Title: Leduc. First Edition.
Publisher:  S.A. Kerr, Calgary, 1991, ISBN:1550561154
Seller ID: 97918
KERR, Aubrey. Leduc. (Calgary: S.A. Kerr, 1991). First Printing. Pp. (6),vii-xiii,(3),3-312,(2). Illustrated in black and white. Map endpapers. 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. "Imperial Leduc No. 1 [...] was the most important economic event in Alberta's oil history when it came on production that wintry February afternoon in 19467. [...] The history of land tenure, going back to 1869, is outlined with special attention to the Hold-Outs who wisely chose to 'ride out' Imperial Leduc No. 1 Litigation which shaped the future course of oil and gas law has an important place in this book. The evolution of Crown Reserve following May 1947 is thoroughly documented." - from the dust jacket. Contents: Early History; Exploration; Closing in on the Quarry; Imperial Leduc No. 1; Imperial Leduc No. 2; Follow-up to Discovery(ies); Land Tenure; Crown Reserve; Leduc and Devon Throughout the Years; Engineering Matters.Very good in dust jacket. Signed and dated by Kerr on the title page. 20.00