Newspaper Days, 1899-1906

Newspaper Days, 1899-1906

Paperback - 2006
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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 second volume of his autobiography, Mencken recalls his years as a young reporter.

Publisher: Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006.
ISBN: 9780801885341
Characteristics: xv, 313 p. ; 23 cm.


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