Brietius's Draught of the Winds and their names according to the Ancients and Moderns.
A diagram of a wind rose from Herman Moll's 'Atlas Geographicus' Published in London by J. Nutt et al. between 1711 and 1717. The diagram shows the twelve main winds as described by Aristotle and Pliny as well as the thirty two divisions used by early 18th century sailors.
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