Climate and The British Scene (Gordon Manley)

Climate and The British Scene (Gordon Manley) lands on the shelves of my shop, where it will be found in my Meteorology shelves. priced at £6.50! Call in and get 40% OFF that price when you mention this post…

London: Collins, 1953, Hardback in dust wrapper.

2nd impression, first edition 1952. Number 22 in the series. Contains: Black & white photographs; Graphs; Colour photographs; Diagrams; Maps; Tables;

From the cover: From Chaucers sweet April showers to the peasoupers of Sherlock Holmes the British scene cannot be contemplated without climate enters in. Despite the ever increasing topics of conversation it is safe to say that no other aspect of life in Britain is so frequently the subject of comment as the daily weather. In this book Gordon Manley, recently President of the Royal Meteorological Society, Professor of Geography in the University of London, but equally at home in his observati…

Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with loss to the head of the spine which is more heavily faded. Edges of the text block lightly spotted. Text complete, clean and tight bar a little spotting to the endpapers and blanks.

Green boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. [XVIII] 314 [4] pages. Index. 8¾” x 6″.

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