The Way to Avoid the Centre of Our Violent Gales.
Blunt, Geo. W.
Geo. W. Blunt, ( 1866), NY
31 pp. b/w folding. chart, ills.
One of George Blunts last works, and scarce. See Burstyn, p. 90. Pages 14-31 comprise W.C. Redfield’s influential work, “Observations on the Hurricanes and Storms of the West Indies.” Inscribed by one old salt to another – Howard F. Moffat to William G. Morris. According to Hammersley’s Naval Register, both were Acting Masters in the Union navy. Bound in original boards. Light waterstain along the top edge, else a good copy.