Three typed letters signed by Mencken

Mencken, H. L.; [Woodward, Bob]

Condition: Very Good
From Sanctuary Books, A.B.A.A. (New York, NY, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since July 15, 2002

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 375.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 5.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

A brief typed letter signed by Mencken on personal stationary, written to a Mr. Woodward. Mencken writes: "Dear Mr. Woodward: My best thanks. I only hope Dr. Houghton succeeds in his campaign. The holy Christian religion is in peril, and must be protected!" Offered with two other short typed letters signed by Mencken, one on letterhead from The American Mercury again written to Mr. Woodward. The other is on personal stationary and is addressed to My Dear Bob. In this letter Mencken writes: "Little did I reck when I was an ambitious young newspaper reporter that I'd ever enjoy the stupendous honor of seeing my effigy in The Saturday Evening Post." He ascribes the appearance to "earnest prayer and a clean life." A nice group of letters from the irascible Mencken. Bookseller Inventory # 4592

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Three typed letters signed by Mencken

Book Condition:Very Good

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Store Description

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Please reserve books by email or by phone. All items subject to prior
sale. NYS residents must include 8.875% sales tax. We accept checks,
money orders, online payment through paypal. Full refund within 15 days
provided book is returned in same condition as sent.


Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order