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Prejudices : a selection

Author: H L Mencken
Publisher: Baltimore, MD : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996.
Series: Maryland paperback bookshelf.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Johns Hopkins paperbacks edView all editions and formats
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This collection contains 35 of H.L. Mencken's essays published between 1919 and 1927.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H L Mencken
ISBN: 0801853419 9780801853418
OCLC Number: 33403335
Notes: Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1919.
Description: xxii, 258 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Introduction / James T. Farrell --
1. Criticism of Criticism of Criticism --
2. George Ade --
3. The Genealogy of Etiquette --
4. The Ulster Polonius --
5. George Jean Nathan --
6. Three American Immortals --
7. Roosevelt: An Autopsy --
8. The Sahara of the Bozart --
9. The Cerebral Mime (from The Allied Arts) --
10. The Cult of Hope --
11. On Being an American --
12. Huneker: A Memory --
13. The Nature of Liberty --
14. Memorial Service --
15. The King (from Types of Men) --
16. The Dismal Science --
17. Patriotism (from Advice to Young Men) --
18. Virtue (from Suite Americaine) --
19. The Husbandman --
20. The Politician --
21. On Government --
22. The Capital of a Great Republic (from People and Things) --
23. Bilder Aus Schoner Zeit (from People and Things) --
24. Conrad (from Four Makers of Tales) --
25. Lardner (from Four Makers of Tales) --
26. Heretics (from The Files of a Book Reviewer) --
27. On Living in Baltimore --
28. The Champion (from Miscellaneous Notes) --
29. Definition (from Miscellaneous Notes) --
30. Journalism in America --
31. On Controversy (from The Human Mind) --
32. The Emperor of Wowsers (from Souvenirs of a Book Reviewer) --
33. Hymn to the Truth --
34. Chiropractic (from Dives into Quackery) --
35. The Executive Secretary.
Series Title: Maryland paperback bookshelf.
Responsibility: H.L. Mencken ; made by James T. Farrell and with an introduction by him.
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