George Jean, Nathan 1882-1958.

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American theater critic, author, and editor. He edited the magazine Smart Set with H.L. Mencken from 1914-1923, founded and co-edited the magazine American Mercury with Mencken, and was one of the founding editors of the literary newspaper American Spectator.

From the guide to the George Jean Nathan collection, 1913-1958., (Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library)

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Birth 1882

Death 1958

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