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Image for Cooking with Maman Marie-Anne: Recipe Album of the Herve Johnson Family

Cooking with Maman Marie-Anne: Recipe Album of the Herve Johnson Family

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, C.P.: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 758C7057

ISBN: 0968073506

Condition: Good


0968073506 269 pages. Signed by Editor upon page i. Nice black and white photos. "Inspired by a beautiful and remarkable woman, Marie-Anne Morin- Johnson. It is a story of a family told around the kitchen table while sharing each other's cuisine secrets." - from back cover. Light wear. Unmarked. View more info

Image for A Century of Memories. Manson, McAuley and Willen. Archie Municipality 1883-1983.

A Century of Memories. Manson, McAuley and Willen. Archie Municipality 1883-1983.

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: McAuley, Manitoba, Archie Centennial Book Committee: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63AC9354

ISBN: 0889254184

Condition: Very Good


0889254184 415 pages. Index. A wonderful history of this area with sections devoted to: Municipal Reeves and Secretaries; Roll of Honour; Municipal History; Town History - church, school, sports, organizations; Manson; McAuley; Willen; Beaver Rapids District; Family Histories. Gift greetings atop front free endpaper otherwise clean and unmarked with light wear. Binding tight. A quality copy. View more info

Image for Reflections from Little Muddy Water: A history of Winnipegosis

Reflections from Little Muddy Water: A history of Winnipegosis

By: N/A

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Canada, Winnipegosis History Book Committee: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63AG0640

ISBN: 0889257760

Condition: Very Good


0889257760 520 pages. Index. Many black and white illustrations. Chapters include: Early History, The Fishing Industry, Lumbering, Agriculture, The War Years, Education, Winnipegosis News Reports from the Dauphin Herald; Local Government, Sports, Churches, Organizations, Family Histories, Mini Histories, Reminiscences and Diary Excerpt. Attractive silver decoration and lettering upon dark blue front board. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. An attractive copy of this substantial work. View more info

Image for From Tears to Triumph - The Pioneers' Journeys: Hays/Gundy, Independent Valley, Peavine, Tomslake, Tupper

From Tears to Triumph - The Pioneers' Journeys: Hays/Gundy, Independent Valley, Peavine, Tomslake, Tupper

By: N/A

Price: $349.95

Publisher: Tomslake, BC, Borderline History Committee: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 648G2568

ISBN: 1550569619

Condition: Fine


1550569619 435 pages. Index. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of family and archival black and white photos. Map endpapers. Decorated red boards. Contents include: Families; Schools; Groups and Organizations; Churches and Cemeteries; Sports; Entertainment; Services; Miscellaneous and Pictures. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. A lovely copy of this excellent local history.. View more info

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Alberta Bound

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Alberta, Canada, Alexa Church, Calgary, AB: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 648G3084

ISBN: 092010911X

Condition: Fine


092010911X 168 pages. List of burial sites. Printed upon glossy stock with reproductions of archival black and white photos. "The story of the Church and Black families who settled in the Balzac area of Alberta when there was neither a Balzac nor an Alberta. They took a great gamble in coming but they made it and that's the story in this book." - from dust jacket. Pocket inside back cover contains folded sheet with colour maps of the WJ Church Nose Creek Homestead, Balzac Church Lands and Yankee Valley Kinniburgh /Black Lands. This book is as new with the exception of gift greeti... View more info

The Family Through Literature

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., McGraw-Hill: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 56107191

ISBN: 0070629196

Condition: Good


0070629196 Features selections chosen primarily for pleasure - that of the editors and, hopefully, that of the readers. Those who are offended by the idea of literature as sociology can ignore the editors' comments and simply enjoy the excerpts as works of artistic literary creation; those who prefer straight doses of sociology can view the reading as a sober and profitable exercise. - From the introduction. Moderate wear. Occasional markings in text. View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, September 17, 1949 - What's Happening to Germany's Jews? / Digging the Japs Out of the Philippines

The Saturday Evening Post, September 17, 1949 - What's Happening to Germany's Jews? / Digging the Japs Out of the Philippines

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 729H4733

ISBN: B00HNJ8TWW

Condition: Fair


B00HNJ8TWW 160 pages. Features: Lovely color-photo ad for General Electric televisions; Great 1-page color-photo ad for the Kaiser Traveler car; *Gorgeous* full-page color 7up (Seven Up) ad features huge illustration of bottle; Nice 1-page color ad for White Trucks features the new super power 3000; Very cute 1-page color ad for Monarch peas features classroom scene; *Magnificent* two-page color ad for movie 'She Wore a Yellow Ribbon' with large illustration of John Wayne in cavalry gear; Nice 1-page color-photo ad for Whitman's Chocolates; What's Happening to Germany's Jews? - photo-illustra... View more info

Image for Jethro Tull Anthology (words and music to their first four albums: This Was; Stand Up; Benefit; Aqualung)

Jethro Tull Anthology (words and music to their first four albums: This Was; Stand Up; Benefit; Aqualung)

