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On Mencken.
New York: Knopf, 1980. 313p. 22cm. First edition. Brown cloth; dust jacket. A fine copy.
Item #9989
Price: $15.00
Mainland
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936. 443p, indexed. 21cm. First edition. Tan cloth; titling in gilt and black. Covers faded; corners bumped; front free endpaper clipped. In very good condition.
Item #9926
Price: $15.00
H.L. Mencken: Literary Critic
Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1966. 282p. 20cm. Reprint. Wrappers. Minor wear and in near fine condition.
Item #9982
Price: $10.00
H.L. Mencken: Literary Critic
Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press, 1966. 282p. 23.5cm. First edition. Green cloth; dust jacket. Minor wear to jacket edges. A fine copy in a near fine jacket.
Item #9993
Price: $20.00
The Atlantic. May, 1959
Boston: The Atlantic Monthly. 107p. 28cm. Wrappers. Top cover torn at the spine head, creases; still in very good condition. Includes Alfred A. Knopf's article For Henry with Love: My Friendship with Mencken.
Item #10191
Price: $30.00
H.L. Mencken. Fanfare by Burton Rascoe. The American Critic by Vincent O'Sullilvan. Bibliography by F.C. Henderson.
New York: Knopf, 1920. Frontis, 32p. 18cm. Stapled card. In very good condition. Scarce.
Item #10137
Price: $50.00
Menckeniana. The First Eight Issues, Spring, 1962 - Winter, 1963.
Baltimore: Enoch Pratt Free Library. Stapled card. All in near fine condition.
Item #10157
Price: $75.00
The Mystery of H.L. Mencken's Bookplate" in The Courier. Number 35, 1970.
Syracuse University Library Associates. pp. 1-7. 23cm. Stapled. In very good condition.
Item #9922
Price: $25.00
Newsweek. February 6, 1956
92p. 28cm. Wrappers. Front cover almost separated, library stamps, address label. A good copy. Includes a brief obituary.
Item #10183
Price: $10.00
Photo in The Bookman. August, 1929.
New York: The Bookman Publishing Inc. 25cm. Wrappers. In very good condition.
Item #9919
Price: $20.00
The Saturday Evening Post. August 23, 1952.
Philadelphia: Curtis Publishing. 120p. 34cm. Wrappers. In better than good condition. Includes the article The Curious Case of the President's Bathtub by Beverly Smith.
Item #10195
Price: $30.00
Saturday Review. December 17, 1960
74p. 28cm. Wrappers. Creased and rubbed. A very good copy. Includes The Mencken Myth by Stephen Fitzgerald.
Item #10179
Price: $10.00
Saturday Review. July 14, 1962
74p. 28cm. Wrappers. Creased and rubbed, address label. A very good copy. Includes Anti Buncombe and Humbug by Richard Tobin reviewing M.K. Singleton's H.L. Mencken and the American Mercury Adventure.
Item #10180
Price: $10.00
Saturday Review. May 27, 1950
74p. 28cm. Wrappers. Pages toned, cover slightly faded. A very good copy. Includes Baltimore Iconoclast & His Icons by Duncan Aikman reviewing The Irreverent Mencken by Edgar Kemler.
Item #10181
Price: $10.00
Saturday Review. September 7, 1968
74p. 28cm. Wrappers. Slight fading, label removed. A very good copy. Includes Critic Behind the Ruffian by Rochelle Girson.
Item #10178
Price: $10.00
Long, Warm Friendship: HLM-EPFL.
Baltimore: Enoch Pratt Free Library, 1964. 9p. 23cm. Stapled card. A fine copy.
Item #10291
Price: $10.00
Long, Warm Friendship: HLM-EPFL.
Baltimore: Enoch Pratt Free Library, 1964. 9p. 23cm. Stapled card. With a Meckeniana subscription form, the leaflet H.L. Mencken by Jane Wilhelm (revised by Richard Hart), and a one page ALS dated June 30, 1967, from Betty Adler apologizing for the adressee's treatment by the Mencken room staff. In fine condition.
