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Prejudices, fifth series / by H. L. Mencken.

Author/Creator:
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956.
Publication:
New York : Published at the Borzoi by Alfred A. Knopf, [c1926]. (Norwood, Mass. : Printed and bound by the Plimpton Press)
Format/Description:
Book
[2], 307, [3] p. ; 20 cm.
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Other Title:
Prejudices. Fifth series
Subjects:
American essays -- 20th century.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York.
United States Massachusetts Norwood.
Contents:
Four moral causes
Four makers of tales
In memoriam: W. J. B.
The hills of Zion
Beethoven
Rondo on an ancient theme
Protestantism in the republic
From the files of a book reviewer
The fringes of lovely letters
Essay in pedagogy
On living in Baltimore
The last New Englander
The nation
Officers and gentlemen
Golden age
Edgar Saltus
Miscellaneous notes
Catechism.
Notes:
With half-title.
Title page printed in red and black.
"Copyright, 1926, by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc."
"This book is composed on the Linotype in Bodoni, so-called after its designer, Giambattista Bodoni (1740-1813) a celebrated Italian scholar and printer."
"Esparto paper manufactured in Scotland and furnished by W. F. Etherington & Co., New York."
Includes index.
Dark blue cloth binding with Mencken arms blindstamped on front cover. Spine lettered and ruled in gilt. Red and yellow endpapers.
Local notes:
Culture Class Collection copy has bookmark issued by Alfred A. Knopf laid in.
Penn Chronology:
1926
Contributor:
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
American Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
1835261