A Mencken chrestomathy

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A.A. Knopf, 1956 - American literature - 627 pages
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A remarkable writer and thinker. - Goodreads
His writing on boxing reeks of sweat and sawdust. - Goodreads
This is his own selection of his best. - Goodreads
He's an excellent writer. - Goodreads
Pithy writing and Misanthropy at its best. - Goodreads
That is the mark of a good writer to me. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Rachel - Goodreads

Wonderful writing style and insight into the time period of Mencken's youth. Particularly fascinating to read while I was living in Baltimore. Read full review

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User Review  - Michael Harkin - Goodreads

Master of satire. Lampooner of fools. Packs more punch in one sentence than most in 10 volumes. He has to be one of the top essayists of his time. Love to read him, even when he is attacking my side ... Read full review

Contents

Homo Sapiens
3
Coda
9
The TruthSeeker
15
Copyright

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