By: N/A

Price: $295.00

Publisher: USA, Chrysalis Music: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 563H4762

ISBN: B000RI81SS

Condition: Good


B000RI81SS 117 pages. Great psychedelic color cover art. Five full-page black and white photos of band members. Three pages of text provide a great history of the band and brief bios of its members. Includes piano sheet music, chords and lyrics for all songs on Jethro Tull's first four albums, Stand Up, This Was, Benefit and Aqualung: A New Day Yesterday; Back to the Family; Bouree; Fat Man; For a Thousand Mothers; Jeffrey Goes to Leicester Square; Look Into the Sun; Nothing is Easy; Reason for Waiting; We Used to Know; A Song for Jeffrey; Beggars Farm; Cat's Squirrel; Dharma for One; Move... View more info

Image for Maple Lodge (Alberta) Memories: A History of the School and Community

Maple Lodge (Alberta) Memories: A History of the School and Community

By: 60th Anniversary Committee: Nearing, Agnes; Loveseth, Einer and Ellen; Johnston, Fred and Angella; Nearing, Archie and Helen; Newby, Jim and Harriet; McClements, Pat

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Alberta, Maple Lodge Community Centre: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 846G2180

Condition: Very Good


145 pages. Index of eighty family histories. History of Maple Lodge School and Community Centre. Houses in the Community. Life on the Farm. Hourse country. Special Times. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of black and white photos. Gilt lettering and illustration upon green cloth front board. Gift greetings from two of the authors upon front free endpaper, otherwise clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. A superlative genealogical reference for Maple Lodge, Alberta and distirct. View more info

Image for The Story of Buck Knives - A Family Business

The Story of Buck Knives - A Family Business

By: Ables, Tom

Price: $59.95

Publisher: USA, Buck Knives Inc.: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 544G1870

Condition: Fine


120 pages. Index. Many photos in color and black and white. "The story of Buck knives carries the flavor of classic Americana, and this book attempts to capture the true feeling of this unique family busienss... Whether you're a knife nut or not, you'll find this a heartwarming story of a family that is proud of its roots, and remains dedicated to the same basic precepts that Hoyt Buck so clearly laid out many years ago... And you'll also discover the true meaning of the word 'family' as it applies to the Buck Family." - from dust jacket. Book clean, bright and unmarked with neglig... View more info

Image for The Akerman Family: Growing Up with Salt Spring Island

The Akerman Family: Growing Up with Salt Spring Island

By: Ackerman, Bob (Signed); Sherwood, Linda

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Self-Published (Van Coillie, Dries): 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 151H2221

ISBN: 0973982608

Condition: Good


0973982608 Signed, without inscription, by author upon title page. 325 pages. Index. Black and white reproductions of archival photos in text. Includes chapters on Akerman and Gyves family genealogy, plus the author's native ancestry. "Bob's incredible memory of the stories he heard from his family while he was growing up gives an excellent glimpse into what life was like for the early residents of Salt Spring Island. The stories he tells remind us of the importance of family, community and history: they remind us of our place as individuals and as part of the greater whole." - f... View more info

Image for Better Homes and Gardens Magazine, March (Mar.) 1947:- Rhode Island Home of Artist Antonio Cirino

Better Homes and Gardens Magazine, March (Mar.) 1947:- Rhode Island Home of Artist Antonio Cirino

By: Agnew, Dorothy; et al

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Meredith: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H0535

Condition: Fair


218 pages. Features: Rhode Island home of artist Antonio Cirino; The Los Angeles home of Sydney H. Strouds; Solar home designed by David Barrow; Home of Mr. and Mrs. William Cook of Phoenix; The home of Dr. and Mrs. M.E. Smerling; Jean Keithly and her Elmhurst, Illinois home; The Skeet Brandon family of Newcastle, Indiana; and much more, plus dozens of vintage ads. Above-average wear. Binding intact. Unmarked. A worthy copy. View more info

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Afghanistan

By: Akhtary, Muhammad Osman (Signed)

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Self-Published: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 528A8204

Condition: Good


71 pages. A brief and general overview of Afghanistan. Grainy black and white illustrations. Author was born and raised in Kabul, Afghanistan in 1934. After the Russian invasion he brought his family to Canada in 1983. Undated. Author's signature is dated 2002. A worthy reference for those seeking to learn more of this war-torn nation. View more info

Image for Pride in progress: Chipman, St. Michael, Star, and Districts

Pride in progress: Chipman, St. Michael, Star, and Districts

By: Alberta Rose Historical Society

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, Alberta Rose Historical Society: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 628H0164

ISBN: 0889253692

Condition: Very Good


0889253692 828 pages. Index. Map endpapers. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of archival black and white photos. Chapters include: The Early Years; Agriculture; Governments; Towns and Businesses; Education/Schools; Spiritual Life/Churches; Communication and Transportation; Historic Events; Traditions; Clubs and Organizations; The War Years; Sports and Recreation; Familiy Histories; Family Index. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A quality copy of this wonderful genealogical reference and local history. View more info

