Books from 1942 with US copyright not renewed



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PROBABLY IN U.S. PUBLIC DOMAIN

These are books by authors I believe to be US citizens, books by non-US citizens that I believe to have been first published or simultaneously (ie, within 30 days) published in the US, and books I believe to have been published in the US by foreign authors whose period of copyright in their native country had expired by 1996 Jan 1.

Hallett (Edward) ABEND {US} [M: 1884 (or 1886) Sep 15 - 1955 Nov 27]
	Ramparts Of The Pacific [n|{42:E}1942]

Prof, George Plimpton ADAMS {US} [M: 1882 Oct 7 - 1961 Apr 19]
	Wartime Price Control [n|{42:E}1942]

Prof, Ralph William AIGLER {US} [M: 1885 Feb 13 - 1964 May 24]
	Cases On Property (jt ed) [n|{42:E}1942]

Conrad (Potter) AIKEN {US} [M: 1889 Aug 5 - 1973 Aug 17]
	Brownstone Eclogues [p|{42:E}1942]

Prof, Raymond Wolf ALBRIGHT {US} [M: 1901 Jul 16 - 1965 Jul 15]
	A History Of The Evangelical Church [n|{42:E}1942/?/{56:E}1956]

Frederic/Frederick DeLong ALDRICH {US} [M: 1899 Nov 2 - 1998 Jun 12]
	Army Medical Supply Depot [n|{42:E:US}1942]

Marguerite ALLIS {US} [F: 1885 or 1886 or 1887 - 1958]
	The Splendor Stays [f|{42:E}1942]

Roy Edgar APPLEMAN {US} [M: 1904 Apr 10 - 1993 Dec 12]
	Abraham Lincoln: From His Own Words And Contemporary Accounts [b|{42:E:US}1942]

John William ARBUCKLE {US} [M: 1864 - ?]
	In The Midst Of The Years [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Prof, Thurman Wesley ARNOLD {US} [M: 1891 Jun 2 - 1969 Nov 7]
	Democracy And Free Enterprise [n|{42:E}1942]

Sarah (nee)Leeds ASH {US} [F: 1904 Nov 20 - 1992 Dec 20]
	Little Things [{42:E}1942]

Prof, Vigfus Samundur ASMUNDSON {IS/CA/US?} [M: 1895 Sep 24 - 1974 Sep 10 (wrongly 15)]
	Breeding Chickens For Meat Production [n|{42:E:US}1942]

Gertrude (Franklin) ATHERTON, nee HORN {US} [F: 1857 Oct 30 - 1948 Jun 14]
	The Horn Of Life [f|{42:E:US}1942]

Prof, Gaius Glenn ATKINS {US} [M: 1868 - 1956]
	History Of American Congregationalism (w Frederick L FAGLEY) [n|{42:E}1942]

Anastasio C M AZOY (Jr) {US} [M: 1891 Nov 9 - 1965 Feb]
	West Point Today [n|{42:E}1942/{45:R}1945/1963]

Henry Christopher BAILEY {UK} [M: 1878 Feb 1 - 1961 Mar 24]
	Meet Mr Fortune [s|{42:E:US}1942]

Willis Todhunter BALLARD {US} [M: 1903 Dec 13 - 1980 Dec]
	Say Yes To Murder (aka: The Demise Of A Louse) [f|{42:E:US}1942]

Prof, Robert Hayward BARLOW {US} [M: 1918 May 18 - 1951 Jan 1 or 2]
	Poems For A Competition [p|{42:E}1942]

Prof, Harry Elmer BARNES {US} [M: 1889 Jun 15 - 1968 Aug 25]
	Social Institutions In An Era Of World Upheaval [n|{42:E}1942]
	The American Way Of Life (w O RUEDI) [n|{42:E}1942/{50:E}1950]

