Title SPIRITUAL AUTOPSIES
Book Condition Fine with just a hint of wear; a trifold pamphlet, consisting of a title-page, rear page of ads, and four pages of text. 5''x3.5''.
Edition First edition, first printing: an offprint from the Literary Review of the New York Evening Post.
Publisher (Boston/New York): Houghton Mifflin Company, [undated].
Seller ID 45904.00
Mencken piece occasioned by the release of Gamaliel Bradford's volume of biographies, AMERICAN PORTRAITS: 1875-1900. "I like these Bradford books. They make dead men seem real to me -- and often surprisingly likeable."--from the text. Scarce!
H.L. Mencken. American Literature. Literary Criticism.