Lot 62: 7 Vols: Mencken. HELIOGABALUS in dj, PREJUDICES...
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: Mencken, H. L. 4 Titles (7 Vols). NY: Alfred A. Knopf. 12mo/8vo. Orig cloth, 1 in dj. ++ Mencken and George Jean Nathan. HELIOGABALUS: A Buffoonery in Three Acts. Knopf, 1920. #957 of 2000. Eps foxed, front hinge starting. Dj has losses near its spine ends and corners. ++ 4 Vols: PREJUDICES... ...FIRST SERIES, ...SECOND SERIES, ...FIFTH SERIES, ...SIXTH SERIES. (1919); (1920); (1926); (1927). 1st editions. Adler & Wilhelm pp10-13. Lacking djs. ++ MAKING A PRESIDENT: A Footnote to the Saga of Democracy. 1932. 1st collected edition. Adler & Wilhelm p15. ++ George Jean Nathan and H. L. Mencken. THE AMERICAN CREDO. A Contribution Toward the Interpretation of the National Mind. 1921. 1st printing of the Revised and Enlarged Edition. Lacking dj. 5.8 Lb.