Williamson, Harold F., Et al.
Title THE AMERICAN PETROLEUM INDUSTRY. [2 Volume Set].
Binding Hard Cover
Edition First Edition
Publisher Northwestern University Press. [Evanston, IL]. 1959 & 1963.
Seller ID 92-0422
1st printings. Tall 8vo. Black cloth with the front covers & spines gilt-illustrated with one (on Volume 1) or two (on Volume 2) small oil derricks on top of a long band of substrata contained in a blindstamped panel. VOLUME 1: The Age of Illumination 1859 - 1899 authored by Williamson & Arnold R. Daum. 864pp., 25 figures, 14 charts, 22 maps, 55 tables & index. Fine (No defects)/ DJ (Spine extremes worn with some edge chips & tears; 1/2' & 1/4' edge tears on front bottom & a 1/4' edge tear on the back bottom; top of back edge has wear, a 1/4' tear & a small chip o/w Good, i.e. obvious signs of use with no abuse or major defects). VOLUME 2: The Age of Energy 1899 - 1959. Authored by Williamson, Daum, Ralph L. Andreano, & Gilbert C. Klose. 928pp., 24 figures, 154 charts & index. ERRATA notice pasted down on the front free endpaper. Fine (No defects)/ DJ (a 4 1/2' diagonal tear starting from 1' left of the top right corner & moving to the center of the back; many creases between this tear & the left side of the back; cellotape repair on the face of most of the left side of the spine; 3/8' & 3/4' edge tears on the top of the front o/w Good). Extra postage will be required for shipping via Priority Mail.