a very detailed annual report containing a wealth of statistical information on the pilotage service in the UK and Ireland in the late 19th century. includes bye-laws, regulations, names and ages of pilots, rates of pilotage, income received from pilotage, etc.,etc.
and hence to point out a cause for the variable winds, with the view to practical use in navigation
by Lt. Col. C.W. Reid.
London, John Weale, 1850.
the final edition of this important meteorological text based on a historical study on storms and hurricanes, and including detailed accounts and studies of storms around the world in the late 18th and early 19th centuries.
complete with the twelve folding charts and graphs, and the frontispiece of seamen’s circles