new dictionary of quotations on historical principles from ancient and modern sources

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First published 1942.

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Statementselected and edited by H.L.Mencken.
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Paginationxiv, 1347p.
Number of Pages1347
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Open LibraryOL18813016M
ISBN 100394400798

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New York, A.A. Knopf, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: H L Mencken; Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress).

The Mencken book differs by being planned on a historical arrangement, adequate as to bibliography, by the omission of platitudes and by a free intermixture of unusual materials with the old and the hackneyed.

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