Representative Sampling of the Book Holding of the American Information Centers July 1947- June 1948



Run with the Hare

Kieran Abbey

Tomorrow Will Sing

Elliot Arnold

It's a Woman's World

Mary Louise Aswell

National Velvet

Enid Bagnold

A Tale from Bali

Vicki Baum

Still Time to Die

Jack Belden

The Hymnal, Army and Navy

Ivan L. Bennett

Young’ un

Herbert Best

The Decameron

Giovanni Boccaccio

Tragedy in Blue

Marion Bramhall

Pleasant Valley

Louis Bromfield

What Became of Anna Bolton

Louis Bromfield

Jane Eyre

Charlotte Brontë

Prester John

John Buchan

A Marriage

Pearl S. Buck

The Way of All Flesh

Samuel Butler

For Men Only

James M. Cain

The Postman Always Rings Twice

James M. Cain

Genesee Fever

Carl Carmer

Try and Stop Me

Bennett Cerf

Mystery Omnibus

Raymond Chandler

The Paradoxes of Mr. Pond

G. K. Chesterton

And Then There Were None

Agatha Christie

A Far Country

Winston Churchill

Richard Carvel

Winston Churchill

Blithe Spirit

Noel Coward

The Last Adam

James Gould Cozzens

The Green Years

A. J. Cronin

Burnaby Rudge

Charles Dickens

A Child's History of England

Charles Dickens

The Personal History of David Copperfield

Charles Dickens

Great Expectations

Charles Dickens

Little Dorrit

Charles Dickens

Martin Chuzzlewit

Charles Dickens

Nicolas Nickleby

Charles Dickens

The Old Curiosity Shop

Charles Dickens

A New Pronouncing Dictionary of the Spanish and English Language

Mariano de la Cadena Velazquez

The Heart of Jade

Salvador de Madariaga

The Pine Ridge Feud

Harriet Catherine Evans

Dictators of the Baton

David Ewen

Murder at a Police Station

Jefferson Farjeon

Young Lonigan

James T. Farrell

Freedom Road

Howard Fast

The American

Howard Fast

Joseph Andrews

Henry Fielding

The Golden Rooms

Vardis Fisher

Journey in the Dark

Martin Flavin

Twenty Best Film Plays

John Gassner

Voyage of the Golden Hind

Edmund Gilligan

The Bedside Esquire

Arnold Gingrich

A Sheltered Life

Ellen Glasgow

Norma Ashe

Susan Glaspell

The Facts of Life

Paul Goodman


Marous Goodrich

Wife to Mr. Milton

Robert Graves

World Words

W. Cabell Greet

The Troubled Midnight

John Gunther


John M. Hall

Mystery Omnibus

Daschiell Hammett

Take Them up Tenderly

Margaret Case Harriman

Drift From Two Shores

Bret Harte

Lie down in Darkness

H. R. Hayes

The Sun Also Rises

Ernest Hemingway

Farewell to Arms

Ernest Hemingway

The Gentle Grafter

O. Henry

The Trimmed Lamp

O. Henry

Reads of Destiny

O. Henry

The Voice of the City

O. Henry


O. Henry


Stefan Heym

I Never Left Home

Bob Hope

Time Must Have a Stop

Aldous Huxley

Daisy Kenyon

Elizabeth Janeway

The Walsh Girls

Elizabeth Janeway

The Voice of Bugle Ann

MacKinlay Kantor

Poems I Remember

John Kieran

Anna and the King of Siam

Margaret Landon

Weekend at the Waldorf

Charles Lee

Galli-Curci’s Life of Song

C. E. Le Massena

None but the Lonely Heart

Richard Llewellyn

Back Where I Came from

A. J. Liebling


Rose Macauley

Mr. England, The Life Story of Winston Churchill

Paul Manning and Hilton Bronner

How to Design and Install Plumbing

A. J. Matthias

The Razor's Edge

W. Somerset Maugham

McSorley's Wonderful Saloon

Joseph Mitchell

Kitty Foyle

Christopher Morley

Morley's Variety (a selection)

Christopher Morley

The Story of San Michele

Axel Munthe

Pal Joey

John O'Hara

Crazy like a Fox

S. J. Perelman

Blackout in Gretley

J. B. Priestley

Masterpieces of the World's Literature, Ancient and Modern

Harry Thurston Peck

The River Mystery

Arthur J. Rees

Bold Robin Hood and His Outlaw Band

Louis Rhead

Rabble in Arms

Kenneth Roberts

Runyan à la Carte

Damon Runyon

The Damon Runyon Omnibus

Damon Runyon

Tales of Detection

Dorothy L. Sayers

Gaudy Night

Dorothy L. Sayers

Plowman of the Moon

Robert Service