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A Naturalist's Guide to the Mushrooms of Britain and Northern Europe

Field / Identification GuideNew Edition

Series: Naturalist's Guides - Britain & Europe

By: Josephine Bacon(Author), Paul Sterry(Illustrator), Andrew Merrick(Illustrator)

160 pages, 300 colour photos

John Beaufoy Books

Paperback | Apr 2019 | Edition: 2 | #245020 | ISBN-13: 9781912081165
Available for pre-order: Due Apr 2019 Details
NHBS Price: £7.99 $10 / €9 approx

About this book

This easy-to-use identification guide to 280 mushroom and toadstool species most commonly seen in Britain and northern Europe is perfect for amateur naturalists. High quality photographs from Britain's top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions, which include common and scientific name, height, distribution and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers advice on mushroom hunting and finding the ones that are good to eat.

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Josephine Bacon has been picking wild mushrooms since she was nine. She is a member of the British Mycological Society and has participated in many mushroom forays.

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