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Image for Canada's Oil Monopoly: The Story of the $12 Billion Rip-off of Canadian Consumers (Lorimer Illustrated History)

Canada's Oil Monopoly: The Story of the $12 Billion Rip-off of Canadian Consumers (Lorimer Illustrated History)

By: N/A

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Canada, Lorimer: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 227A7947

ISBN: 0888625146

Condition: Fair


0888625146 626 pages. Glossary. "Highlights from the State of Competition in the Canadian Petroleum Industry - the government report that alleges monopoly practices by Canada's big oil companies." - from front cover. "Compiled from the more than 135,000 secret oil company documents that were seized by government investigators in raids between 1973 and 1978.... Shows that the oil companies purposely restricted competition, worked together to keep prices and... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, March 1934 - "The Incredible Romance of Adolph Hitler" / The Grand National Horse Race

National Home Monthly Magazine, March 1934 - "The Incredible Romance of Adolph Hitler" / The Grand National Horse Race

By: Cunningham, L.; Cave, H.; Howard-Burleigh, F.; Dickie, F.; Atlee, B.; Mosher, J.; Phayre, I.; Smith, W.

Price: $495.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4840

Condition: Fair


72 pages. Features: Cover illustration of cats in knitting basket; Nicely illustrated one-page ad for the new Ford V-8 for 1934; Fleischmann's Yeast one-page ad features large photo of Dr. Edouard Agasse-Lafont with patient; Editorial topics include Whose Shoe Pinches?, Production and Revenue, Take Courage, The Cost of Crime, and Time for a Showdown; Nice one-page Ovaltine ad says Make Sure You Sleep Tonight; The Man Who Lived in Twilight (short story); Ill Wind (short ... View more info

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The Magazine Antiques, January 1987 - Edmund C. Tarbell's Paintings of Interiors

By: Fairbrother, Trevor J.; Lang, Gordon; Sack, Albert; Thornton, Peter; Miller, R. Craig; Garrett, Elisabeth, Donaghy; Lasansky, Jeannette; Sherrill, Sarah B.; Eckardt, Allison M.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Brant: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662G2495

Condition: Fair


310 pages. Features: Edmund C. Tarbell's Paintings of Interiors; The Oriental Porcelains at Burghley House, Lincolnshire, England; Regionalism in Early American Tea Tables; An Architectural Kaleidoscope - Sir John Soane's Museum in London; Morris to Memphis - Modern design at the Metropolitan Museum of Art; A Collection of Early Delaware River Valley Furnishings; Quilts of Central Pennsylvania; and more. Above-average but not excessive wear. PLEASE NOTE: Covers and m... View more info

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Harper's Magazine, January 1939

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Harper & Brothers: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 355C9812

Condition: Good


108 pages (112-220). Features: England moves toward Fascism; "Would Miss (Ida) Tarbell See Mr. Rogers?"; Can Germany win the Balkans?; The TVA and the Utilities; The Blackest Night; The Bacons and the Hazards; The Strange Ways of Allergy; New England Hurricane; Forty-Third Division (Part II of a story by Ralph Bates); One Man's Meat; The Easy Chair; and more. Nice color Cunard Star ad inside front cover. Colour ad for Lucky Strike cigarettes on back cover feat... View more info

Image for Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, April 24, 1939

Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, April 24, 1939

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dayton, Ohio, USA, Weekly Publications, Inc.: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3273

Condition: Good


52 pages. Features: Cecil B. De Mille is featured in a Union Pacific Railroad ad; Interesting Comptometer one-page photo ad explains how Macy's used 325 of these business machines to boost office efficiency; Great ad for the Olds '60' 2-door sedan; FDR's plea to dictators hastens showdown in Congress; Hobboes of America - 31st convention; Photo of William B. Bankhead and family; Nice color ad for the La Salle car (maroon 5-passenger 4dr touring sedan featured); Europe'... View more info

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The History of The Standard Oil Company - First Edition, Complete in Two Volumes

By: Tarbell, Ida M

Price: $2,950.00

Publisher: New York, McClure, Phillips & Co.: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 426H3391

ISBN: B000IDD1VE

Condition: Good


B000IDD1VE xx, 406, xiv, 409 pp. Index, black and white photographic plates, tissue-protected frontis photo and sketch of J.D. Rockefeller, maps, graphs, tables. The ground-breaking expose of John D. Rockefeller's Standard Oil Trust. First appeared as a nineteen part serialization in McClure's Magazine. "Describes the processes by which the oil industry passed from the control of the many to that of the few. The Standard Oil Trust furnished the methods, the charter,... View more info

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The History of The Standard Oil Company. 1950. Cloth.

