Lover of the Fancy

Early C20th American culture and dissent

The Vintage Mencken: The Finest and Fiercest Essays of the Great Literary Iconoclast
H L Mencken


An anthology that spans an entire lifetime of writing by America’s greatest curmudgeon, with a “flick of mischief on nearly every page.”

Selected by Alistair Cooke.

Paperback, 256pp
Vintage Books, 1990
ISBN 9780679728955