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charlatanry of the learned

Johann Burckhard Mencke

charlatanry of the learned

(De charlataneria eruditorum, 1715)

by Johann Burckhard Mencke

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Published by A.A. Knopf in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Litterateurs.,
  • Literature -- Anecdotes.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes facsimile of title page of the 1715 edition.

    Statementby Johann Burkhard Mencken (1674-1732) translated from the German by Francis E. Litz, with notes and an introduction by H. L. Mencken.
    GenreAnecdotes.
    ContributionsLitz, Francis Edwards Aloysius, 1892-, Mencken, H. L. 1880-1956.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination178, xi p., [3] leaves of plates (inc. front.) :
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19133998M

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The actual lectures comprising The Charlatanry of the Learned, delivered by an ancestor of his, are translated by H.L.M., and will interest those seeking out the byways of literary curiosities, rather than the general reading public or even the average student of literature. The Charlatanry Of The Learned (De Charlataneria Eruditorum, ) by Johann Burkhard Mencken; Translated From The German By Francis E.

Litz Mencken, H.L] Published by Alfred A. Knopf, New York & London (). Genre/Form: Literature Anecdotes Humor: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mencke, Johann Burkhard, Charlatanry of the learned.

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