The Complete Mushroom Hunter: An Illustrated Guide to Finding, Harvesting, and Enjoying Wild Mushrooms

4.16 avg rating
( 122 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781592536153: The Complete Mushroom Hunter: An Illustrated Guide to Finding, Harvesting, and Enjoying Wild Mushrooms
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Do you know your mushrooms? This is the only mushrooming book that will introduce you safely and with confidence to the not-so “underground” hobby of mushroom hunting and gathering.

Gathering edible wild food is a wonderful way to forge a connection to the earth. Mushrooms are the ultimate local food source; they grow literally everywhere, from mountains and woodlands to urban and suburban parks to your own backyard. The Complete Mushroom Hunter will enrich your understanding of the natural world and build an appreciation for an ancient, critically relevant, and useful body of knowledge. Amateur mycologists and mushroom enthusiasts will find this is a guidebook for their passion.

Mushroom guru Gary Lincoff escorts you from the mushroom’s earliest culinary awakening, through getting equipped for mushroom forays, to preparing and serving the fruits of the foray, wherever you live.

Inside you’ll find:
-A brief, but colorful history of mushroom hunting worldwide
-How to get equipped for a mushroom foray
-A completely illustrated guide to the common wild edible mushrooms and their poisonous look-alikes: where to find them, how to identify them, and more
-How to prepare and serve the fruits of your foray, plus more than 30 delicious recipes
-Plus, dozens of colorful, priceless anecdotes from living the mushroom lifestyle

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Gary Lincoff is the author, co-author, or editor of several books and articles on mushrooms. He teaches courses on mushroom and plant identification and use at the New York Botanical Garden and has led wild mushroom and edible wild plant study trips and forays to 30 countries across Asia, Africa, Europe, and South, Central, and North America. Lincoff chaired the Telluride Mushroom Festival for 25 years (1980–2004), and still participates as its principal speaker. He is also a featured “myco visionary” in the award-winning documentary, Know Your Mushrooms, by Ron Mann. Lincoff also founded and led the New York City Edible Wild Plant Workshop, which featured a once-a-week wild edibles dinner plus a weekend hunt for edible wild plants and mushrooms in city parks. Patricia Wells published his edible wild plant recipes in an article in the New York Times, and he has been profiled in the Village Voice and New York magazine. He lives in New York City. http://www.garylincoff.com

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780785833154: The Complete Mushroom Hunter: An Illustrated Guide to Finding, Harvesting, and Enjoying Wild Mushrooms

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0785833153 ISBN 13:  9780785833154
Publisher: Crestline Books, 2015
Hardcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Lincoff, Gary
Published by Quarry Books (2010)
ISBN 10: 1592536158 ISBN 13: 9781592536153
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Bookmonger.Ltd
(HILLSIDE, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Quarry Books, 2010. Paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # mon0000479919

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 16.99
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Gary Lincoff
Published by Quarry Books (2010)
ISBN 10: 1592536158 ISBN 13: 9781592536153
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Quarry Books, 2010. Paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX1592536158

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 26.85
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Gary Lincoff
Published by Quarry Books (2010)
ISBN 10: 1592536158 ISBN 13: 9781592536153
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Quarry Books, 2010. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # MB00D825O3K

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 30.42
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Gary Lincoff
Published by Quarry Books (2010)
ISBN 10: 1592536158 ISBN 13: 9781592536153
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Quarry Books, 2010. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # MB00FQ4VJJG

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 30.42
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Gary Lincoff
Published by Quarry Books (2010)
ISBN 10: 1592536158 ISBN 13: 9781592536153
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Quarry Books, 2010. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M1592536158

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 30.42
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

6.

Lincoff, Gary
Published by Quarry Books (2010)
ISBN 10: 1592536158 ISBN 13: 9781592536153
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Quarry Books, 2010. Flexibound. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P111592536158

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 52.14
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

7.

Lincoff, Gary
Published by Quarry Books
ISBN 10: 1592536158 ISBN 13: 9781592536153
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Quarry Books. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 1592536158 New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW99.0777839

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 49.99
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

8.

Lincoff, Gary
Published by Quarry Books (2010)
ISBN 10: 1592536158 ISBN 13: 9781592536153
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Quarry Books, 2010. Flexibound. Condition: Brand New. 192 pages. 9.92x8.03x0.71 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # 1592536158

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 48.46
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.62
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

9.

Gary Lincoff
Published by Quarry Books (2010)
ISBN 10: 1592536158 ISBN 13: 9781592536153
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books Express
(Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Quarry Books, 2010. Flexibound. Condition: New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 1592536158n

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 98.04
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds