PILGRIMS OF ADVERSITYWilliam McFeeDoubleday, Doran ($2.50). The only American to be mentioned in the same breath with Joseph Conrad writes a long, rich novel of the Caribbean.
THE LIFE OF SIR MARTIN FROBISHERWilliam McFeeHarper ($4). Frobisher was an Elizabethan seadog who did not sell himself to history as thoroughly as did Drake. Conscientious biography.
LETIZIA BONAPARTE (Madame Mere)Clement ShawViking ($2). Brief sketch of a devoted mother, sound advisor, diplomatic friend.
MOTHER OF KINGSNorval RichardsonScribner ($5). Letizia Bonaparte's life in all its climaxes and vicissitudes, richly recorded with engaging anecdote and great personages....