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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 today as investigative journalism. She was motivated to expose the methods of J.D. Rockefeller's Standard Oil as she felt he h... View more info