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Weather Lore: A Collection of Proverbs, Sayings and Rules Concerning the Weather: Volume II: Sun, Moon & Stars the Elements - Sky, Air, Sound, Heat

Weather Lore: A Collection of Proverbs, Sayings and Rules Concerning the Weather: Volume II: Sun, Moon & Stars the Elements - Sky, Air, Sound, Heat (Hardback)

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This is a charming and beautifully illustrated book, first published in 1893, covering all aspects of the weather including: Times and Seasons, Months, Days of the week, Winter birds and times of their arrival, Sun, Moon and Stars, Wind, Clouds, Mists, Haze, Dew, Fog, Sky, Air, Sound, Sea, Tide, Heat, Rain, Rainbow, Frost, Hail, Snow, Ice, Thunder and Lightning. Measuring instruments include: Barometer, Thermometer, Hygrometer, Telescope, Spectroscope. Animals include: Quadrupeds, Birds, Fish, Molluscs, Reptiles, Insects, Plants etc. This new edition has been completely redesigned and is fully illustrated with reproductions of woodcuts, photographs and drawings throughout.

Natural World & The EnvironmentThe natural world, country life & petsThe Earth: natural history generalWeatherPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesPopular beliefs & controversial knowledgeFolklore, myths & legendsScience & MathematicsEarth sciencesMeteorology & climatology Publisher: Papadakis Publication Date: 20/06/2013 ISBN-13: 9781906506384  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Richard Inwards was born in 1840, and lived a fascinating life travelling the world in his capacity as a manager of international mining projects. After settling in England he became joint editor of the Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society. He became president of the society in 1894.

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