Book , Print in English

Christmas story

H.L. Mencken ; illustrations by Bill Crawford.
  • New York : A.A. Knopf, 1946.
  • 1st ed.
  • 31, [1] p. : illustrations(some colored) ; 18 cm.
  • Garrett Library - New Library, Non-Circ
    PS3525.E43 C5 1946 c. 1
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  • LSC - Request for use in Special Collections
    PS3525.E43 C5 1946 c. 1
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  • George Peabody Library, Non-Circ
    813.5 M536C DUODECIMO c. 1
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    • Author's autograph on title-page.
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    814.52 M5221 Ch 1946 c. 1
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    • Author's retained copy signed for August. Added by August "April 20, 1951 A.M."
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    814.52 M5221 Ch 1946 c. 2
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    • Original dust jkt. A (incomplete design). Signed on t.p.
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    814.52 M5221 Ch 1946 c. 2
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    • Orig. dust jacket B. Inscribed "For Maurice Crump/at the command of Mrs. Lohrfinck and with/best regards/H.L. Mencken/1946" Bookplate of Clare and Maurice Crump.
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    • Binding A, dust jkt. B (cf. Schrader)
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    814.52 M5221 Ch 1946 c. 1
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    • Schrader A 57.1.a. Binding A, dust jacket A. Signed by Mencken.
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    814.52 M5221 Ch 1946 c. 2
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    • Schrader A 57.1.a. Binding A, dust jacket B.
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    814.52 M5221 Ch 1946 c. 3
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    • Schrader A 57.1.a. Binding A, dust jacket B. One H.L.M. letter signed by Rosalind Lohrfinck has been removed from the volume. This item is available in Ms. 491.
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    814.52 M5221 Ch 1946 c. 4
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    • Schrader A 57.1.a. Binding B, dust jacket A. Inscribed: "For Mrs. Fluhagen / HL Mencken."
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    814.52 M5221 Ch 1946 c. 5
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    • Schrader A 57.1.a. Binding B, dust jacket A. Signed by Mencken.
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    814.52 M5221 Ch 1946 c. 6
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    • Schrader A 57.1.a. Binding B, dust jacket B.
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    814.52 M5221 Ch 1946 c. 7
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    • Schrader A 57.1.a. Binding B, dust jacket B. Endpapers reversed.
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    814.52 M5221 Ch 1946 c. 8
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    • Schrader A 57.1.a. Binding A, dust jacket B. Advance copy. Advance copy insert has been removed from the volume. This item is available in Ms. 491.
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    814.52 M5221 Ch 1946 c. 9
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    • Schrader A 57.1.b. Later printing, tan cloth. Endpapers reversed.
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    • Schrader A 57.1.b. Later printing, unfinished blue cloth. Endpapers reversed.
  • George Peabody Library, Non-Circ
    814.52 M5221 Ch 1969 c. 1
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    • Schrader A 57.1.c. Stated third printing. Endpapers reversed.
Subjects
Genre
  • Authors' presentation copies (Provenance) 20th century.
  • Author's presentation inscriptions (Provenance) 20th century.
Other information
  • "This story was first printed in the New Yorker ... "--T.p. verso.
  • George Peabody Library copy: Gift of Richard Frary; 2003.
  • George Peabody Library copy: Gift of Richard Frary; 2005.
  • Eisenhower copy: Gift of Kenneth and Frances Longsdorf.
  • Indexed by: Schrader, R.J. Mencken, A 57.1.a ; A 57.1.b
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 46020990
  • OCLC: 00289414