|Statement||by James Greenwood, to which are added, directions for great circle sailing, an essay on the law of storms and variable winds, and explanations of terms used in shipbuilding. With several engravings, and illustrations of the flags of maritime nations.|
|Series||Weale"s rudimentary series -- 56|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||167p.,  leaves of plates :|
|Number of Pages||167|
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