Tuesday, 21 July 2009

Gran's Reading List for 1945


  • Journey Among Warriors, Eva Curie
  • The Small Back Room, Nigel Balchin
  • Rungi Rungliot, Rumer Godden
  • Monkey, Wu Ch'eng-en (translated by Arthur Waley)
  • Year of the Wild Boar (Japan), Helen Mears
  • The Problem of Pain, C.S. Lewis
  • Night and Day, Virginia Woolf
  • The Bhagavad Gita, translated with commentary by Charles Johnston
  • Black Lamb and Grey Falcon (Vol. 1), Rebecca West
  • At the Feet of the Master, J. Krishnamurti
  • War and Peace, Leo Tolstoy
  • Darkness over Germany, E Amy Buller
  • Light on the Path, Mabel Collins (Theosophy Co.)
  • The Code of Christ, Gerald Heard
  • Testament, R.C. Hutchinson
  • The Keys of the Kingdom, A.J. Cronin
  • Black Lamb and Grey Falcon (Vol. 2), Rebecca West
  • Mr Lincoln's Wife, Anne Colver (novel)
  • G.K. Chesterton, Maisie Ward
  • Indigo, Christine Weston
  • The Razor's Edge, Somerset Maugham
  • The Simple Way of Lao Tsze
  • The Testament of Devotion
  • The Story of Dr Wassell, James Hilton
  • The Seagull and the Cherry Orchard, Anton Tchekov (with introduction by George Calderon)
  • The World of Yesterday, Stefan Zweig
  • Lessons of My Life, Lord Vansittart
  • Death of a Gentleman, Christopher Hollis
  • Invisible Anatomy, Graham Howe
  • Pastorale, ??
  • The Tree in the Yard
  • Mrs Parkington, Louis Bromfield
  • So Many Loves, Leo Walmsley (autobiography)

1 comment:

  1. Interesting list! Do you know about this edition of the Gita?