Author talk:Henry Ford

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I cant find "My Friend, Mr Edison" in the renewal databases. John Vandenberg 09:22, 9 August 2007 (UTC)

Was London the name of the publisher, or was it published in London, England? I can't quite tell from that statement. Sherurcij Collaboration of the Week: Author:Henry Ford 09:53, 9 August 2007 (UTC)
That says it was published in London by "E. Benn", however w:WorldCat is just a melting pot of metadata, so its not always accurate, esp. for older works when librarians had less developed computer systems. If you specify a location of New York, it indicates there are two libraries in the state that hold it; drill down to both libraries and type in the name of the book to see that it was also published in New York, Cosmopolitan book corporation, 1930; so it is probable that it was printed in both US and UK.

SUNY says:

Author: Ford, Henry, 1863-1947.
Title: My friend Mr. Edison / by Henry Ford ; with Samuel Crowther.
Published: London : E. Benn, 1930.
Description: 93 p., 4 leaves of plates : ill. ; 21 cm.
Person as Subject: Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931
Other Author: Crowther, Samuel, 1880-1947

CUNY says:

Author: Ford, Henry, 1863-1947.
Title: Edison as I know him, by Henry Ford, in collaboration with Samuel Crowther.
Publisher: New York, Cosmopolitan book corporation, 1930.
Description: 122 p. illus., plates, ports. 20 cm.
Subjects: Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931.
Additional authors: Crowther, Samuel, 1880-1947.

John Vandenberg 12:38, 9 August 2007 (UTC)

Related works[edit]

The Age of Big Business: a chronicle of the captains of industry, Burton J. Hendrick the last chapter is largely about Ford, the person and company.

History of the Labor Movement in the United States, Philip Sheldon Foner, 1947

Henry Ford for President; audio, 1923

John Vandenberg 14:26, 9 August 2007 (UTC) Sherurcij Collaboration of the Week: Author:Henry Ford 08:27, 10 August 2007 (UTC)
records on the American Jew Committee Archive. John Vandenberg 07:38, 11 August 2007 (UTC)