1964 "Second Edition"; Binfords & Mort publishers, Portland, Oregon; hardbound; inscribed "Merry Christmas 1964 from Leigh G.(?)" - see pic; very good condition with unmarked pages; dust jacket good with minor wear; includes a typed information flyer from the "16th Mushroom Show, October 10, 1965" for" The Oregon Mycological Society, Inc., Founded 1949" - see pic.
A practical guide to nearly 100 edible species & 100 savory recipes. All are described in simple, non-technical language.
"Whether you like to go afield for your edible mushrooms - or to your favorite grocer - this handbook will introduce you to a hundred delicious species, and a hundred ways to prepare them...
In full-color photos, black and white photos, and precise line drawings, you can here learn the nature, the characteristics, and the remarkable beauty and color of the wild mushroom..."