By Olaf Caroe
London   Macmillan & Co LTD
8.5" by 5.5" [4], v-xx, 240pp
An uncommon first edition of Olaf Caroe's detailed study on the oilfields of South-Western Asia, illustrated with folding maps.
By Olaf Caroe

1951 Wells of Power the Oilfields of South-Western Asia

London   Macmillan & Co LTD
8.5" by 5.5" [4], v-xx, 240pp
An uncommon first edition of Olaf Caroe's detailed study on the oilfields of South-Western Asia, illustrated with folding maps.
£90.00
: 0.75kgs / : 734P19

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Description

First Edition, Folding Maps, Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding, Uncommon

The first edition of this work.

An uncommon work.

'Wells of Power' is a global study on the affluent oilfields in South-Western Asia.

Illustrated with a folding map to the frontispiece, two folding maps, and one map. Collated, complete.

Written by Olaf Caroe.

With a foreword by Lionel Curtis.

Bookplate of the Baron Greenway of Stanbridge Earls to the recto to the front endpaper. The Baron at the time of this book's publication was the 3rd Baron, Charles Paul Greenway.

Condition

In the original publisher's cloth binding. Externally, smart. Light fading to the spine. A few minor marks to the boards and spine. Light bumping to the head and tail of the spine. Bookplate and ink inscription to the recto to the front endpaper. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean.

Near Fine

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