Books: Travelers

BEYOND THE MEXIQUE BAY—Aldous Huxley—Harper ($2.75).

IN ALL COUNTRIES—John Dos Passos—Harcourt, Brace ($2.50)

Restless travelers both, both endowed with a seeing eye, Aldous Huxley and John Dos Passos view the world through spectacles differently tinted. Huxley is an intelligentsiac, Dos Passos a neoCommunist. But both are as free as any lances to be found these days, and their eyewitness reports make worthwhile reading for stay-at-homes.

Weak-eyed Aldous Huxley, no such graphic reporter as Dos Passos, travels always with book in hand, but never a Baedeker. With a better seat in a library than on a...

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