The Royal Dutch Petroleum Company (N. V. Koninklijke Nederlandsche Petroleum Maatschappij). 1890 / 16 June / 1950. Diamond Jubilee Book.
4to. 204, (4) pp. With numerous black-and-white photographic illustrations and a folding rear-pocket world map labelling the company's spheres of operation. Contemporary full cloth with giltstamped title to cover and spine.
Only edition. Anniversary publication of the Royal Dutch Petroleum Company celebrating sixty years in the business. It discusses the company's history and activities illustrated with high-quality images of refineries in Texas, California and the Netherlands, as well as of oil tanks, gas stations, working personnel, and corporate office buildings.
Cancelled stamp of the Geological Paleontological Institute of the University of Basel to flyleaf and title-page.