A Practical Treatise on Petroleum: Comprising Its Origin, Geology, Geographical Distribution, History, Chemistry, Mining, Technology, Uses and Transportation. Together with a Description of Gas Wells, the Application of Gas as Fuel, Etc
Philadelphia, USA, Henry Carey Biard & Co. 1887, First Edition. Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Further titled. with an appendix of the production of the oil regions and the geology of the natural gass in Pennsylvania and New York. CONDITION Red buckram, pp xxiv 508 with 70 engravings and 2 fold outs, maps. Internally very bright and crisp, covers worn to tips and top half of spine cut away. Copy is nice and tight. Overweight. Good.
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