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The Resource Mencken's America, edited by S.T. Joshi

Mencken's America, edited by S.T. Joshi

Label
Mencken's America
Title
Mencken's America
Statement of responsibility
edited by S.T. Joshi
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1880-1956
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mencken, H. L.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Joshi, S. T.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National characteristics, American
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Mencken's America, edited by S.T. Joshi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-234) and index
Contents
Prologue : On living in the United States -- The American : a treatise : The American ; The American : his morals ; The American : his language ; The American : his idea of beauty ; The American : his freedom ; The American : his new Puritanism -- The American landscape : Good old Baltimore ; Maryland : apex of normalcy ; The city of seven Sundays ; Along the Potomac ; San Francisco : a memory ; San Francisco ; New York -- American politics, morality, and religion : Meditation in E minor -- What ails the republic ; The American politician ; Religion in America : 1. Evangelical pastors ; 2. Church and state ; 3. The American religion ; The burden of credulity ; Notes on Negro strategy -- American art, literature, and culture : Puritanism as a literary force ; The American tradition ; The low-down on Hollywood ; Palmy days for authors -- Epilogue : Testament
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 244 p.
Isbn
9780821415313
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Lccn
2003056755
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm52877500
Label
Mencken's America, edited by S.T. Joshi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-234) and index
Contents
Prologue : On living in the United States -- The American : a treatise : The American ; The American : his morals ; The American : his language ; The American : his idea of beauty ; The American : his freedom ; The American : his new Puritanism -- The American landscape : Good old Baltimore ; Maryland : apex of normalcy ; The city of seven Sundays ; Along the Potomac ; San Francisco : a memory ; San Francisco ; New York -- American politics, morality, and religion : Meditation in E minor -- What ails the republic ; The American politician ; Religion in America : 1. Evangelical pastors ; 2. Church and state ; 3. The American religion ; The burden of credulity ; Notes on Negro strategy -- American art, literature, and culture : Puritanism as a literary force ; The American tradition ; The low-down on Hollywood ; Palmy days for authors -- Epilogue : Testament
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 244 p.
Isbn
9780821415313
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Lccn
2003056755
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm52877500

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