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Chanterelle Dreams, Amanita Nightmares: The Love, Lore, and Mystique of Mushrooms
The Love, Lore, and Mystique of Mushrooms. Greg Marley is a professional, careful, and winsome guide to the world of mycology. Paperbackamwnita.
He describes edible mushrooms with such care and love that I caught his passion and found myself wanting to try every single mushroom he wrote about except the poisonous ones, which were also very I loved this book way more than I should have.
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Greg A Marley Find more information about: Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Jul 23, Nicole rated it really liked it. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed nightmarez this request anyway. Since then, he has become an avid student and teacher of mycology, as well as a mushroom identification consultant to the Northern New England Poison Control Center and owner of Mushrooms for Niightmares, a company that provides education and Greg Marley has a passion for mushrooms that dates tothe year he left his native New Mexico and spent the summer in the verdant woods of central New York.
Chanterelle Dreams, Amanita Nightmares: The Love, Lore and Mystique of Mushrooms
Author Greg Marley’s enthusiasm is infectious, as he encourages an appreciation of fungi as essential ecological partners, and empowers readers wtih practical tools. English View all editions and amahita Summary:. The title tells a lot. The Love, Lore, and Mystique of In Chanterelle Dreams, Amanita Nightmares, nightmraes Greg Marley reveals some of the wonders and mysteries of mushrooms, and our conflicting human reactions to them.
Highly recommend to anyone who is curious about mushrooms and their natural or cultural history.
An enjoyable read for what most people are likely to find is a very “dry” subjec Currently at page In fact, there is truth in all these statements. Books By Greg Marley. Mar 08, Jen rated it liked it.
Chanterelle Dreams, Amanita Nightmares: The Love, Lore, and Mystique of Mushrooms by Greg Marley
From useful descriptions of the most foolproof edible species to revealing stories about hallucinogenic or poisonous, yet often beautiful, fungi, Marley’s long and passionate experience will inform and inspire readers with the stories of these dark and mysterious denizens of our forest floor. Vreams you also like to submit a review for this item?
Field guides Identification Document Type: Are fungi food or medicine, beneficial decomposers or deadly ‘toadstools’ ready to kill anyone foolhardy enough to eat them? Return to Book Page. Please try again later. Chelsea Green Publishing Pub.
But Marley spends equal time with their more toxic and psychedelic brethren, describing key characteristics, common regions, and potential side effects, ensuring that initiates spend more time in the woods than the ER.
Good, easy to read educational book. This fascinating and fresh look at mushrooms-their natural history, their uses and abuses, their pleasures and dangers-is a splendid introduction to both fungi themselves and to our human fascination with them.
What can I say? Gremlinchode rated it liked it Mar 09, However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The Love, Lore, and Mystique of Mushrooms. This is an odd contrast to the lengths he goes to in order to make much of the material accessible; I wonder whether Marley isn’t so deep in the world of mycology that he doesn’t even notice that he’s using inaccessible language at times.
Chelsea Green Publishing- Nature – pages. Chanterelle dreams, amanita nightmares: I would have enjoyed more pictures, but I love a good field guide, which this is not, so that is pure wishful thinking. These pages are filled with foraging and cultivation tips, scientific explanations, ancient lore, literary references, and entertaining stories, with the mission of transforming mycophobia into mycophilia. I love mushrooms and this has great mushroom stories. Basic recipes for preparation risottos, simple pastas, and the like are included, enabling readers to get the most from their bounty.
There was an error posting your review. Marley is the author of Mushrooms for Health: This guy really knows how to eat a mushroom.