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Image for Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, November 24, 1956 - Priceless William Notman Canadian Photo Collection / Zeckendorf's Plans for Four Canadian Cities / How Percy Williams Swept the Olympic Sprints

Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, November 24, 1956 - Priceless William Notman Canadian Photo Collection / Zeckendorf's Plans for Four Canadian Cities / How Percy Williams Swept the Olympic Sprints

By: Berton, Pierre; Newman, Peter C.; Fraser, Blair; Porter, McKenzie; Gardner, Ray; Collins, Robert; Cummings, Parke; Heiney, Donald; Hewitt, Foster; Tumpane, Frank; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean-Hunter: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662G2525

Condition: Fair


96 pages. Features: Frank Tumpane's views on book censorship; Nice one-page Canadair ad; Bill Zeckendorf's Big Real Estate Development Plans for Canada - article with great photos; Nice two-page color ad for the 1957 Plymouth; William Notman's irreplacable collection of half a million portraits and views - twelve pages of sample photos with captions; Why the Conservatives are swinging to Diefenbaker; The Junior League - exclusive women's service club; How Percy Williams Swect the Olympic Sprints - fantastic photos and flashback article to Canada's 1928 track sensation; Central Canada's wild r... View more info

Dine Out and Lose Weight: The French Way to Culinary "Savoir Vivre"

By: Montignac, Michel

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Montignac USA: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 51704032

ISBN: 2906236179

Condition: Very Good


2906236179 299 pages. Author revolutionized France with his revelations on diet and nutrition. Questions a number of preconceived ideas and established myths on how to lose weight. Dedicated to all gourmets with an appreciation for "Savoir vivre". - from back cover. Glossy colour-illustrated boards. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, September 4, 1965 *Features Cover Photo of Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor*

Maclean's Magazine, September 4, 1965 *Features Cover Photo of Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $169.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean Hunter: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146A9001

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: The Mystery of Infatuation, by June Callwood; The New Way Back From Heart Attack - Exercise; Never Give A Squirrel An Even Break; Why Gourmets Flock to Kitchener's Wonderful Mennonite Market; Man's Mad Quest for the North Pole, by Farley Mowat; The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM); One Man's Journey to Hell and Back; Diary of a Postal Strike Scab Worker. Great colour ad by CBC/TV's Show of the Week featuring a young Paul Anka. Average wear. Yellowing to contents. Binding intact. Sound copy. View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, December 8, 1962 *THE WHITE HOUSE IN THE CUBAN CRISIS*

The Saturday Evening Post, December 8, 1962 *THE WHITE HOUSE IN THE CUBAN CRISIS*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 357A4687

Condition: Good


Features: Uncle Sam's Rejects - obese and illiterate, more youths fail the draft today than ever before; In Time of Crisis - two top reporters combine forces to reveal the drama and struggle out of which emerged a turning point in the Cold War; Citizen (Orson) Welles Rides Again - he tries for a comeback with a movie (The Trial) based on a nightmarish novel; Paridise in Peril - exotic Thailand stands in the path of Red advance - can U.S. support help it survive?; Battler Against Bigotry - Gordon Hall targets U.S. Nazis - photos of John Birch head Robert Welch and American Nazi Party Fuhrer Geo... View more info

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The Explorer's Journal, December 1989

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: New York, The Explorer's Club: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 824C5741

Condition: Good


Features: Explorers Club members help select the "Seven Underwater Wonders of the World"; High Points of Climbing in the Alps; Nepal's Karnali Zone - Land without Rice; Mountains in Crisis - Man Vs. Nature; The cutting edge of low technology - pack animals; Galapagos Gourmets and Gourmands; A Benediction for Voyager 2. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Asparagus: The Sparrowgrass Cookbook

By: Stanley, Autumn

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Pacific Search Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 75609330

ISBN: 0914718223

Condition: Good


0914718223 143 pages. For the first time this favorite vegetable of emperors, painters, gourmets, and kings has an entire cookbook devoted to it! Light wear. Unmarked. Bit of peeling to front cover where sticker removed. View more info

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Edible wild fruits and nuts of Canada (Edible wild plants of Canada)

By: Turner, Nancy J

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, National Museum of Natural Sciences: 1981

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 445H3045

ISBN: 0660001284

Condition: Good


0660001284 212 pages. Index, bibliography and index. Monotone diagrams and colour photos. This guide and cookbook includes 35 species for wild-food gourmets. "Each section contains a botanical description, notes on general habitat and distribution, a drawing or colour photograph, and information on the folklore of each plant, with notes on its historical, medicinal, or cosmetic uses. Also included are a large selection of recipes for jams, jellies, beverages, wines, pies, desserts, main dishes and snacks. Some of these are based on recipes that were used by the Indians and the Inuit,... View more info