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 - renderedtruth - LibraryThing
I have been thinking about H. L. Mencken quite a bit recently and I think he has had a profoundly worthless influence on the American culture. It was his sort of know it all elitist "intellectuals ... Read full review