Item #10293
Price: $45.00
Mencken Revisited: Author, Editor & Newspaperman.
Lanham, MD: University Press of America, 1999. 127p, indexed. 22.5cm. Soft cover. Former library copy with penciled marking; otherwise fine.
Item #10308
Price: $20.00
Morrow's Almanack for the Year of Our Lord 1929.
New York: William Morrow, 1928. 319p. 21cm. First edition. White cloth back, printed paperboards; dust jacket. Includes Leis Galantiere's "Monsieur Mencken Chez La Duchesse de Guermantes." Faded at top edge; jacket torn and chipped with loss; still a very good copy in a good jacket.
Item #9849
Price: $45.00
Fire Under the Andes. A Group of North American Portraits.
New York: Knopf, 1927. Frontis, 331p. 21cm. First edition. Blue cloth back and decorated paper boards. In a limited edition of 600 copies for "friends of the American Mercury in the advertising profession" this is copy 64/600. Spine ends worn; spine titling faded; minor edge wear and fading; corners skinned; penciled notes on the front free endpaper; still, in good condition.
Item #9961
Price: $100.00
Haldeman-Julius Monthly. June, 1926.
Girard, KS. 128p. 22cm. Wrappers. Covers separated, paper browned. In good condition. Includes Isaac Goldberg's article "The Arrest of Mencken.
Item #10150
Price: $45.00
H.L. Mencken. A portrait from memory.
New York: Thomas Yoseloff, 1956. 239p, bibliography, chronology. 21.5cm. Second printing before publication. Green cloth; titling in black and gilt. Slight stain on front cover; jacket shows edge wear, tear on spine; prior owner's address label. In very good condition.
Item #9967
Price: $15.00
Who's Who in Journalism. 1928.
New York: Journalism Publishing Company, 1928. 538p. 23cm. first edition. Blue cloth; titling in black. Penciled notes on front free endpaper and pastedown; slight wear to spine; corners bumped; otherwise in very good condition.
Item #9986
Price: $75.00
20,000 Leagues Under the See or David Copperfield.
New York: Blue Ribbon Books, 1931. 233p. 21cm. Seventh printing. Orange cloth with black titling. Spine slightly faded; minor edge wear. In very good condition. [Adler: p, 282].
Item #9856
Price: $20.00
Mencken.
Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 1969. 452p, illustrations, indexed. 24cm. First edition. Brown cloth; titling in gilt and black. Corners lightly bumped; bookseller mark in black on the front cover pastedown. In very good condition.
Item #9907
Price: $15.00
Mencken.
Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 1969. 452p, illustrations, indexed. 24cm. First edition. Brown cloth; titling in gilt and black; dust jacket. Corners lightly bumped; jacket slightly chipped. In very good condition.
Item #9908
Price: $20.00
H. L. Mencken. Modern American Writers series no. 4
New York: Robert M. Mcbride & Company, 1925. Frontis, 89p, bibliography. 19.5cm. Blue cloth. Spine titling faded; spine ends worn; corners slightly bumped; foxing to frontis and prelims. In better than good condition. [Adler, p. 274].
Item #8285
Price: $10.00
Some of Us. An Essay in Epitaphs.
New York: Robert McBride, 1930. 130p. 25cm. In a limited edition of 1295 copies, of which 1250 are for sale, this is copy 622/1295. White cloth back and blue paper boards; paper title labels; slipcase. Spine darkened; small spot at the foot of spine; slipcase top detached. In very good condition.
Item #9916
Price: $60.00
The Prince of Wales and Other Famous Americans. Preface by Carl Van Vechten.
New York: Knopf, 1925. Unpagintaed. 23.5cm. First edition. Yellow cloth back and batik boards. Portrait of H.L. Mencken. Slight soiling; corners skinned; edges rubbed; missing the frontis. In better than good condition.
Item #9924
Price: $100.00
Modern Exposition.
New York: Harcourt Brace and Company, 1946. 400p. 23cm. Later printing. Green cloth; titling in gilt. Pages have toned; prior owner's neat signature and address on the front free endpaper. In very good condition.
Item #9979
Price: $10.00


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