A Treatise on the Esculent Funguses of England, Containing an Account of their classical history, uses, characters, development, structure, nutritious properties, modes of cooking and preserving &c.

London: Reeve, Brothers, 1847. First edition, large 8vo, x, 138, 16 advertisement pp. 21 lithographed plates with tissue guards, 18 hand coloured, 2 bookplates to paste down. Original blind stamped cloth, gilt vignette to upper cover, spine and edges faded, top of upper joint splitting but sound. Nissen 58. Pritzel 320. Freeman 149. Item #17487

Price: £200.00

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