Climatology of the United States

and of the temperate latitudes of the North American continent ... : including a summary of the statistics of meteorological observations in the United States, condensed from recent scientific and official publications
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J.B. Lippincott , Philadelphia
Meteorology -- United States, United States -- Cl
Statementby Lorin Blodget.
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LC ClassificationsQC983
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, [17]-536, 13 leaves of plates (12 fold.) :
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