The Good Provider: H. J. Heinz and his 57 varieties

By: Alberts, Robert C

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin: 1973

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 46501111

ISBN: 0395171261

Condition: Very Good


0395171261 297 pages including index and many interesting archival black and white photographic plates. This first full-scale biography of H.J. Heinz is a product of sound scholarship and an important contribution to American social history. It is based upon a mass of family diaries, letters, documents, scrapbooks, and other papers made available for this work. Book clean and unmarked with light wear. Average wear to dust jacket which bears a one inch tear to bottom edge of back panel. Nice copy of this interesting and nostalgic work. View more info

Image for The Place Between: Aldergrove & Communities

The Place Between: Aldergrove & Communities

By: Aldergrove Heritage Society

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Aldergrove Heritage Society: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 648G3683

ISBN: 1550562703

Condition: Very Good


1550562703 640 pages. Bibliography. Family index. Map endpapers. Reproductions of archival black and white photos. Presents family histories of the district. Forest green leatherette exterior adorned with gilt lettering. Prior owner's name neatly gilt-stamped upon front board. Unmarked with light wear. Binding intact. A quality copy of this superb genealogical reference. Please note that a second volume, not included in this offering, was printed in 2001 and is available upon request. View more info

Image for The Canadian Magazine, April 27 - May 4, 1968: Special Police Issue

The Canadian Magazine, April 27 - May 4, 1968: Special Police Issue

By: Alderman, Tom; Brown, Dick; Carmichael, David; Miller, John; Rasky, Frank; Madsen, Edmond; Hodgins, John; Sawyer, Ken; Stunden, Jim; Cinq-Mars, Jacques; Neale, Fred; Wyatt, Arthur; Banks, DonaldCarroll, Finlay, G.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Southstar: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G2016

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Major coverage of Canadian police; Det. Edmond Madsen of Calgary; Staff Sergeant John Hodgins of the R.C.M.P. Crime Detection Library; Constable Ken Sawyer of Saskatoon; Constable Jim Stunden of the O.P.P.; Lieut. Det. Jacques Cinq-Mars of the Montreal Night Patrol; Winnipeg Court Jailer Fred Neale; Constable Arthur Wyatt of Halifax; Det. Donald Banks of Toronto; Nice colour photo ad for Pontiac cars; Chief Finlay G. Carroll of London; Guide to police officer slang; Super two-page colour photo of the Toronto Police's arsenal of sophisticated gadgets and practical weapons; ... View more info

Image for The Canadian Magazine / Star Weekly, August 10 - August 17, 1968: Rock Group Cream

The Canadian Magazine / Star Weekly, August 10 - August 17, 1968: Rock Group Cream

By: Alderman, Tom; Grescoe, Paul; Brown, Dick; Proudfoot, Dan; Williams, Peter; Benoit, Mme Jehane

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Southstar: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G2008

Condition: Good


20 pages. Features: Life in an Ottawa old folks' home; Life on the Road Makes Rock Group Cream turn Sour; The Bank of Montreal's Ladies' Branch on Sherbrooke St. in Montreal; George Fejer, George Eaton, Bill Brack and Craig Fisher - Canadians in Auto Racing - article with colour photos; The Ocean-Going Spies - ships and submarines are used to listen in on emenies; Plum recipes; Doug Wright's Family. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for The Canadian Magazine, 2 January [Jan.] 1971 - Meet the Satan's Choice Motorcycle Gang, Whose Members include Actor Art Hindle!

The Canadian Magazine, 2 January [Jan.] 1971 - Meet the Satan's Choice Motorcycle Gang, Whose Members include Actor Art Hindle!

By: Alderman, Tom; Rasky, Frank; King, Paul; Grant, Maggie; Benoit, Jehane; Meyer, Helen

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Southstar Publishers Limited: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143H3860

Condition: Good


24 pages. Colour photos. Features: Interviews with members of the Satan's Choice motorcycle gang, including Big Jack Olliffe, Howard Berry, Ted Anderson, David White, Doug MacDonald, and Art Hindle - yes, Art Hindle, the handsome Canadian actor you've seen in dozens of movies and TV shows, not to mention modeling clothing in department store catalogs - who knew?; What goes on inside a strike? - Canadian Longyear; Daytime TV - the men who entertain other men's wives - Graham Kerr, Elwood Glover, Max Ferguson, David Anson, Ed Reid, Paul Soles; Data Security Co. is the brainchild of J. Philip ... View more info

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Dew Upon the Grass

By: Allan, Billie Lamb

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Saskatoon, Canada, Western Producer: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 122G0893

Condition: Good


140 pages. Black and white photos in text. Reprint of the 1963 first edition. "A true account of pioneering in the bush country of Manitoba, north of 53... The heartwarming story of the author's family of 11 children and their trials, tears, and happiness as they struggled to survive in the wilds of an unsettled land." - from back cover. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info