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001ndis: 1907 Jamaica Earthquake. Print shows several images of Kingston after the Jamaica earthquake if 1907. Each picture is accompanied by descriptive text. Published in a 1907 issue of The Graphic. 11x16 in. $30



002ndis: 1873 San Salvador Earthquake. Wood engraving shows crowds fleeing during the San Salvador quake of 1873. Published in Harper's Weekly. 7x10 in. $20



004ndis: 1902 Martinique Ruins. Print shows 2 images of the ruins left behind by the May 8, 1902 volcanic explosion which claimed the lives of thousands. The first image is an engraving showing the smoldering St. Pierre. The second image is a photo of the destroyed Gran Hotel. Caption at the bottom reads "the Ruined Metropolis of Martinique." Published in a 1902 issue of Harper's Weekly. 11x16 in. $40
 



005ndis: 1902 Martinique Scenes of Destruction. Print shows a rare photograph of a ruined cathedral and an engraving of the colonial bank after the 1902 volcanic explosion in St. Pierre. Published in a 1902 issue of Harper's Weekly. Each image is accompanied by descriptive text. 11x16 in. $30



006ndis: 1898 Pre-Catastophic Views of Jamaica and Martinique. Published in a 1902 issue of Harper's Weekly, this print shows four photographs of Kingston, Jamaica and St. Pierre, Martinique prior to the catastrophic earthquake and volcanic eruption, that respectively left both cities in ruin. 11x16 in. $30



007ndis: 1902 Scene of Martinique Pre-Catastrophe. Published in a 1902 issue of Harper's Weekly, this print shows several colored, engraved images of street scenes in St. Pierre. Engravings are accompanied by text. 11x16 in. $40



009ndis: 1888 Wood engraving showing, "Mexico -- The Recent Earthquake at Bavispe, in Northern Sonora -- Final Destruction of the Old Spanish Church During a Religious Fete."
11 x 7 in. $25


010ndis: 1883 Wood engraving from Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper showing the earthquake on July 28, 1883 on the island of Casamicciola, Italy as well as some of the destroyed buildings.
11 x 9 in. $60




011ndis: C.1828 Aquatint showing the Winter View of Mt. Etna from Near Melazzo, Sicily. Published in London by John Harding.
8-1/2 x 5 in. $50



012ndis: C. 1866 Chromolithograph showing the Submarine Volcano on the Island of Santorin, During the Eruption of 1886.Published by Blackie & Son; London, Glasgow & Edinburgh. Small light stain on top left border, outside of image.
9-1/2 x 6-1/2 in. $40



014ndis: 1896 wood engraving titled, "Vulkane" which shows six views of a volcano erupting and the devestation in its path.German text.
12 x 9-1/2 in. $20



015ndis: 1872 Hand colored wood engraving with text from Harper's Weekly showing "The Eruption of Mount Vesuvius -- View From Pompeii."
15-1/2 x 11 in. $50


016ndis: 1855 Hand colored wood engraving from The Illustrated London News showing two views of the eruption of Vesuvius, Italy; one of May 2 and the other on May 4, 1855.
16 x 11 in. $50



017ndis: 1767 Hand colored copper engraving showing "Mount Vesuvious (sic)with its Eruptions in the Year 1767. Top of engraving has a new border.
8-1/2 x 5-1/2 in. $150



018ndis: 1798 Copper engraving showing, "The Crater of Mount Vesuvius" in Italy portrayed in Natural History, Plate IV.
10-1/2 x 8 in. $65



019ndis: 1865 map of Costa Rica portrayed in Petermann's Geographische Mittheihmgen showing the locations of the volcanos with a small inset bottom left showing the Vulkan Turria Iba.
10-1/2 x 8-1/2 in. $125



020ndis: 1886 Hand colored wood engraving from the Harper's Weekly Supplement showing four views of "The Earthquake at Charleston," with buildings turned to rubble, displaced families and the earth's fissure on the line of Charleston and Savannah railroad.
15-1/2 x 10-1/2 in. $80
021ndis: 1886 Hand colored wood engraving from Harper's Weekly showing several views of the "Incidents of the Earthquake At Charleston," -- Drawn By Schell and Hogan.
15-1/2 x 10-1/2 in. $80



022ndis: 1886 RARE Hand colored wood engraving from Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper showing, "South Carolina -- The Terrible Earthquake at Charleston -- Scene After the First Shock."
16 x 11 in. $90





023ndis: 1902 Martinique, West Indies Leslie's Weekly magazine showing the Desolation of Stricken St. Pierre,  featured in the Volcanic Disaster Special Number. This issue has 18 sheets (36 pages). Very
good condition.
16 x 11 in. $40



024ndis: 1881 Hand colored wood engravings featured in Harper's Weekly showing four views of "The Lava Flow from Mauna Loa, Sandwich Islands."
15-1/2 x 11 in. $80



025ndis: Half-tone portrayed in Sunset Magazine in January, 1926 shows "A night view of Halemaumau (House of Everlasting Fire), the Fire-pit of Kilauea Volcano, taken during a period of great activity several years ago."
11 x 7-1/2 in. $20



026ndis: 1866 Hand colored wood engraving from Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper showing, "Scenes in Iceland" with views of boiling springs and great geysers.
15-1/2 x 10 in. $50



027ndis: 1874 Wood engraving from Harper's Weekly showing six views of the Grand Crater on "The Island of Vulcano.
16 x 11 in. $40



028ndis: 1883 Hand colored wood engraving from the U.S. Geological Survey's Annual Report, Pl. IX showing, "Halemaumau -- The Great Lava Lake." in Hawaii.
11-1/2 x 7-1/2 in. $30



029ndis: 1851 Steel engraving showing several views of volcanos erupting in various locations.
11-1/2 x 9 in. $40



030ndis: 1851 Steel engraving showing nine views of natural disasters in different parts of the world.
11-1/2 x 9 in. $40



031ndis: 1870 Lithograph in 3 views of a Total Eclipse. Webpage photo shows the Corona As Seen at Catania, Sicily. Second page shows the Naked Eye View of the Total Eclipse of the Sun. Third page shows the Telescopic View of the Total Eclipse of the Sun. Sold as a set. Lithographs published by Bufford's Sons.
11 x 8-1/2 in. $100



032ndis:
1750 Color copper engraving showing, "A Prospect of Mount Aetna, with its Eruption in 1669."
8 x 8 in. $100


 
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