A Book of Burlesques
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A Book of Burlesques

By H. L. (Henry Louis) Mencken
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  • The Project Gutenberg eBook, A Book of Burlesques, by H. L. Mencken
    • E-text prepared by Malcolm Farmer, L. N. Yaddanapudi, and the Project Gutenberg Online Distributed Proofreading Team (http://www.pgdp.net)
  • A BOOK OF BURLESQUES By H. L. MENCKEN
    • CONTENTS
    • I.—DEATH I.—Death. A Philosophical Discussion
    • II.—FROM THE PROGRAMME OF A CONCERT II.—From The Programme of a Concert
    • III.—THE WEDDING III.—The Wedding. A Stage Direction
    • IV.—THE VISIONARY IV.—The Visionary
    • V.—THE ARTIST V.—The Artist. A Drama Without Words
    • VI.—SEEING THE WORLD VI.—Seeing The World
    • VII.—FROM THE MEMOIRS OF THE DEVIL VII.—From the Memoirs of the Devil
    • VIII.—LITANIES FOR THE OVERLOOKED VIII.—Litanies for the Overlooked
      • I.—For Americanos
      • II.—For Hypochondriacs
      • III.—For Music Lovers
      • IV.—For Hangmen
      • V.—For Magazine Editors
    • IX.—ASEPSIS IX.—Asepsis. A Deduction in Scherzo Form
    • X.—TALES OF THE MORAL AND PATHOLOGICAL X.—Tales of the Moral and Pathological
      • I.—The Rewards of Science
      • II.—The Incomparable Physician
      • III.—Neighbours
      • IV.—From the Chart
      • V.—The Interior Hierarchy
      • CLASS II
      • CLASS III
      • CLASS IV
      • CLASS V
      • CLASS VI
    • XI.—THE JAZZ WEBSTER XI. The Jazz Webster
    • XII.—THE OLD SUBJECT XII.—The Old Subject
    • XIII.—PANORAMAS OF PEOPLE XIII.—Panoramas of People
      • I.—Men
      • II.—Women
      • III.—Babies
    • XIV.—HOMEOPATHICS XIV.—Homeopathics
      • 1. Scene Infernal.
      • 2. The Eternal Democrat.
      • 3. The School of Honor.
      • 4. Proposed Plot For a Modern Novel.
      • 5. Victory.
    • XV.—VERS LIBRE XV.—Vers Libre
      • Transcriber’s Notes and Errata
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