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The impossible H.L. Mencken : a selection of his best newspaper stories

Author: H L Mencken; Marion Elizabeth Rodgers
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Short stories
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Named Person: H L Mencken; H L Mencken
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H L Mencken; Marion Elizabeth Rodgers
ISBN: 0385262078 9780385262071 0385262086 9780385262088
OCLC Number: 23079914
Description: lx, 707 pages : portrait ; 25 cm
Contents: Reflections on journalism --
On being an American --
Triumph of democracy --
The American scene --
The home of the crab --
A panorama of patriots --
Meditations on the fair --
The dark American --
On babbitts --
National conventions --
Lame ducks --
The men who rule us --
How legends are made --
The believing mind --
Reflections on war --
Across the border --
Below the Rio Grande --
From the not-book of an American.
Responsibility: edited by Marion Elizabeth Rodgers ; with a foreword by Gore Vidal.

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