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H.L. Mencken: Prejudices, fourth, fifth, and sixth series

Henry Louis Mencken, Marion Elizabeth Rodgers - American essays - 2010 - 612 pages
H. L. Mencken was the most provocative and influential journalist and cultural critic in twentieth-century America. In this volume and a companion, The Library of America ...
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Prejudices: First Series

H. L. Mencken - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 252 pages
Henry Louis Mencken (1880-1956), better known as H. L. Mencken, was a journalist, satirist, social critic, cynic, and freethinker, known as the "Sage of Baltimore." He is ...
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H.L. Mencken's Smart Set Criticism

Henry Louis Mencken - Humor - 1987 - 349 pages
Essays discuss Emerson, Shaw, Twain and Joyce, as well as teetotalers, Christian Scientists, politics, music, and psychoanalysis
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H.L. Mencken on American Literature

Henry Louis Mencken - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 284 pages
Mencken kommer med en analyse af det bedste og det værste i amerikansk litteratur
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On Politics: A Carnival of Buncombe

Henry Louis Mencken - Political Science - 1956 - 377 pages
With a style that combined biting sarcasm with the "language of the free lunch counter," Henry Louis Mencken shook politics and politicians for nearly half a century. Now ...
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Notes On Democracy

H.L. Mencken - Humor - 2013 - 224 pages
[Democracy] is, perhaps, the most charming form of government ever devised by man... It is based on propositions that are palpably not true and what is not true, as everyone ...
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A Book of Prefaces

Henry Louis Mencken - History - 2009 - 286 pages
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Second Mencken Chrestomathy

H.L. Mencken - Literary Collections - 2013 - 656 pages
Before there was any such thing as political correctness, H. L. Mencken was flouting it. He was also cheerfully deriding the precursors of family values and lambasting the ...
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Friedrich Nietzsche

Henry Louis Mencken - Biography & Autobiography - 1993 - 304 pages
The decisive influence of Friedrich Nietzsche on H.L. Mencken is readily acknowledged in the vast literature on the great American journalist and social critic. However ...
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