Np: (E. M. Scull, 1909). First edition. Hardcover. Octavo; pp; (6), 7-448; frontispiece, map and nearly one hundred black and white plates; green cloth, lettered in gilt and black with an oval pictorial inset at center of the front board, patterned endpapers;. Very Good. Item #14008
A classic example of the American Published Disaster Book, quickly brought together with illustrations and sensational survivor reports to capitalize while the event is still fresh and in the news. Covers the 1906 San Francisco uake & the eruption of Vesuvius that buried Pompeii & Herculaneum.