# 21892

Great Britain. Meteorological Council

Meteorological charts of the Southern Ocean between the Cape of Good Hope & New Zealand.

$275.00 AUD

London : printed for Her Majesty’s Stationery Office by Darling & Son, 1899. Official Publication No. 123. Oblong folio (435 x 495 mm), gilt-lettered flushcut limp cloth, unpaginated, title page; preface by Robert H. Scott, Secretary to the Council; Remarks on the charts by C. W. Baillie, Marine Superintendant; twelve double page colour lithograph charts of meteorological observations in the Southern Ocean, one for each month of the year; four further double page plates of the currents and sea temperatures, each with insert maps of the Ocean during different months.

Scarce first edition, a second edition was published in 1907 and a third in 1917.

Copies of the first edition are recorded in two Australian collections (State Library of New South Wales; National Library of Australia).