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The Vintage Mencken 563 copies, 7 reviews
In Defense of Women 338 copies, 3 reviews
Prejudices: A Selection (Author) 230 copies, 3 reviews
Treatise on the Gods 174 copies, 6 reviews
The Diary of H.L. Mencken 135 copies, 3 reviews
Notes on Democracy 115 copies, 5 reviews
My Life as Author and Editor 115 copies, 1 review
A Carnival of Buncombe 78 copies, 1 review
Minority Report 72 copies, 2 reviews
H.L. Mencken on Religion 67 copies, 3 reviews
Newspaper Days: 1899-1906 65 copies, 2 reviews
Heathen Days: 1890-1936 51 copies, 1 review
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A Book of Burlesques 27 copies, 1 review
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Christmas Story 18 copies
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H. L. Mencken
Booknotes, Sunday, January 28, 1990
H. L. Mencken discusses The Diary of H.L. Mencken.

Charles Fecher, editor of the controversial book The Diary of H.L. Mencken, discussed the life of H.L. Mencken and his work in publishing Mencken's diary. A newspaper man, magazine editor, author, and critic, H.L. Mencken donated his personal writings to a Baltimore library upon his death in the 1950's, with the stipulation to make them publicly available after 25 years. Mencken's anti-semitic statements contained in his diary created a controversy. The editor of The American Mercury, an influential magazine of the 1920's and 30's, Mencken remains as one of the most influential personalities in American journalism. (timspalding)… (more)

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