In The Company of Mushrooms A Biologist's Tale -by- Elio Schaechter. ISBN 0674445546. Botany.
Fungi. Mushrooms. Few of us realise that mushrooms, humbling thriving on decay, are crucial to life on Earth as we
know it; a distinguished biologist imparts fascinating minutiae and weighty implications of this primarily
microscopic life form that nonetheless accounts for up to two tons of matter for every human on the planet; he shows
us how fungi are the great recyclers; explains when and where to to find mushrooms, how they are cultivated, and how
they are used in various cultures. Used hardcover book in dust jacket. 280 pages. (Harvard University Press. Cambridge,
MA. 1997) Name address and notes written on front free endpaper. Inked name stamp can be seen on edges
of pages when book is closed. Else in fine condition. Weight 600 grams.
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