Poisonous Mushrooms of Canada including other inedible fungi
AMMIRATI, Joseph; TRAQUAIR, James A.; HORGEN, Paul A.
- Publisher: Fitzhenry & Whiteside/Agriculture Canada
- Edition: n/a
- Date Published: 1985
- Place Published: Markham, Ontario
- ISBN: 0889029776
- Condition: Very good
- Signed: No
- Dust Jacket: Yes
- Jacket Condition: Very Good
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.