American Mercury

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H. L. Mencken (1880—1956) American journalist and literary critic

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A monthly magazine founded in 1924 with H. L. Mencken and George Jean Nathan as editors. Urbanely scathing commentary on the social and cultural follies of contemporary America was Mencken's ...

Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards).

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