Fassig, Oliver L. (edited by) Bibliography of Meteorology A Classified Catalogue of the Printed Literature of Meteorology from the Origin of Printing to the Close of 1881; with a supplement to the close of 1887 and an author Index - 2 volumes: Part I: Temperature, Part II: Moisture
Washington City Signal Office / United States War Department 1889 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Good+
B&W Illustrations; Two Volume Set - First Edition. Ex-Library copy from Columbia University. The books are in generally good condition - both are bound in sturdy library style binding . The First volume appears to be in the original binding, the second appears to have been rebound by the college. Both volumes have edge wear, rubbing, bumping and fraying along with bits missing of the edges due to wear and tear. Volume one is lacking a front endpaper. The text pages are mostly clean and bright with the exception of some generalized light toning to the pages. "(This) bibliography supervised by Oliver L. Fassig and issued in four volumes by the U.S. Army Signal Corps between 1889 and 1891. The original volumes are not easy to find, read, or use. They were lithographed in small quantities on acidic paper. Only a few copies are still in existence and, for the most part, are now in poor condition. " Scarce.