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DAMN - Henry Louis Menchen

DAMN - Henry Louis Menchen

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A book of Calumny
A book of Calumny

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Damn!, by Henry Louis Mencken
The Project Gutenberg EBook of Damn!, by Henry Louis Mencken This eBook is for the use of anyoneanywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or re-use itunder the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at www.gutenberg.orgTitle: Damn! A Book of CalumnyAuthor: Henry Louis MenckenRelease Date: July 31, 2006 [EBook #18948]Language: EnglishCharacter set encoding: ISO-8859-1*** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK DAMN! ***Produced by Janet Blenkinship and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team at http://www.pgdp.netDAMN!A BOOK OF CALUMNYBY H. L. MENCKEN
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PHILIP GOODMAN COMPANY NEW YORK NINETEEN EIGHTEENCOPYRIGHT 1918 BY PHILIP GOODMAN COMPANYCONTENTSI Pater Patriæ 7II The Reward of the Artist 9III The Heroic Considered 10IV The Burden of Humor 11V The Saving Grace 13VI Moral Indignation 14VII Stable-Names 17VIII The Jews 19IX The Comstockian Premiss 22X The Labial Infamy 23XI A True Ascetic 28XII On Lying 30XIII History 32XIV The Curse of Civilization 34XV Eugenics 35XVI The Jocose Gods 37XVII War 38XVIII Moralist and Artist 39XIX Actors 40XX The Crowd 45XXI An American Philosopher 48XXII Clubs 49XXIII Fidelis ad Urnum 50
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XXIV A Theological Mystery 52XXV The Test of Truth 53XXVI Literary Indecencies 54XXVII Virtuous Vandalism 55XXVIII A Footnote on the Duel of Sex 60XXIX Alcohol 64XXX Thoughts on the Voluptuous 67XXXI The Holy Estate 69XXXII Dichtung und Wahrheit 70XXXIII Wild Shots 71XXXIV Beethoven 73XXXV The Tone Art 75XXXVI Zoos 80XXXVII On Hearing Mozart 86XXXVIII The Road to Doubt 87XXXIX A New Use for Churches 88XL The Root of Religion 90XLI Free Will 91XLII Quid est Veritas? 95XLIII The Doubter's Reward 96XLIV Before the Altar 97XLV The Mask 98XLVI Pia Veneziani, poi Cristiani 99XLVII Off Again, On Again 101XLVIII Theology 102XLIX Exemplia Gratia 103
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