Psilocybin Production

Adam Gottlieb From the Publisher Most concise, readable book on the art of extracting psilocybin from magic mushrooms. Includes closet production and explains small and large scale production. How to locate magic mushrooms, develop stock for inoculation, cultivate, harvest, and dry ‘shrooms. Explains how mycelium can be grown in inexpensive jars and methods of extracting…

Mushrooms and Mankind: The Impact of Mushrooms on Human Consciousness and Religion

James Arthur From the Introduction For thousands (maybe millions) of years on our planet, humanity has been involved in a symbiotic relationship with plants. Not only have plants supplied mankind with a never ending food-source, the necessary nourishment for our bodies and life itself, but they have also served us in another way: an extremely…

The Pursuit of Oblivion

Richard Davenport-Hines From the Back Cover A history of drug-taking, telling the story across five centuries of addicts and users: monarchs, prime ministers, great writers and composers, wounded soldiers, overworked physicians, oppressed housewives, exhausted laborers, high-powered businessmen, playboys, sex workers, pop stars, seedy losers, stressed adolescents, defiant schoolchildren, the victims of the ghetto, and happy…

Plant Intoxicants

Baron Ernst von Bibra From the Publisher Plant Intoxicants is a pioneering study of psychoactive plants and their role in society. Initially published in Nuremberg in 1855, it is one of the first books to examine the cultivation, preparation, and consumption of the world’s major stimulants and inebriants. Drawing on his own travel experiences as…