Books: Books of the Week

No RETREAT—Horace Gregory— Harcourt, Brace ($1.50). Slim volume of modernistic verse by a poet who gets a good press.

UNFINISHED SYMPHONY —Sylvia Thompson—Little, Brown ($2.50). To be reviewed.

DEEP WATER—Pryce Mitchell—Little, Brown ($2.50). Fast-moving autobiography of a sea-captain.

WOODROW WILSON —John K. Winkler—Vanguard ($3.50). Brief, enthusiastic biography by the man who wrote about Hearst.

B. E. F.: THE INSIDE STORY OF THE BONUS ARMY—Walter Waters & William C. White. In support of the 100% Americanism of the bonus leaders.

THE ADVANCES OF HARRIET—Phyllis Bottome—Houghton, Mifflin ($2). An average Bottome (pr. "Bot-tome") novel for those...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!