Winds and Their Courses: or a Practical Exposition of the Laws Which Govern the Movements of Hurricanes and Gales, with an examination of the circular theory of storms, as propounded by Redfield, Sir William Reid, Piddington, and Others.

By: JINMAN, G.

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8vo. pp. iv, [2], ii,96; 8 plates [3 folding]. Original cloth, front cover title label chipped, Very Good. Originally published by George Phillip in 1861, this is a reprint. Copac lists only the copytright libraries as holding the 1861 edition, there are no locations for this colonial reprint which was presumably reprinted due to the relevance in the Indian Ocean and South China Seas. The large folding plates illustrates the track of the Mozambique Hurricane and the Bombay Hurricane of Nov 2nd 1854.

Title: Winds and Their Courses: or a Practical Exposition of the Laws Which Govern the Movements of Hurricanes and Gales, with an examination of the circular theory of storms, as propounded by Redfield, Sir William Reid, Piddington, and Others.

Author Name: JINMAN, G.

Categories: General,

Publisher: Calcutta: M. Cranenburgh, 1863.:

Seller ID: 27526