Books: More Rothenstein

MEN AND MEMORIES (Vol. II), Recollections of William Rothenstein, 1900-22 —Coward-McCann ($5).

As readers of his Volume I know (TIME, April 13, 1931), Artist Rothenstein has pots-full of anecdotes about the great and near-great with which to paint his contemporary scene. As a free-lance portrait artist, later as an official painter during the War, he met scores of anecdote-worthy people, straightway made friends, often referred to them as "assets" in his life. The liabilities he omits.

One asset was Author William Henry Hudson, whose portrait, along with some 30 others, adorns the book....

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