Lees, G[eorge] M[artin] / Richardson, F. D. S. The Geology of the Oil-Field Belt of S.W. Iran and lraq.

No place, 1940.

8vo. (227)-252 pp. With a geological map of Iran and Iraq and a chart of composite cross-sections in the text.


Scientific paper by the leading geologist of the Anglo-Iranian Oil Company, George Martin Lees (1898-1955) and his colleague F. D. S. Richardson. It studies the geological structure of oilfields in Iran and Iraq, the mode of occurence of the oil, the distribution of the oil fields, surface indications of oil and gas, and structural problems.

Offprint from the "Geological Magazine", vol. LXXVII, no. 3.

Cancelled ownership of F. E. Wellings, Chief Geologist for the Iraq Petroleum Company, to front cover. Very well preserved.


Cf. OCLC 183415306.

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