Mencken and Sara, A Life in Letters

By: Mencken, H. L.; Sara Haardt (Edited by Marion Elizabeth Rodgers)

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8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 551 pp. The Private Correspondence of H. L. Mencken and Sara Haardt (his wife). Mencken first mentored and then courted the young writer and friend of Zelda Fitzgerald, Sara Haardt, for seven years before they married. Five years later, Sara would die of tuberculosis. Mencken scholar Rodgers has an extensive introduction and annotates the correspondence. Footnotes, index. A clean, tight text. Dust jacket has minor soiling.

Title: Mencken and Sara, A Life in Letters

Author Name: Mencken, H. L.; Sara Haardt (Edited by Marion Elizabeth Rodgers)

Categories: Literature,

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company.: 1987

ISBN Number: 0070415056

ISBN Number 13: 9780070415058

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 20330

Keywords: H. L. Mencken, Sara Haardt, Letters, Correspondence, Zelda Fitzgerald, Sherwood Anderson, Charles Angoff Harry T. Baker, William Jennings Bryan James Cruze, Goucher College, Joseph Hergesheimer, Herman Mankiewicz Sara Mayfield, George Jean Nathan Majorie Hope Nicolson, Jim Tully Walter Wanger, Literature