THE DERUGA TRIALRicarda Huch Macaulay ($2). Murder mystery with
three differences: 1) it is written by a German woman of 65 ; 2)
depending little on suspense, it has a sympathetic main character in an
excitable Italian doctor on trial for murdering his cancer-stricken
wife out of pity; 3) the doctor's vivacity is opposed, humorously,
psychologically, to Teutonic judicial phlegm.
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