus

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Burnaby, BC, Canada, Alive Books: 1996

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 65409717

ISBN: 0920470386

Condition: Very Good


0920470386 456 Pages. The classic complete guide to fats, oils, cholesterol and human health. "A monumental piece of work... it will make a distinct contribution." - E. Cheraskin, M.D. author: Vitamin C: Who Needs It? Light wear. Unmarked. Excellent copy. View more info

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The Illustrated London News, 21 October 1944

By: Various Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, England, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 749G0136

Condition: Fair


Cover: The Conquest of the Palau Islands. Features include: Our Notebook; Book Review: "Bath" by R.A.L. Smith; The Great World War: A New Situation in Russia; Books of the Day; and The World of Science: Vegetable Oils in Warfare. Pictorial Journals include: The Palau Isles, Last Stepping-Stone to the Philippines: Landings on Peleliu; Sidelights on the Battle for Aachen as Fighting Rages for the Ancient City; Inside the Battered City of Aachen; Battle Scenes Amid the Smoking Ruins; Watching Germany: British Artillery Observers Overlooking a Countryside Littered with Gliders a... View more info

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Indian Food - A Cookbook of Native Foods from British Columbia

By: Various Northwest Native Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Canada, Medical Services, Pacific Region, Health and Welfare, Canada: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 758G0551

Condition: Good


41 pages. In 1971 these recipes using local foods were collected from fourteen native communities in B.C. Because most of the communities were coastal or near salmon streams, the majority of the foods are from the sea, but there are also recipes for wild meats, bannock and tea. By popular demand, the list was compiled into this book. Topics include: Smoked Salmon; Barbecued Salmon; Canning Salmon; Eulachons; Steelhead; Halibut; Shellfish and Sea Animals; Octopus; Sea Animals; Sea Lion; Game Animals; Wild Birds; Wild Plants; Fruits and Berries; Bannock; Fats and Oils; Teas; Seaweed; Pit Coo... View more info