The Black Bonanza: The Fabulous Life and Times of Union Oil Company of California by Earl M. Welty & Frank J. Taylor (1956) hardcover book

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The Black Bonanza: The Fabulous Life and Times of Union Oil Company of California by Earl M. Welty & Frank J. Taylor

This copy is a hardcover with dust jacket in fair condition. Extensive wear to periphery, covers, and spine of the dust jacket. Ex-library copy with usual ex-library markings. Wear to boards at periphery and upper and lower spine. Binding is somewhat cocked and slightly bent. The dust jacket has not been price clipped. Previous owner’s bookplate has been pasted to the front, inner board. Damage to the upper, right-hand corner of the front endpage. Toning to pages of the text. Previous bookstore pricing and notation written in pencil to the upper, horizontal edge of the title page. Save for ex-library markings the text is clean, throughout. Illustrated with black-and-white-photographs. Published by McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., in 1956. 237pp. Index.

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