The Vintage Mencken
Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Carl_Hayes - LibraryThing
Strong, acerbic writing, though this sampler is a bit fragmentary and unfocused. It includes a fun little bit on Mencken and Knopf struggling to get a drink in a "dry" city during prohibition. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ben_a - LibraryThing
A miraculous American original. What a style! Alas, the man was a pill. Contra Nietszsche, awareness of rank is a sign not of high rank, but of striving mediocrity. Nobility declares itself by ... Read full review