Heirloom Book Company
Common Edible Mushrooms: How to Identify and Cook 45 Varieties by Clyde M. Christensen. Published by University of Minnesota, 1944. Hardcover with dust jacket. Not illustrated. 124 pages.
A foodie favorite and a haven for gourmets, gourmands, or anyone who likes to curl up with a good cookbook, Heirloom Book Company is based in Charleston, SC, but its renown extends far beyond the city’s boundaries. Run by Carlye Jane Dougherty, Bryan Lewis, and Brad Norton, it offers a cornucopia of new, vintage, and antique volumes about wine, cheese, cocktails, and regional cuisines, as well as cool culinary accessories. No matter how esoteric your kitchen proclivities or what tempts your taste buds, you’re likely to find it at Heirloom.