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This is the first English Koi book written by Japanese Koi dealers it contains many beautiful pictures and provides a detailed explanation of how to appreciate every variety of Koi.

Book 1 - The first one has a CD-ROM that trains you to compare over 150 Nishikigoi by asking you to compare 2 Koi at a time, it then sharpens your skills by indicating and explaining the specific points you should use in comparison. With a question and answer booklet and a very comprehensive glossary this book is a must for this time of year.



Book 2 - After spending nearly 3 years,

Kodama has finally completed

"Kokugyo - Nishikigoi Development.

He has collected pictures that follow the changing process of 174 Koi and explains how they developed. Everyone has wanted to but no one has been able to compile information like this before. This is a dream book for every serious Koi lover like yourself.






Written by Mr Kodama, is one of the best textbooks to learn how to judge koi.Specifically,the reader will learn how to determine wich koi is better by comparing critical features.KOKUGYO 3 explains this essential technique. Japan is the origin nishikigoi, and today, they have spread all over the world,creating worldwide fans. In order to really enjoy koi, you must have a grasp of basic koi knowledge. The saying "beauty is in the eye of the beholder" ssuggests that a koi's beauty is subjective. However,it is also important to know how koi beauty is judged. This book teaches you and koi fanciers around the globe how to determine a koi's superiority.



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Kokogyo 2
£ 110.00
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kokugyo 1
£ 110.00
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Kokugyo 3
£ 320.00
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