ALDOUS HUXLEY by John Atkins. 218 pages. Orion Press. $5.95.
THE HUXLEYS by Ronald W. Clark. 398 pages. McGraw-Hill. $8.95.
THIS TIMELESS MOMENT: A PERSONAL VIEW OF ALDOUS HUXLEY by Laura Ar-chera Huxley. 330 pages. Farrar, Straus & Giroux. $6.95.
Few writers leave behind even one legend. It is Aldous Huxley's distinction that he managed to leave two.
To his contemporaries in the 1920s, young Aldous Huxley had been a legend for his "lack of charity." He was seen as "a walking encyclopedia," alive only from the neck up. Aldous, Elizabeth Bowen once said with damning...