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Poisonous Mushrooms of Canada including other inedible fungi

AMMIRATI, Joseph; TRAQUAIR, James A.; HORGEN, Paul A.

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Publication Info

  • Publisher: Fitzhenry & Whiteside/Agriculture Canada
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1985
  • Place Published: Markham, Ontario
  • ISBN: 0889029776

Details

  • Condition: Very good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: Yes
  • Jacket Condition: Very Good
  • Details:
    Research Branch Agriculture Canada Monograph 30. xiv, 396 p. 29 cm. 234 illustrations, 102 of which are in colour. Grey cloth hardcover with a little label residue at top front cover. In mylar-covered pictorial dustjacket. Jacket has a little soiling on rear. A bit of dust on lower edge of text block. Ex-library with stamp on front free endpaper. Topics include: the fungus fruit body; macroscopic and microscopic features; methods of study; collecting; preserving and storing specimens; taxonomy; fungal poisoning; guidelines for safe collecting and eating; hallucinogens; gastrointestinal irritants; etc. Glossary defines terms from Acuminate to Volvate. Appendices and index.