JACQUES, John H. The Mushroom and the Bride: A Beliver’s Examination and Refutation of J.M. Allegro’s Book ‘The Scared Mushroom and the Cross’.
(Derby): The Citadel Press, 1970. First edition. Octavo. 126 pages. The then Canon of Lincoln Cathedral’s attempt to refute John Allegro’s claim that Christianity originated as a fertility cult that worshipped the sacred mushroom Amanita Muscaria. A very good copy in good dust jacket. Rear panel of jacket with some browning and marking.