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The Gist of Mencken: Quotations from America's Critic

Henry Louis Mencken, Mayo DuBasky - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1990 - 862 pages
Behind only the King James Bible, Shakespeare, and Twain, comes Mencken as a quotable source on subjects including (but far from limited to) diet and exercise, fundamentalists ...
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H. L. Mencken on Religion

H. L. Mencken - Philosophy
No one ever argued more forcefully or with such acerbic wit against the foolish aspects of religion as H. L. Mencken (1880-1956). As a journalist, he gained national prominence ...
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Henry Louis Mencken - Fiction - 1958 - 258 pages
The American satirist reveals his view of early-twentieth century life in this compilation of essays drawn from his six volumes of Prejudices
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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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H.L. Mencken on American Literature

Henry Louis Mencken - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 284 pages
H. L. Mencken was one of the leading literary, social, and cultural critics of the 1910s, '20s, and '30s. However, very few of his literary reviews have been reprinted in any ...
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