C. Leonard and Charles Fergus' "Common Edible and Poisonous Mushrooms of the Northeast" Book
C. Leonard and Charles Fergus' "Common Edible and Poisonous Mushrooms of the Northeast" Book is a handy in-the-field identification guide that features the "Foolproof Five" and includes a useful identification flowchart.
The northeastern United States is home to an enormous variety of mushrooms -- some delicious, some deadly. This handy in-the-field guide offers identification information for some 50 mushrooms that mushroom hunters are most likely to encounter in the wild. It also features detailed photographs illustrating the characteristics to look for when identifying mushrooms and natural history information -- where they grow, when they appear, and the various forms they take. 96 pages.