Tropical Fish in the Aquarium - J. M. LodewijksBlandford Press, 1974, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper a little rubbed at the edges. Price Clipped. Edges of the text block lightly tanned. Boards faded at the extremities.
Reprint of the 2nd Edition. [First: 1963] From the cover: “This book is intended for those already familiar with the subject through their own home aquariums, as well as for those who do not yet own an aquarium but are attracted to the idea; A wide and fascinating range of exotic fish is covered, and all are illustrated in brilliant colour, with a description of the conditions under which they best thrive and breed. The first part of the book introduces fishes which are easily kept and maintained by simple methods, and describes the aquarium plants suitable for them. The second part deals with fishes requiring a more specialised care and understanding. A third section has been specially written for this edition by the British Aquarists’ Study Society. It will be of special help to those beginning to keep tropical fish for it gives many practical details of how to go about it.”