Prejudices by H. L. Mencken

"Prejudices" is a collection of essays that offers a critical and humorous look at American culture and society in the early 20th century. The author provides biting commentary on a variety of topics, including literature, politics, and the arts, while also offering his own unconventional and often controversial viewpoints. The book is known for its satirical style and its critique of American life and values.

The 5559th greatest book of all time


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Total Points: 69

Since this book was first published in 1919, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 69.0.

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