Vintage childrens book about the care of goldfish written by well known author Herbert S. Zim. He is famous for writing the field guides for birds, mammals, etc. for North America, etc.
Illustrated by Joy Buba, published in 1947 by William Morrow and Company.
Hard cover book, no dust jacket. It is an ex-library book. There is a charge slip inside front cover, see pic. glue residue from card pocket and the school name stamped in several places and in others blacked out.
Wonderful illustrations in three part color and large text for children. Covers a bit of history, types of goldfish, the parts of the fish, fish tanks, how to set up a tank, and more. The pages are secure, no scribbles or tears. Pages are lightly tanned, have some light smudges or spots.
Hard cloth cover shows wear - worn at edges, corners, spine. Fading and some spotting. Call letters on spine.
8 1/4"h x 6 3/4"w.