Mushrooms demystified : a comprehensive guide to the fleshy fungi / David Arora.
- 2nd ed.
- Berkeley : Ten Speed Press 1986
- Includes indexes.
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 919-925).
- Fungophobia -- What is a mushroom? -- Mushrooms and the environment -- Names and classification -- Collecting mushrooms -- Identification and terminology -- How to use the keys -- Questions about mushrooms -- LBM's : little brown mushrooms -- Habitats -- Seventy distinctive mushrooms ( a quick-reference check list) -- Key to the major groups of fleshy fungi -- Mushroom cookery -- Mushroom toxins -- What it all means (a short dictionary of scientific names)
- Identifies over two thousand species, answers common questions about mushrooms, and gives advice on collecting, preserving, and cooking with mushrooms.