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Other - Books on Magic Mushrooms

Discussion in 'Magic Mushrooms (Psilocybe & Amanita)' started by Alfa, Mar 18, 2005.

  1. Alfa

    Alfa Productive Insomniac Staff Member Administrator

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    117 y/o from The Netherlands
  2. enquirewithin

    enquirewithin Gold Member

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    from bermuda
  3. Alfa

    Alfa Productive Insomniac Staff Member Administrator

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    Added it.
  4. truestbet

    truestbet Newbie

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    Howdifficult is it to read books on magic mushrooms? Learn something new everyday.
  5. jaguarangel

    jaguarangel Newbie

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    Clark Heinrick on Amanitas, Paul Stamets on Majic Musrooms around the
    world for i.d. and of course, the bible, Mushrooms demystified by David
  6. unico_walker

    unico_walker Newbie

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  7. roidrage

    roidrage Newbie

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    i found the book that unico_walker has posted on limewire, it's a good read
  8. max_freakout

    max_freakout Silver Member

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    I think 'Food of the Gods' - Terence Mckenna is an essential for this list!
  9. boomer2

    boomer2 Newbie

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    HEre is a list from one of my cd-rom books:

    The best of the magic Shroom books for learning and identification.

    Allen, J. W. 1997. Magic Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest. Psilly Publications and RaverBooks, Seattle, Washington. 12 color photos.

    Allen, J. W. 1998. Magic Mushrooms of the Hawaiian Islands. Psilly Publications and RaverBooks. Seattle, Washington. Color Photos.

    Allen, J. W. 1997. María Sabina: Saint Mother of the Mushrooms. Psilly Publications and RaverBooks. Seattle, Washington.

    Allen, J. W. 1997. Teonanácatl: Ancient and Shamanic Mushroom Names of Mesoamerica and Other Regions of the World. Psilly Publications and RaverBooks. Seattle, Washington.

    Allen, J. W. 1999. Mushroom Pioneers: R. Gordon Wasson, Richard Evans Schultes, Albert Hofmann, María Sabina, Timothy Francis Leary and Others. Psilly Publications and RaverBooks. Seattle, Washington. With 40 Photographs. (Soon on CD-ROM).

    Allen, J. W. and J. Gartz. 1997. Magic Mushrooms in Some Third World Countries. Psilly Publications and RaverBooks. Seattle, Washington.

    Allen, J. W. and J. Gartz. 2000. Psilocybian Mushroom Cultivation: A Brief History Regarding the Contemporary Cultivation, Marketing and Use of Psilocybian Fungi. Psilly Publications and RaverBooks. Seattle, Washington. With 75 photographs. (Soon on CD-ROM).

    Allen, J. W. 1999. Magic Mushrooms of Australia and New Zealand.

    Enos, L. 1973. A Key to the North American Psilocybe Mushroom. Youniverse Press. Lemon Grove California.

    Estrada, A. 1976. Maria Sabina: Her Life, Her Chants. An Autobiography. Ross-Erikson. California.

    Friedman, S. A. 1987. Celebrating the Wild Mushroom. Dodd, Mead and Co. New York.

    Furst, P. T. 1986. Psychedelic Fungi. Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Drugs. Chelsea House Publishing. New York.

    Gartz, J. 1997-98. Magic Mushrooms Around the World: A Scientific Journey Across Cultures and Time. The case for Challenging Research and Value Systems. Translated from the masterpiece "Narremschwammer" by C. Taake.

    Guzmán, G., Allen, J. W. and J. Gartz. 2000. A Worldwide Geographical Distribution of the Neurotropic Fungi, An Analysis and Discussion. Ann. Mus. Civ. Rovereto vol. 14:189-280. Italy.

    Hofmann, A. 1980. LSD My Problem Child. McGraw-Hill. New York.

    Leary, T. 1968 High Priest. University Press. World. New York.

    Leary, T. 1983. Flashbacks: A Personal and Cultural History of an Era. J. P. Tarcher Inc. Los Angeles.

    Lincoff, G. and D. H. Mitchell (Eds.). 1980. Toxic and Hallucinogenic Mushrooms. Van Nostrand Reinhold. New York.

    McKenna, T. 1993. Food of the Gods: The Search for The Original Tree of Life. Bantam Books. New York.

    Menser, G. 1977 [1991]. Hallucinogenic and Poisonous Mushroom Field Guide. And/or Press. Berkeley, California. Re-issued as Magikal Mushroom Handbook. Homestead Book Co. Seattle, Washington.

    Metzner, Ralph. 2003. (Editor, with Diane Conn Darling). 2003. Teonanácatl: Sacred Mushroom of Vision. Four Trees Press. Green Earth Foundation. El Verano, California. 297 pages.

    Ott, J. 1976 [1979]. Hallucinogenic Plants of North America. Wingbow press. Berkeley, California.

    Ott, J. 1993. Pharmacotheon: Entheogenic Drugs, Their Plant Sources and History. (see pp273-319. Natural Products Co. Kennewick, Washington.

    Ott, J. and J. Bigwood (Eds.). 1978. Teonanacatl: Hallucinogenic Mushrooms of North America. Madrona Press. Seattle, Washington.

    Reidlinger, T. J. (ed.). 1990. The Sacred Mushroom Seeker: Essays for R. Gordon Wasson. Dioscorides Press. Portland, Oregon.

    Rumack, B. and E. Saltzman (Eds.). 1978. Mushroom Poisoning: Diagnosis and Treatment. CRC Press. West Palm Beach, Florida.

    Sanford, J. 1966. In Search of the Magic Mushroom. Clarkson N. Porter. New York.

    Schultes, R. E. 1978. Hallucinogenic Plants. A Golden Garden Guide. Golden Press. New York.

    Schultes, R. E. and A. Hofmann. 1979. Plants of the Gods. McGraw-Hill Book Co. New York.

    Stafford, P. 1992. Psychedelic Encyclopedia. J. P. Tarcher, Inc. Los Angeles.

    ------. 2003. Magic Mushrooms. Ronin Publishers. oakland, california.

    Stamets, P. 1978. Psilocybe Mushrooms and Their Allies. Homestead Book Co. Seattle, Washington.

    Stamets, P. 1996. A Field Guide to Psilocybin Mushrooms of the World. Ten Speed Press. Berkeley, California.

    Wasson, R. G. May 13, 1957. Life magazine.

    Wasson, R. G. 1980. The Wondrous Mushroom: Mycolatry in Mesoamerica. McGraw-Hill Book Co. New York.

    Weil, A. 1972. The Natural Mind: A New Way of Looking at Drugs and the Higher Consciousness. Houghton Mifflin. Boston, Ma.

    Weil, A. 1980. Marriage of the Sun and Moon. Houghton Mifflin. Boston, Ma.


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  10. Trebor

    Trebor Palladium Member

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    30 y/o from ireland
  11. nozty

    nozty Newbie

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    30 y/o from philippines
    does anyone know any good references about mushroom hunting in the wild? with all pictures and discriptions about the type of strain...
  12. NeuroChi

    NeuroChi is not his mind Platinum Member & Advisor

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