By: Tarbell, Ida M.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: New York, Peter Smith: 1950

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 311H3077

ISBN: B007IMR7L8

Condition: Good


B007IMR7L8 Two volumes in one. xxx, 409 pages. Index. Occasional black and white illustrations. "This work is the outgrowth of an effort on the part of the editors of McClure's Magazine to deal concretely in their pages with the trust question in order that their readers might have a clear and succinct notion of the processes by which a particular industry passes from the control of the many to that of the few." - ix. Maroon buckram-covered boards. Relative... View more info

The History of the Standard Oil Company - Briefer Version

By: Tarbell, Ida M.; Chalmers, David M. (editor)

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York, Harper Torchbooks: 1966

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16302193

Condition: Very Good


227 pages. The book that helped inaugurate the muckraker movement. "During the post-Civil War age of industrialization in the United States the great monopolists reached their positions of eminence because they were even greater competitors. John D. Rockefeller and his associates did not build the Standard Oil Company in the board rooms of Wall Street banks and investment houses and launch it upon the tossing seas of watered stock. They fought their way to contro... View more info

Image for McClure's Magazine, December (Dec.) 1903, Vol. XXII, No. 2 - The History of the Standard Oil Company - The War on the Rebate

McClure's Magazine, December (Dec.) 1903, Vol. XXII, No. 2 - The History of the Standard Oil Company - The War on the Rebate

By: Tarbell, Ida; Baker, Ray Stannard

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: USA, The S.S. McClure Co.: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 329H2790

Condition: Fair


A very rare copy of this, the first appearance of The War on the Rebate, Chapter 1 of Part 2 of Ida Tarbell's ground-breaking History of the Standard Oil Company. This 14-page chapter includes a one-page illustration of J.D. Rockefeller by George Varian, plus photos of William C. Scofield, Daniel Shurmer, John Teagle, George Rice, and Benjamin Butler. This chapter deals with organized espionage, the Scofield-Shurmer-Teagle Case, and related matters. With this work, T... View more info

Image for McClure's Magazine, February 1904, Vol. XXII, No. 4: The History of the Standard Oil Company - Cutting To Kill

McClure's Magazine, February 1904, Vol. XXII, No. 4: The History of the Standard Oil Company - Cutting To Kill

By: Tarbell, Ida; Baker, Ray Stannard; Schell, Frank H.

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: USA, The S.S. McClure Co.: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 329H2791

Condition: Fair


A very rare copy of this, the first appearance of Cutting to Kill, Chapter 3 of Part 2 of Ida Tarbell's ground-breaking History of the Standard Oil Company. This 14-page chapter deals with J.D. Rockefeller's fervent desire to learn every detail of the oil trade, to be able to reach its remotest point, to control even its weakest factor - as this was his ideal of doing business. Illustrated with facsimiles of documents. With this work, Tarbell invented what we know to... View more info

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McClure's Magazine, June 1904, Vol. XXIII, No. 2: The History of the Standard Oil Company - A Modern War For Independence

By: Tarbell, Ida; McGrath, P.T.

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: USA, The S.S. McClure Co.: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 329H2792

Condition: Fair


A very rare copy of this, the first appearance of A Modern War For Independence, Chapter 6 of Part 2 of Ida Tarbell's ground-breaking History of the Standard Oil Company. This 18-page chapter deals with the united opposition of producers which developed against J.D. Rockefeller's heavy-handed dominance of their industry. Illustrated with photos of A.D. Wood, Lewis Emery Jr., Thomas W. Phillips, Peter Theobald, E.H. Jennings, David Kirk, Michael Murphy, James W. Lee, ... View more info

Image for McClure's Magazine, May 1903, Vol. XXI, No. 1 - The History of the Standard Oil Company (Chapter VII) / Pittsburgh Corruption / New York's Street Waifs

McClure's Magazine, May 1903, Vol. XXI, No. 1 - The History of the Standard Oil Company (Chapter VII) / Pittsburgh Corruption / New York's Street Waifs

By: Tarbell, Ida; Steffens, Lincoln; Poole, Ernest

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: USA, The S.S. McClure Co.: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 329H2789

Condition: Fair


A very rare copy of this, the first appearance of chapter seven, The Crisis of 1878, of Ida Tarbell's ground-breaking History of the Standard Oil Company. This feature of 16 pages includes photos of: the company's tank farm at Olean, NY; John L. McKinney; Torpedoed oil wells with side-flow and upright flow; A.J. Cassatt; M.N. Allen; a 25,000 oil tank on fire; and a one-page illustration of the hanging in effigy of "Buck" McCandless. With this work, Tarbell inv... View more info