Books: New Books: Jun. 9, 1924

The following estimates of books much in the public eye were made after careful consideration of the trend of critical opinion:

WINE OF FURY—Leigh Rogers— Knopf ($2.50). Against the black and bloody canvas of the Russian Revolution, this story rises sombre and of more than usual interest. The author, a young American who has lived some years in Russia, has caught all the swift horror of those cataclysmic days, has limned his plot against a background that rings true. Rasputin moves evilly through the picture, and Kerensky, Lenin,...

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