HOLT-WHITE, W. The Earthquake London, E. Grant Richards, 1906.
8vo. Original illustrated cloth depicting an stylish but devastating earthquake taking place; pp. [iv] 334; spine faded, hinges a little worn but nevertheless a sturdy copy, internally bright.
First edition. A cheering tale where London is hit by a terrible quake, and then taken over by an autocratic prime minister. The author based the tale on the San Francisco earthquake of 1906.