Rep, John Dillard BELLAMY {US} [M: 1854 Mar 24 - 1942 Sep 25]
	Memoirs Of An Octogenarian [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Therese (nee)Friedmann BENEDEK {HU/US:1942on} [F: 1892 Nov 8 - 1977 Oct 27]
	Sexual Cycle In Women [n|{42:E:US}1942]

Prof, Ruth (nee)Fulton BENEDICT {US} [F: 1887 Jun 5 - 1948 Sep 17]
	Race And Cultural Relations (w Mildred ELLIS) [n|{42:E}1942]

Ben BENSON {US} [M: ? - ?]
	500,000 Miles Without A Dollar [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Prof, Peter Gabriel BERGMANN {US} [M: 1915 Mar 24 - 2002 Oct 19 (wrongly 18)]
	Introduction To The Theory Of Relativity [n|{42:E}1942]

Alvah (Cecil) BESSIE {US} [M: 1904 Jun 4 - 1985 Jul 21]
	This Is Your Enemy:...Nazi Atrocities... (anon) [n|{42:E}1942]

Russell (J) BIRDWELL {US} [M: 1903 Oct 17 - 1977 Dec 15]
	Women In Battle Dress [n|{42:E}1942]

Viola (Bee) BIVINS, nee COBB {US} [F: 1863 Dec 15 - 1951 Sep 14]
	Memoirs [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Robert BLACK {US} [M: 1916 - ?]
	The Art Of Jacob Epstein [n|{42:E}1942]

Prof, Richard Palmer BLACKMUR {US} [M: 1904 Jan 21 - 1965 Feb 2]
	The Second World [{42:E}1942]

Algernon BLAIR {US} [M: 1873 Aug 6 - 1952]
	Digging Wells: A Tribute To General Robert Ernest Noble... [b|{42:E}1942]

Bruce BLIVEN (Sr) {US} [M: 1889 Jul 27 - 1977 May 27]
	The Men Who Make The Future [n|{42:E}1942]

Maxwell BODENHEIM, ne BODENHEIMER {US} [M: 1892 (or 1891 or 1893) May 26 - 1954 Feb 6 or 7]
	Lights In The Valley [f|{42:E}1942]

Prof, Llewellyn Michael Kraus BOELTER {US} [M: 1898 Aug 7 - 1966 Jul 17]
	The Analytical Prediction Of Superposed... (w R C MARTINELLI) [n|{42:E}1942]

Prof, Lee BONAR {US} [M: 1891 Aug 26 - 1977 Mar 1]
	Bibliography Of California Fungi [n|{42:E}1942]

Agnes Meredith BONDURANT {US} [F: c1916 - ?]
	Poe's Richmond [n|{42:E}1942]

Robert Sidney BOWEN {US} [M: 1900 Oct 4 - 1977 Apr]
	Dave Dawson With The Pacific Fleet [f|{42:E}1942]
	Dave Dawson With The Air Corps [f|{42:E}1942]
	Dave Dawson With The Commandos [f|{42:E}1942]

Prof, James Cloyd BOWMAN {US} [M: 1880 Jan 18 - 1961 Sep 27]
	John Henry: The Rambling Black Ulysses [b|{42:E}1942]

Jane (nee)Lewis BRANDT, 1:Mrs BISSELL {US} [F: 1915 Sep 10 - 2003 Feb 1]
	Murder Among Friends (ps: Lange LEWIS) [f|{42:E}1942]

Mrs Alter BRODY, nee ? (ps: Gertrude DIAMANT) {US?} [F: 1901 - 1969]
	The Days Of Ofelia [n|{42:E:US}1942]

Earl (Russell) BROWDER {US} [M: 1891 May 20 - 1973 Jun 27]
	2nd Front Now! This Is The Will Of The People [n|{42:E}1942]
	Earl Browder On The Soviet Union [n|{42:E}1942]
	One Year Since Pearl Harbor [n|{42:E}1942]
	Production For Victory [n|{42:E}1942]
	Speed The Second Front (w others) [n|{42:E}1942]
	Victory Must Be Won [n|{42:E}1942]
	When Do We Fight? [n|{42:E}1942]
	The Economics Of All-Out War [n|{42:E}1942]

