New York: Appleton, 1866. hardcover. From Coal and other Bituminous Substances capable of Supplying Burning Fluids. 8vo, original blind stamped cloth, expertly recased; rubbed. New York Appleton, 1866. Very good. very good.
According to the author's preface, this is "the first published  monograph on the art of distilling oils from minerals containing Bitumen."