• Kokugyo 3 book with protective sleeve
  • Kokugyo 3 book
  • Front of Kokugyo 3 book's protective sleeve
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  • Inside preview of Kokugyo 3
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"Kokugyo Vol. 3" by Mamoru Kodama


Product Description


If you want to sharpen your eye for quality Japanese koi and think like a koi judge, the Kokugyo Vol. 3 is the book for you. A continuation of Kokugyo Vol. 1 and 2, this book shares author Mamoru Kodama's 40+ years of experience looking for and producing quality koi.

Use this book (with over 350 pages) as a guide to tell which koi is the best when you buy or judge koi or produce them. Makes a great gift for a fellow koi lover's library.

  • See the many types of koi varieties (with their kanji) coupled with stunning photo examples 
  • Learn what a koi judge looks for when comparing koi and determining quality
  • Enjoy photos of the breeders working on their farms and Japanese landscapes and koi facts sprinkled through the pages

Product details:

  • Hardcover with protective sleeve
  • Weight: 5.25 lb.
  • Pages: 359
  • Size: 8.81" x 12.25" x 1.25"

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  1. This is a fantastic book. 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 13th Mar 2018

    Fantastic book. both thumb up.
    The only problem is this book made my appetite immensely on beautiful koi.