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Happy Days 1880-1892
     

Happy Days 1880-1892

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by H. L. Mencken
 

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Though best known for his caustic newspaper columns, H. L. Mencken's most enduring contribution to American literature may be his autobiographical writings, most of which first appeared in the New Yorker. In Happy Days, Mencken recalls memories of a safe and happy boyhood in the Baltimore of the 1880s and celebrates a way of life that he saw swiftly changing--from

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Though best known for his caustic newspaper columns, H. L. Mencken's most enduring contribution to American literature may be his autobiographical writings, most of which first appeared in the New Yorker. In Happy Days, Mencken recalls memories of a safe and happy boyhood in the Baltimore of the 1880s and celebrates a way of life that he saw swiftly changing--from a time of straw hats and buggy rides to locomotives and bread lines.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801853388
Publisher:
Johns Hopkins University Press
Publication date:
06/28/1996
Series:
Maryland Paperback Bookshelf Series
Pages:
313
Product dimensions:
5.48(w) x 8.47(h) x 0.88(d)

Meet the Author

Born in Baltimore in 1880, H. L. Mencken remained a lifelong resident and became one of the city's most famous sons. Ever home to controversy, his column for the Baltimore Sun earned him a national reputation. He died in his rowhouse on Union Square in 1956.

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Happy Days 1880-1892 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Keplion a elven girl who Legolasha crush on. She looks like Talia in a way except way prettier.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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