New York: Appleton, 1866. 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. According to the author's preface, this is "the first published  monograph on the art of distilling oils from minerals containing Bitumen."
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1924. 8vo, mustard cloth pictorially stamped in red & black, d.w. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, (1910) Early edition, this title being the last listed at the front of the book, although the verso of the dust wrapper lists "His Sky Train". Penciled gift inscription, 1934. Fine copy in a bright dust wrapper, with the most minor wear on the front edge, and a closed tear on a fold which is almost invisible under mylar.
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1940. Illus. 420pp. 8vo, red cloth, d.w. very lightly soiled. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, (1940). Very good.
420pp. 8vo, cloth. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, (1940). Near fine.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1980. 8vo, 1/2 gray cloth, d.w. New York: Simon and Schuster, (1980). Near Fine Study of current political conflict caused by a lack of natural resources.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1989. Drawings by Elizabeth Hughes. 8vo, cloth, d.w. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1989. First Edition. A book about oil production written in the form of a journal. Presentation copy.
San Francisco: State Mining Bureau. Map. Uncolored lithograph. Image measures 16.5" x 24". This hard to find late 19th c map of the Los Angeles city oil fields was issued by the State Mining Bureau. The map covers most of the modern West Lake neighborhood and vicinity and depicts the region in two sections and shows the oil fields throughout the city. The first extending from Vermont Avenue and Sixth Street to Lake Shore Boulevard and Brent Street, while the...
New York: Pantheon, 1976. Illustrated. 441pp. 8vo, cloth. New York: Pantheon Books, 1976. Near-fine copy in a very good dust wrapper.
New York: New York University Press, 1977. Illus. 8vo, pr. wrs. New York: New York University Press, 1977. Very good.
8vo, d.w. Garden City, 1979. "The crisis of progress and big money in Iran and the Arab oil countries."
New York: The Macmillan Co., 1961. 565pp. 8vo, cloth, dust wrapper; cloth edge-worn, d.w. tattered, ex-lib stamp on top & bottom edge and ex-lib envelope on the back free end-paper. Second printing. New York: The Macmillan Co., 1961.
New York: Bulfinch, 2004. Beautifully illustrated throughout in color and black and white. 255 pages, square 4to, pictorial wrappers, spine lightly faded. New York: Bullfinch Press in association with the Brooklyn Museum, (2004). A near fine copy.
New York: Richard York Gallery, 2001. Illustrated in color. 64 pages, square slim 4to, teal pictorial wrappers. New York: Richard York Gallery, 2001. A near fine copy.
Cleveland: The Western Reserve Historical Society, 1973. Photographic illustrations in black & white. xiii + 273 pages. 8vo yellow cloth, d.w. chipped and partially repaired with tape on blank side. Cleveland: The Western Reserve Historical Society, (1973). Presentation copy.
New York: Putnam, 1987. Illustrated. 544pp., thick 8vo, cloth-backed boards, d.w.; dust wrapper price clipped, lightly rubbed. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1987). A near fine copy in a very good dust wrapper.
8vo, cloth. Toronto: McClelland, (1958). Evolution and effects of the oil industry in Alberta. vg.
Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, 2009. Illustrated in black and white and color. 262 pages, small 8vo, tan cloth (some transfer of color to edges), dust wrapper. Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, (2009). A very good(+) copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper.
204pp., 8vo, cloth, d.w.; d.w. edge-worn. Chicago: Follett Publishing Co., (1974). Near fine with a very good d.w.
Beirut: Middle East Economic, 1974. 138pp. small 8vo, black cloth, d.w. Beirut: Middle East Economic Consultants, (1974). Very good.
Texas Company, 1953. Many photo Illus. 118pp. 4to, pr. wrs., some edges rubbed. N.p.: The Texas Company, (1953). Very good.
Ponca City: Kay County Gas Co., 1919. Many Illus. including double folding plates of oil fields throughout the area. 75pp. 8vo, original black cloth, spine recased with most of original backstrip, cloth lightly soiled, inner hinges strengthened. Ponca City: Kay County Gas Co., (1919). First edition. History and economic development of the county published by a local gas company in order to spur economic development. " Contains material on the Daltons, Henry Starr, and Ben Cravens." Adams, Six-Guns 1641. Adams, Rampaging Herd 1699.
530pp. Very thick, tall 8vo, d.w.; price-clipped. N.Y.; Basic Books, Inc., (1980). Very good+.
New York: Dial Press, 1973. 359pp. 8vo, black cloth. [New York]: Dial Press, 1973. First printing. Edge-worn and slightly discolored, still a very good copy without a dust wrapper.
Dallas: Juan Pablos, 1951. Frontis., 237pp. 8vo, maroon cloth, d.w. Dallas: Juan Pablos Books, 1951. A very good copy in a very good dust wrapper.
Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1953. A handful of tables and maps, including a foldout. 459 pages (some soiling to front endpapers and bottom page edge), tall 8vo, silver stamped blue cloth (weak hinges), Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1953. Second Edition. Very good(-).