Memorial Edition. Sinking of the "Titanic" Most Appalling Ocean Horror with Graphic Descriptions of Hundreds Swept to Eternity Beneath the Waves; Panic Stricken Multitude Facing Sure Death, and Thrilling Stories of this Most Overwhelming Catastrophe to Which Is Added Vivid Accounts of Heart-Rending Scenes, When Hundreds Were Doomed to Watery Graves, Compiled from Soul Stirring Stories Told by Eye Witnesses of this Terrible Horror of the Briny Deep. Profusely Illustrated with a Great Many Photographs of Thrilling Scenes in this Fearful Catastrophe, to which is added accounts of other great disasters.

Harrisburg, PA: The Minter Company, 1912. Hardcover. xv, 280p., plus unpaginated appendices (Committee's Report; Lists of Missing and Rescued). Photos and facsimiles on semi-coated stock, these grouped at the start, plus others scattered in the text. A catchpenny or subscription-style production not meant to last, but this is a reasonably good copy, hardbound in 9x6.5 inch blue cloth boards gilt with photo (3.5x5.3 inches) laid down on cover. Spine titling has largely eroded, cover titling slighly flaked, all extremities showing a little card and fraying. Front hinge lightly cracked, several signatures aligned imperfectly (we think haste at the bindery, not loosened thread), two ownership legends on ffep one of which datelined July 1912 - otherwise free of any markings. A good-only copy.

Cat.No: 183345

Price: $50.00