Mushrooms & Toadstools. A Study of the Activities of Fungi. (The New Naturalist 7).

By: (07) RAMSBOTTOM, JOHN:

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Hardback, 8vo. (approx 9 x 6 ins.) In green cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; Some marks to rear, some rubbing to edges, in plastic cover, tape reinforcements to rear, Not price clipped). Spine slightly bumped on edges, darkening to page edges, else a clean and tight copy. --- From Puff-balls to the mould in jam-pots, including truffles, dry rot, and the yeasts used in brewing; all are fungis and the author manages to include all of them. Also included is a wealth of historical allusion. Beautifully illustrated with colour photographs by Paul de Laszlo. 306pp. With 84 colour & 58 b/w photo plates. (incl. many by Eric Hosking).

Title: Mushrooms & Toadstools. A Study of the Activities of Fungi. (The New Naturalist 7).

Author Name: (07) RAMSBOTTOM, JOHN:

Categories: New Naturalist series,

Publisher: Collins 1954 New Edition:

Seller ID: 81880

Keywords: New Naturalist series New Naturalist, Botany, Natural History, fungi, toadstool, mushroom, dustwrapper, New Naturalist series, photographs, 7, 1954