This section is from the book "The Corner Cupboard; Or, Facts For Everybody", by Robert Kemp Philp. Also available from Amazon: The Corner Cupboard; or Facts for Everybody.
Cardinal Points. North, southeast and west; subdivided into intermediate parts, as N.E. north east; N. W. north west, etc. ; to the number of thirty-two points of the compass, each 11 1/2 degrees.
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