The Goldfish and Its Systematic Culture : a Thorough Guide for Goldfish Keeping and Goldfish Breeding in the House and Out-of-Doors, the Construction and Care of he Parlor Aquarium and Ponds for Breeding

New York, NY: Brooklyn Eagle, 1902. Third edition. Hardcover w/pictorial boards. Small octavo (standard size). Some wear to edges and corners of boards with some wear thru at corners, a bit more wear to spine. Small closed tear at top edge of free endpaper. Gilt lettering to boards and spine, with images of three goldfish embossed on front board. 150 p. w/ colored frontis, many b&w illus. and plans, and 6 p. of ads at rear. A later but "enlarged and improved" edition of this classic work on goldfish and their care, still useful over 10 years later. Mulertt was a long time advocate of aquariums and was the breeder of the Comet tailed goldfish. Uncommon. Very good. Item #19037

Price: $115.00

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