Collected Columns, Editorials, and Essays by Journalists

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Listed alphabetically by journalist

James Agee

Ashdown, Paul, ed.  James Agee: Selected Journalism.  Knoxville: University Press of Tennessee, 2005.

Sragow, Michael, ed.  James Agee: Film Writing and Selected Journalism.  New York: Library of America, 2005.

Russell Baker

Baker, Russell.  All Things Considered.  Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1965.  

William Cullen Bryant

Bryant, William Cullen.  Power for Sanity: Selected Editorials of William Cullen Bryant, 1829-1861.  New York: Fordam University Press, 1994.

Raymond Clapper

Clapper, Raymond.  Watching the World.  New York: Whittlesey House, 1944.

Dubois, W.E.B

Aptheker, Herbert, ed.  Newspaper Columns by W.E.B. DuBois.  2 vols. White Plains, NY: Kraus-Thompson, 1986.  

Finley Peter Dunne

Ellis, Elmer, ed.  Mr. Dooley at His Best.  New York: Scribner’s, 1938.  

Murray Kempton

Kempton, Murray.  America Comes of Age: Columns, 1955-1962.  Boston: Little, Brown, 1963.

Kempton, Murray.  Rebellions, Perversities, and Main Events.  New York: Random House, 1994.

Max Lerner

Lerner, Max.  The Unfinished Country: A Book of American Symbols.   New York: Simon and Schuster, 1959.  NY Post columns

Grover Lewis (Rolling Stone)

Reid, Jan, and W.K. Stratton, eds.  Splendor in the Short Grass: A Grover Lewis Reader.  Austin: University of Texas Press, 2005.

Walter Lippmann

Rossiter, Clinton, and James Lare, eds.  The Essential Lippmann: A Political Philosophy for Liberal Democracy.  New York: Random House, 1963.

Ralph McGill

Strickland, Michael, ed.  The Best of Ralph McGill: Selected Columns.  Atlanta: Cherokee Publishing, 1980.

Mary McGrory

Gailey, Phil, ed.  The Best of Mary McGrory: A Half Century of Washington Commentary.  Kansas City: Andrews McMeel, 2006.

Al McIntosh

McIntosh, Al.  Selected Chaff: The Wartime Columns of Al McIntosh.  Osceola, Wis.: Zenith Press, 2007.  Rock County (Minn.) Star-Herald, WWII

Karl Marx (NT Tribune)

Christman, Henry, ed.  The American Journalism of Marx and Engels: A Selection from the New York Tribune.  New York: New American Library, 1966.

H.L. Mencken

Joshi, S. T., ed.  H.L. Mencken on Religion.  Amherst, NY: Prometheus Books, 2002.

Mencken, H.L.  A Carnival of Buncombe: Writings on Politics.  compiled by Malcolm Moos.  Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1956.

Elia Peattie

Bloomfield, Susanne G., ed.  Impertinences: Selected Writings of Elia Peattie, a Journalist in the Gilded Age.  Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2005.  (Omaha World Herald)

Ernie Pyle

Nichols, David, ed.  Ernie’s War: The Best of Ernie Pyle’s World War II Dispatches.  New York: Random House, 1986.

Pyle, Ernest Taylor.  Here is Your War.  New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1943.

James Reston

Reston, James. Washington.  New York: Macmillan, 1986.  (collected columns)

Eleanor Roosevelt

Roosevelt, Eleanor.  My Day: The Best of Eleanor Roosevelt’s Acclaimed Newspaper Columns, 1936-1962.  New York: Da Capo Press, 2001.

Franklin Roosevelt

Carmichael, Donald Scott, ed.  F.D.R. Columnist:  The Uncollected Columns of Franklin D. Roosevelt.  Chicago: Pelligrini and Cudahy, 1947.

Ruben Salazar

Salazar, Ruben.  Border Correspondent: Selected Writings, 1955-1970.  Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998.

Nicholas von Hoffman (Washington Post)

Von Hoffman, Nicholas.  Left at the Post.  Chicago: Quadrangle, 1970.  (Washington Post columns)

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