Mencken and Mark Twain

Cowley, Malcolm
March 1943
New Republic;3/8/43, Vol. 108 Issue 10, p321
Book Review
Reviews several books by Mark Twain. "Huckleberry Finn"; "Heathen Days, 1890-1936"; "Happy Days: 1880-1892"; "Newspaper Days: 1899-1906."


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