Federal Anti-Trust Decisions: Cases Decided in the United States Courts Arising Under, Involving, or Growing out of the Enforcement of the Anti-Trust Act of July 2, 1890 Including a Few Somewhat Similar Decisions Not Based Upon That Act, 1890-1912 [Four Volumes]
Washington, D. C. U. S. Government Printing Office, 1912. First edition. Original maroon buckram, gilt titles. Inscribed by John Quillin Tilson (1866-1958) congressman from Connecticut and later majority leader of the U. S. House of Representatives (on two free endpapers) and two volumes with the stamp of V.N. Roadstrum attorney for the J. P. Morgan Estate, in a 1915-18 lawsuit brought in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York against William Rockefeller, the Executors of the J. P. Morgan Estate, and the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad Company for "conspiracy to monopolize" railroad, streetcar, and water transportation of the "common-carrier business of transporting passengers and property" in New York, New Jersey, and New England. Very good+ or better copies, owner's stamps, edges lightly soiled, otherwise very tight and clean. A handsome set with an interesting provenance.
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Keywords: , Americana, Law, Law & Justice, Anti-trust Legislation, Sherman Act, Sherman Anti-Trust Act, John Quillin Tilson, V.N. Roadstrum, Congressmen, Majority Leaders, Americana, Law