Koi Appreciation - The First Step
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Koi Appreciation Ã the first step is a detailed look at the appreciation and classification of Nishikigoi [koi or brocaded carp]. It explains how to look at koi and appreciate the intricate meld of colour and form that gives every fish its individuality, dignity and charm.
Topics covered: basic information about classification and appreciation of the thirteen varieties of koi; lists of the koi within a variety for show purposes; and an explanation of Japanese terms used to identify a varietys features.
Lavishly illustrated with 250 photographs supporting each variety, this is a book for all koi lovers particularly those who wish to progress beyond simple enjoyment of their koi.