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Collins Wild Guide: Mushrooms and Toadstools

Field / Identification GuideOut of Print

Series: Collins Wild Guide Series

By: Brian Spooner

256 pages, Col photos throughout

Harper Collins

Paperback | Dec 2005 | #149501 | ISBN: 0007191502
Out of Print Details
Paperback | Dec 1996 | #50013 | ISBN: 0002200074
Out of Print Details

About this book

Identification guide to 240 species, each illustrated with a colour photograph showing the key features. This book aims to provide a colourful introduction to the mushrooms, toadstools and other kinds of large fungi that occur in Britain and Northern Europe. There is a detailed description and identification fact file for each entry, enabling faster and more accurate identification.

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Brian Spooner is a mycologist at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. He has participated in field expeditions and biodiversity projects in Malaysia and Australia. He regularly leads forays for the British Mycological Society. He is the author of several books and numerous research papers.

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