Goldfish Breeds and other Aquarium Fishes: Their Care and Propagation. A Guide to Freshwater and Marine Aquaria, their Fauna, Flora and Management
By Wolf, Herman T.
Pp. 385; color frontispiece of goldfish, 240 text-figures (line-drawings of goldfish, aquatic plants and other aquarium life – mostly from woodcuts). Publisher’s original dark green ribbed cloth, lettered in gilt on the front cover, and with original printed paper label on the spine, sm 4to. This is the rare first edition of this classic early aquarium book. The volume includes coverage of both aquariums and terrariums. No ownership marks and few signs of use. Scarce.
|Publisher||Innes and Sons|
|Date Published Estimated||No|
|Number of Volumes||1|
|Condition Description||Paper spine label is rubbed with some loss to paper, cracks to inner joints professionally repaired, some edge wear to cloth; a tight and clean copy in very good condition.|