Heathen Days : 1890-1936 (Paperback)

Author: Mencken, H. L.

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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, fifty years after Mencken''s death, the Johns Hopkins University Press announces The Buncombe Collection, newly packaged editions of nine Mencken classics: "Happy Days," "Heathen Days," "Newspaper Day"s, "Prejudices," "Treatise on the Gods," "On Politics," "Thirty-Five Years of Newspaper Work," "Minority Report," and "A Second Mencken Chrestomathy."

In the third volume of his autobiography, H. L. Mencken covers a range of subjects, from Hoggie Unglebower, the best dog trainer in Christendom, to his visit to the Holy Land, where he looked for the ruins of Gomorrah.

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Publisher Johns Hopkins Univ Pr
Mfg Part# 9780801885327
SKU 202972757
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0801885329
Release Date 4/10/2007
Product Attributes
Book Format Paperback
Minimum Age 18
Number of Pages 0320
Publisher Johns Hopkins University Press
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