Other relevant publications
Guide for the Beginner by Jack V.R. Marriott Guide to Identification with a Microscope by Jack V.R. Marriott Guide for the Kitchen Collector - Preservation and Cooking of Fungi by Dave Shorten Downy Mildews, Powdery Mildews, Smuts and Rusts by Tom F. Preece A checklist of the Rust Fungi of the British Isles by D.M. Henderson (2000) Rust Fungi of the British Isles – guide to identification by their host plants by D.M. Henderson (2004) A checklist of the Downy Mildews of the British Isles by T.F. Preece (2002) Guide to the Literature for the Identification of British Basidiomycetes by Bert Brand, Alick Henrici and Patrick Leonard. Keys to Fungi on Dung by M.J.Richardson and Roy Watling.
All the above are available while stocks last from the Librarian, British Mycological Society, The Wolfson Wing, Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB. Price lists and order forms can be downloaded from the BMS website.
BMS ‘Keys’ series Nos. 1 to 12 by various authors. For a list of contents and a note on how to obtain copies see Appendix 9.
Checklist of the British and Irish Basidiomycota by Nick Legon and Alick Henrici. Published by Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Available from www.kewbooks.com cost £29.00.
Field Mycology - a quarterly journal containing articles on the identification of fungi, including keys, top quality colour illustrations, news on current issues such as recording, taxonomy and conservation, plus reviews of literature and correspondence. Essential reading for all field mycologists. Obtainable by subscription (currently €29 [£20] p.a.) from Elsevier, Customer Service Dept., PO Box 211, 1000 AE Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Phone (+31) (20) 4853757. Email firstname.lastname@example.org .
An Initial Guide to the Identification of Mushrooms and Toadstools by Paul Nichol. Published by the WEA and obtainable from Paul at WEA Office, Voluntary Sector Hub, Beaumont Fee, Lincoln LNI 1UW. Cost £3.50, plus 50p postage for single copies.
Poisonous Fungi by Mike Miner, obtainable from Dave Shorten, 45 Sevenfields, Highworth, Swindon, Wilts. SN6 7NF. Cost £2.00, plus 50p postage for single copies.
Recommended English names for fungi in the UK by Liz Holden. Published by Plantlife International. Obtainable from Plantlife Bookstore Summerfield Books, Main Street, Brough, Cumbria CA17 4AX. Cost £6 (incl. p & p).
The fungi name trail by Liz Holden and Kath Hamper. A key to commoner fungi aimed at beginners and children. Published by the Field Studies Council and obtainable from FSC Publications, Preston Montford, Montford Bridge, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY4 1HW. Cost £3.25 plus £1 postage for single copies (discount available for orders of 10 or more).
NB. All prices quoted, including postage, are subject to change without notice.