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Wirtshaus zum Fliegenpilz

Apparently an old German storybook.

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Mecki

The hedgehog hero of several German children’s books, Mecki, apparently has an encounter with some fly agaric dwarfs in Mecki bei den 7 Zwergen: According to this site, he actually smokes the mushroom and then sees the dwarfs become mushrooms … Continue reading

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The Tachyon Web

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Book mushrooms

an amazing book art installation by Melissa Jay Craig

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Etsy Alice

Some Alice in Wonderland-related Amanita offerings from Etsy sellers: from PRRINT from thelittlefox from TheBloomingHare from HipHeartStudio2 from marisolspoon from cherrybones from woodwings from wonderlaneart from Sam315

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The Librarians

Caught this screenshot from the first episode of the Australian television show The Librarians. The professor’s book is “Five Fabulous Fungi” but it looks like they chose the most fabulous of all to showcase!

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Freud and Mushrooms

Psychoanalyst Dan Merkur discusses Sigmund Freud’s fascination with the fungi kingdom in his paper “Freud’s Mushroom Hunting” (click for PDF). Of their frequent forays together, Freud’s son Martin said: “Father would have done some scouting earlier to find a fruitful … Continue reading

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