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Robert A. Wilson Collection of H.L. Mencken

Sheridan Libraries.

Robert A. Wilson Collection of H.L. Mencken

by Sheridan Libraries.

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Published by Sheridan Libraries in Baltimore, Md .
Written in English

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  • Mencken, H. L. -- 1880-1956 -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.,
  • Sheridan Libraries -- Catalogs.,
  • Robert A. Wilson Collection of H.L. Mencken -- Catalogs.

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    StatementThe Sheridan Libraries, The Johns Hopkins University.
    GenreBibliography, Catalogs.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 118 p. :
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20370606M

    The American Democrat By James Fenimore Cooper Introduction by H. L. Mencken American History Political Thought. When The American Democrat was first published in , Cooper’s position as America’s first major novelist obscured his serious contribution to the discussion of American principles and politics.   The book is subtitled "A Life of H.L. Mencken," and though it contains first-rate literary criticism of Mencken's works, Mr. Teachout subordinates such commentary to making the portrayal vivid.

    "This is a wonderful complement to the Robert A. Wilson Collection of H. L. Mencken, another superb Mencken collection at the Peabody Library," Tabb said. Donated in by Johns Hopkins alumnus and trustee Richard S. Frary and his wife Irene, the Wilson collection established the Peabody Library as a significant research resource on Mencken. During the first half of the twentieth century, H. L. Mencken was the most outspoken defender of liberty in America. He spent thousands of dollars challenging restrictions on freedom of the press. He boldly denounced President Woodrow Wilson for whipping up patriotic fervor to enter World War I, which cost his job as a newspaper columnist.

    Baltimore Sun memorabilia collection. Baltimore Sun Foreign Bureaus records, (bulk ) The Robert A. Wilson Collection of H.L. Mencken. Baltimore: Sheridan Libraries, Johns Hopkins University, Mencken, H.L. A Book of Burlesques. New York: John Lane company, The American Language, first published in , is H. L. Mencken's book about the English language as spoken in the United States. Mencken was inspired by "the argot of the colored waiters" in Washington, as well as one of his favorite authors, Mark Twain, and his experiences on the streets of g: Robert A. Wilson.


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Mencken. This gift includes books by and about Mencken, letters written by Mencken and his brother August, pamphlets by and about Mencken, printed ephemera, and photographs. Robert A. Wilson Collection of H.L. Mencken — Catalogs. Genre. Bibliography. Summary Contents. Partial contents only. Richard Frary collects / by Richard Frary; A little-known side of Mencken / by Robert A.

Wilson Non-book material; Manuscript writings; Letters; Photographs. Other information. Get this from a library. The Robert A. Wilson Collection of H.L. Mencken. [Sheridan Libraries.]. Men Versus the Man; A Correspondence Between Robert Rives La Monte, Socialist, and H.L.

Mencken, Individualist - Scholar's Choice Edition H.L. Mencken $ - $   Robert A. Wilson was a Baltimore native who owned the legendary Phoenix Book Shop in New York's Greenwich Village and amassed signed first editions of works by Gertrude Stein, H.L.

Mencken, Ezra. Overview Robert A. Wilson () was a Baltimore native who owned the Phoenix Book Shop in Greenwich Village, New York and was a well-known collector of signed first editions of works by his favorite literary figures, particularly Gertrude Stein.

Gertrude Stein () was an American expatriate novelist, playwright, poet, and art collector. Introduction by H. Mencken American History Political Thought. When The American Democrat was first published inCooper’s position as America’s first major novelist obscured his serious contribution to the discussion of American principles and politics.

Early life. Mencken was born in Baltimore, Maryland, on Septem He was the son of Anna Margaret (Abhau) and August Mencken Sr., a cigar factory was of German ancestry and spoke German in his childhood.

When Henry was three, his family moved into a new home at Hollins Street facing Union Square park in the Union Square neighborhood of Born: Henry Louis Mencken, Septem. Softcover Guide to the donated collection of H.L Menckens personal library collection.

As new / pp. The Robert A. Wilson Collection of H.L. Mencken by Mencken, H.L. Edited and annotated by H.L.M., this is a selection from his out-of-print writings. They come mostly from books—the six installments of the Prejudices series, A Book of Burlesques, In Defense of Women, Notes on Democracy, Making a President, A Book of Calumny, Treatise on Right and Wrong—but there are also magazine and newspaper pieces 5/5(4).

Robert A. Wilson, a class of Johns Hopkins alumnus who distinguished himself as a book seller and collector, died Nov. He was From throughWilson owned and operated the storied Phoenix Book Shop in New York City's Greenwich Village, which—as his The New York Times obituary notes—became a "sanctuary for new Author: Bret Mccabe.

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Wilson Collection of H.L. Mencken, another superb collection at the Peabody Library," Tabb said. Donated in by Johns Hopkins alumnus and trustee Richard S.

Frary and his wife, Irene, the Wilson Collection established the Peabody Library as a significant research resource on Mencken. “H.L. Mencken's Smart Set Criticism”, p, Regnery Publishing 17 Copy quote No one in this world, so far as I know - and I have searched the records for years, and employed agents to help me - has ever lost money by underestimating the intelligence of.

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29 at 94, turned the store, the Phoenix Book Shop, into a sanctuary for new poetry, an. With H. Mencken, Nathan edited The Smart Set and founded and edited The American Mercury, journals that shaped opinion in the s and s. This series of reprints, individually introduced by the distinguished critic and novelist Charles Angoff, collects Nathan's penetrating, witty, and sometimes cynical drama criticism.

The Robert A. Wilson Collection of H.L. Mencken includes Mencken publications, original letters and photographs inscribed by Mencken. A gift from alumnus and trustee Richard S. Frary (class of ) and his wife Irene, the collection is named in honor of fellow Mencken collector and Hopkins alumnus Robert Wilson (class of ).

A book of prefaces Item Preview remove-circle A book of prefaces by Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), Publication date English. Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

Joseph ConradTheodore DreiserJames HunekerPuritanism as a literary force Addeddate H. L. Mencken is one of the most feared and revered critics of the 20th century. Read about how his writing helped influence much of the popular, social, and political culture.the collected drama of h l mencken Download the collected drama of h l mencken or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

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