In 1873, Jesuit scientists re-established their meteorological observatory at Zi-Ka-Wei, about four miles from Shanghai. It became the largest private meteorological organization in the world, connecting a network of stations from Siberia to Manila, from Indo-China to Guam, creating the Earth Physics Institute. This illustrated work celebrates its Golden Anniversary. Quarto, 23 leaves, 28 cm., printed bi-lingual wrappers, short tear at heel of spine Size: 4to. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: FIFTY YEARS OF SCIENTIFIC WORK. The ...
Publisher: Impr. d'art G. Bouan
Publication Date: 1929
Binding: Printed Wrappers
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Paris: Imprimerie d'Art G. Bouan, (1929), 4to (circa 11" x 8-3/4"), (44) pages, illustrated throughout in black & white. In the original printed wraps. A fine copy. Seller Inventory # 019109