THE FOUNDRY—Albert Halper—Viking ($2.50). This second novel by a young "proletarian" whose Union Square won him a Guggenheim Fellowship tells of workers and bosses in an electrotype foundry.
THE NAKED TRUTH AND ELEVEN OTHER STORIES—Luigi Pirandello—Button ($3). Collection of short and long tales by the Italian virtuoso of the theatre and the continental novelet, boxed and attractively bound.
FROM THIS HILL LOOK DOWN—Elliott Merrick—Stephen Daye Press ($2). Sensitive, perceptive, accurate, slight, a picture of rural Vermont from the point of view of a city...