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1 ELLIS, J. B. & B. M. EVERHART. The North American Pyrenomycetes; A Contribution To Mycologic Botany. With original illustrations by F. W. Anderson.
Newfield, NJ: Ellis & Everhart, 1892. 
Thick 8vo. iii, 793 pp. 41 plates, errata leaf laid in. Original brown cloth, black-stamped cover and spine titles; rear inner hinge tape repair, spine ends frayed. Bookplate and ex-library ink stamps from Throop College of Technology & Cal Tech. Very good. “The Perisporiaceae include about three hundred species, many of which are but little known, while none have been cytologically investigated. They develop as epiphytes on the leaves or young parts of plants, or occur on decaying plant substances. They usually possess a dark-coloured filamentous mycelium …” [Gwynne-Vaughan]. “In the present state of mycological knowledge, the classification of North American Pyrenomycetes is attended with many difficulties; chief which is the fact that many of the published diagnoses are too imperfect to enable one to recognize the species, of which many of the types are either lost or practically inaccessible. Our knowledge of these species is derived from the brief descriptions in Grevillea and the supplementary notes by Dr. M.C. Cooke, who has also examined and determined, by comparison with the original types, many of the species included in the present work.” – preface. “The stems of the Corylus are affected with one of the Pyrenomycetes. Cryptospora anomala, Pk. The fungus is described in “North American Pyrenomycetes,” by Ellis and Everhart, p. 531. It attacks Corylus Americana, but appears to be worst on the European varieties...” [written by Albert F. Woods]. See: Andrew S. Fuller, The Nut Culturist: A Treatise on Propagation, Planting and ... , 1896. See: Helen Gwynne-Vaughan, Fungi: Ascomycetes, Ustilaginales, Uredinales, 2010, p. 90. 
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2 JACOBSON, Harry P. Fungous Diseases, a Clinico-Mycological Text ... with Introductions by Jay Frank Schamberg and Howard Morrow.
Springfield (IL), and Baltimore: Charles C. Thomas 1932 hardcover 8vo. (18), 317 pp. 153 illustrations, index. Dark gray cloth. Bookplate of Henry Luster. Fine. 
Springfield (IL), and Baltimore:: Charles C. Thomas. 1932. hardcover. 8vo. (18), 317 pp. 153 illustrations, index. Dark gray cloth.. Bookplate of Henry Luster. Fine.. Concise discussion of clinical mycology for medical students and practitioners. "Dr. Jacobson is especially an authority on the ‘California Disease’ --Coccidioidal granuloma, which has come to be regarded as a most serious malady." --Introduction. . 1 
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