Lot #132
Titanic

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Estimate: $1500+

Description

Scarce first edition book: Shipping Casualties (Loss of the Steamship 'Titanic'). First edition. London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1912. Hardcover, 8.5 x 12.25, 74 pages, bound with 'The Deathless Story of the 'Titanic'' by Philip Gibbs, a 40-page illustrated newspaper article. The book contains the "report of a formal investigation into the circumstances attending the foundering on 15th April, 1912, of the British Steamship 'Titanic,' of Liverpool, after striking ice." Book condition: VG-/None, with cracks along the spine, some minor foxing, and vertical bends to pages.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs and Artifacts
  • Dates: #602 - Ended February 10, 2021