A BOOK OF PREFACES

Price: 15.00 USD

Garden City, N.Y: Garden City Publishing Company, 1927. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. 5th printing, stated. A Very Good copy in Good dust jacket. 8vo., 288 pp. Bound in black cloth in green dust jacket. The dj is chipped, with sections missing along the front panel's top edge, and the lower part of the spine. Handsome bookplate. Paste downs and pages facing beginning to fox. The dj is now protected in a mylar sleeve. A Very Good copy in Good dust jacket. *** Part of the publisher's "Star Series". *** Here is the most characteristic and best known work of America's iconoclast, H. L. Mencken, editor of The American Mercury, The "prefaces" are extended essays on Joseph Conrad, Theodore Dreiser, James Huneker, and "Puritanism".***. Very Good.


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