Gods, Graves & Scholars, by C. W. Ceram. The big men and big moments of modern archeology; proof that digging can be dramatic (TIME, Nov. 12).
The Selected Letters of Henry Adams, edited by Newton Arvin. Memorable commentary, mostly disenchanted, on two generations of U.S. life; by a brilliant and introspective man who grew up thinking that the presidency was a family trade (TIME, Nov. 12).
The Conformist, by Alberto Moravia.
Italy's best novelist unravels the character of a Fascist (TIME, Nov. 12).
LIFE'S Picture History of Western Man.
A vividly illustrated panorama of a thousand years of Western civilization (TIME, Nov. 5).
Katherine Mansfield's Letters...