The Magic of Mushrooms
I hope someone will be giving me this wonderful book for Christmas!
The Magic of Mushrooms is all about fungi in folklore, superstition and traditional medicine
Mushrooms are the inspiration behind countless superstitions, an ingredient in food, medicine and poison, and the subject of many magical folkloric tales
Explore the wonderful world of fungi, with over 100 illustrations of these fascinating species, sourced from the archives at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Sandra Lawrence is an author and journalist, her enthusiasm for this subject is infectious, anyone with even a passing interest in mushrooms will enjoy this book