Books: Books of the Week

SEA WALL—L. A. G. Strong—Knopf ($2.50). Story of an Irish childhood, English schooling, the War, by the author of The Garden. JUNIPERO SERRA — Agnes Repplier— Doubleday, Doran ($2.50). Essayist Repplier writes the life of one of California's friar-pioneers. THE SIXTH NEW YORKER ALBUM— Harper ($2.50). Gleanings for the curious from the Manhattan smartchart. RIDDLES OF THE GOBI DESERT—Sven Hedin—Button ($5). More of the same oy the author of Across the Gobi Desert. THE ROOSEVELT REVOLUTION, First Phase — Ernest K. Lindley — Viking ($2.50). A Washington correspondent analyzes the New Deal. THE...

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