LAURIAT, Charles E., Jr
Title: Lusitania's Last Voyage. 3rd US pr in dj.
Seller ID: 40525
LAURIAT, Charles E., Jr. The Lusitania's Last Voyage : Being a Narrative ofthe Torpedoing and Sinking of the R.M.S. Lusitania by a German Submarine o ff the Irish Coast May 7, 1915. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, (1915). ["Third Impression" rubber-stamped diagonally across the front panel of the dust-jacket]. Pp (7),vi-vii,(3),3-,(3), frontispiece +  leaves plates. 8vo,decorated black cloth. Anderson 758. "Mr. Lauriat was one of the passenger s aboard the ill-fated Lusitania, when she was torpedoed by a German submarine. By his courage and coolness he contrived to save not only his own lifebut the lives of a number of other passengers as well. ...As a graphic, th rilling, and comprehensive narrative of one of the most dramatic episodes of the present war, this account by an eye-witness will hold the attention from beginning to end, while as a precise and permanent history of a great disaster, it is well worth a place in every library." -from the dj. Very slight shelfwear, slight sunning to spine ends, else vg in chipped, tape-repaired dj. Scarce in dj. 275.00