gist of Mencken

quotations from America"s critic
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Mencken, H. L. 1880-1956 -- Quotations., Quotations, Amer
Statementgleaned from newspapers, magazines, books, letters, and manuscripts by Mayo DuBasky.
ContributionsDuBasky, Mayo.
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LC ClassificationsPS3525.E43 A6 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 862 p., [1] leaf of plates :
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Open LibraryOL2188199M
ISBN 100810821508
LC Control Number89006385

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Mencken, of German descent, was able to read Nietzsche in the original German, thus his work along this line is more revealing than that of others who needed to rely on translations. This is one of the first overviews of Nietzsche ever : Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche, Henry Louis Mencken.

The price you see quoted above may seem high for a used or older book, but when The Gist of Mencken was published init was only in a limited edition that had poor distribution.

You are lucky to see it available at any price, and once you purchase it, you'll be glad you did.5/5(2). Behind only the King James Bible, Shakespeare, and Twain, comes Mencken as a quotable source on subjects including (but far from limited to) gist of Mencken book and exercise, fundamentalists and preachers, marriage and divorce, presidents and congressmen, theater and entertainment, city life and farmers, scenery and architecture, food and drink, honesty, trust, and freedom, journalists and Pages: Book, Print in English The gist of Mencken: quotations from America's critic gleaned from newspapers, magazines, books, letters, and manuscripts by Mayo DuBasky.

About this Book Catalog Record Details. The gist of Nietzsche / arranged by Henry L. Mencken. Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, View full catalog.

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A facsimile edition of copies was published in by the Smith Book Store in Baltimore. For the location of the. Books George Bernard Shaw: His Plays ().

The Philosophy of Friedrich Nietzsche (). The Gist of Nietzsche (). What You Ought to Know about your Baby (Ghostwriter for Leonard K.

Hirshberg) (). Men versus the Man: a Correspondence between Robert Rives La Monte, Socialist and H. Born: Henry Louis Mencken, Septem. Page 10 - The second caste includes the guardians and keepers of order and security — the warriors, the nobles, the king — above all, as the highest types of warrior, the judges and defenders of the law.

They execute the mandates of the first caste, relieving the latter of. D COLLECTION, H. MENCKEN COLLECTION, ENOCH PRATT FREE LIBRARY H.L. Mencken’s Contributions to Books – This list is represents some highlights of the collection. It is not exhaustive.

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Mencken, H. “Old Court Houses in Maryland.” In A Monograph of the New Baltimore Court House: One of the Great Examples of American Architecture, and the Foremost Court House of. An online book about this author is available, as is a Wikipedia article. Mencken, H. (Henry Louis), The American Credo: A Contribution Toward the Interpretation of the National Mind (New York: Alfred A.

Knopf, ), also by George Jean Nathan (Gutenberg text and page images). H.L. Mencken's "Gist of Nietzsche" with a foreword from Kevin I. Slaughter. Booklet shipping: Booklets have a special reduced shipping rate. The first is $3, and each additional is only more.

Item Details. A slim hardcover volume of The Gist of Nietzsche, by American journalist and cultural critic H.L. Mencken, signed with a personal dedication to the front hed by John W.

Luce & Company of Boston, it is a summary of some of Friedrich Nietzsche’s philosophical ideas; Mencken also wrote more comprehensive works on Nietzsche such as The Philosophy of Friedrich.

The Gist of Mencken: Quotations from America's Critic By H. Mencken, Mayo Dubasky Behind only the King James Bible, Shakespeare, and Twain, comes Mencken as a quotable source on subjects including (but far from limited to) diet and exercise, fundamentalists and preachers, marriage and.

Among his many other works are A Book of Burlesques (), In Defense of Women (), and A Dictionary of Quotations on Historical Principles ().

Selections of his shorter writings include A Mencken Crestomathy (), his own compilation, and The Gist of Mencken. The Gist of Mencken: Quotations from America’s Critic Sp The H.L.

Mencken Murder Case W The Impossible H.L. Mencken F The Mencken Bibliography: – F The New Mencken Letters Su Thirty-five Years of Newspaper Work: A Memoir W Editor’s Notes.

Homiletics of Criticism, The Critic s Function, and The Puritan and American Literature, by H. Mencken, pp. The Modern Library.

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III. BOOKS EDITED BY H. MENCKEN Ib The / Gist of Nietzsche / Arranged by Henry L. Mencken / Author of / The Philosophy of / Friedrich Nietzsche / (Device) / Boston / John W. Luce & Company /   The Gist of Nietzsche () external source What You Ought to Know about your Baby (Ghostwriter for Leonard K.

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Free shipping over $Cited by: H. MENCKEN: A BIBLIOGRAPHY BERNARD H. PORTER This compilation began with the work of Carroll Frey, who pub-lished in at the Centaur Book-shop in Philadelphia the first bib-liography of Mencken's writings.

It was graced with an introductory note by Mencken. Herbert Faulk-ner West extended this effort in into a chapter for his book. A Book of Burlesques H. Mencken downloads; Damn. A Book of Calumny H. Mencken downloads; A Book of Prefaces H.

Mencken downloads; We Moderns: Enigmas and Guesses Edwin Muir downloads; Prejudices, Second Series H. Mencken downloads; The American Credo H. Mencken and George Jean Nathan downloads.

The Negro brain, Mencken wrote in"is not fitted for the higher forms of mental effort." This from the same man who probably did more to help black writers—including the likes of W.E.B.

Du Author: Brennen Jensen. The Gist of Nietzsche Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm/Mencken, Henry Louis. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations.

Born in Baltimore, Maryland, Henry Louis (H. L.) Mencken, “The Sage of Baltimore,” left school in to become a reporter for the city’s Morning Herald and later served as drama critic, city editor, and then managing editor of the Evening famous and influential was he in the age before TV that a prominent contemporary, the journalist Walter Lippmann, called him “the most.COVID Resources.

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