Lot 952

Savannah's Great Fires Book and Engraving

Estimate: $200 - $300

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$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
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$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$150,000 $5,000
$300,000 $10,000

Property from the Collection of John and Virginia Duncan, Savannah, GA


Savannah's Great Fires by Remer Y. Lane and an Engraving of Savannah's Fires printed by J. Shaw engraved by J. Hill, comprising the book 'Savannah's Great Fires' by Remer Y. Lane, printed by 'Evans, Printing & Office Supplies, 105 W Liberty St.' featuring a compilation of newspaper clippings, maps, diagrams, and engravings, and a framed engraving printed by J.Shaw engraved by J. Hill titled 'The Burning of Savannah' (frame size: 16 1/2 in. x 19 1/2 in.)

Measurements: Height: of book 23 in. x Width: 17 1/4 in.


Overall good condition, book with toning, foxing, creases, to pages, some pages with folded corners, wear to binding and edges, water stains on covers, water stains and rippling in top left quadrant of pages, framed engraving slightly loose in frame, with foxing to paper, not viewed out of frame.