FICTION: Recent & Readable, Oct. 16, 1944

GUERRILLA—Lord Dunsany—Bobbs-Merrill ($2.50).

When the Germans conquered the Land, Srebnitz left school to join Hlaka's guerrilla band on the Mountain. The Land is presumably Greece but it might be any land fighting for its liberty. The men of the Mountain are not individuals but figures from a poetic legend. Otherwise Irish Lord Dunsany's latest invention is pure adventure story.

THEY DARE NOT GO A-HUNTING—Dorothea Cornwall — Dodd, Meod ($2.50).

Red-headed Mike Walton decided to rescue the lovely sheltered Julia from her maternal cocoon, but once he had married her he found himself, like Ulysses, in a land where it was always afternoon. The...

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