Charles D BROWER {US} [M: 1863 - 1945]
	Fifty Years Below Zero... [a|{42:E}1942]

William Francis BROWN {US} [M: 1904 Dec 5 - 1990 Apr 21]
	How To Train Hunting Dogs [n|{42:E}1942]

Fr, J R BUCK {US} [M: 1870 - ?]
	A Convert Pastor's Autobiography [a|{42:E:US}1942]

John Lossing BUCK {US} [M: 1890 Nov 27 - 1975 Sep 27]
	Farm Management In China (w W M CURTISS) [n|{42:E}1942]

Ralph Johnson BUNCHE {US} [M: 1903 (or 1904) Aug 7 - 1971 Dec 9]
	Africa: The War And Peace Aims [n|{42:E}1942]

(Frank) Gelett BURGESS {US} [M: 1866 Jan 30 - 1951 Sep 18 (or 17)]
	Ladies In Boxes [{42:E}1942]

Paul BURKE {US} [M: 1911 - 1993]
	Adventures Of A Farm Boy [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Laura (nee?)Lee BURROUGHS {US} [F: 1888 Aug 5 - 1970 Oct 20]
	Homes And Flowers, Refreshing Arrangements [n|{42:E:H:US}c1942]

Katharine BURT, nee NEWLIN {US} [F: 1882 Sep 6 - 1977 Jun]
	Connecticut Legend [f|{42:E}1942]

Francis Xavier BUSCH (Jr) {US} [M: 1879 May 9 - 1975 Nov]
	In And Out Of Court [n|{42:E:US}1942]

Prof, Perry BYERLY {US} [M: 1897 May 28 - 1978 Sep 26]
	Seismology [n|{42:E}1942]

Milton Arthur CANIFF {US} [M: 1907 Feb 28 - 1988 Apr 3]
	April Kane And The Dragon Lady [f|{42:E}1942]

Frances CARPENTER, Mrs HUNTINGTON {US} [F: 1890 Apr 30 - 1972 Nov 2]
	Our South American Neighbors [n|{42:E}1942]

Paul A CASTLETON {US} [M: ? - after 1968]
	Son Of Robin Hood In Nottingham [f|{42:E}1942]

George Agnew CHAMBERLAIN {US} [M: 1879 (or 1878) Mar 15 - 1966 Mar]
	Bride Of Bridal Hill [f|{42:E}1942]

William Franklin CHAMBERLIN {US} [M: 1870 - ?]
	'I Remember' [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Wallace Jerome CHAMBERS {US} [M: 1862 (or 1842) Aug 13 - 1954]
	In The Weaving [{42:E}1942]

Prof, William Henry CHANDLER {US} [M: 1878 Jul 31 - 1970 Oct 29 (wrongly 15)]
	Deciduous Orchards [n|{42:E}1942/{51:E}1951/{57:E}1957]

Hervey (Milton) CLECKLEY {US} [M: 1903 Sep 7 - 1984 Jan]
	The Mask Of Sanity [n|{42:E}1941/{50:E}1950/{55:E}1955/64/76/82]

Elizabeth (Jane) COATSWORTH, Mrs BESTON {US} [F: 1893 May 31 - 1986 Aug 31]
	Forgotten Island [{42:E}1942]

Charles William COOKSON {US} [M: ? - ?]
	After Fifty Years [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Alfred Morton COOPER {US} [M: 1890 Jun 12 - 1967 Jul 13]
	How To Conduct Conferences [n|{42:E}1942/{46:E}1946]
	Employee Training [n|{42:E}1942]

Courtney Ryley/Riley COOPER {US} [M: 1886 Oct 31 - 1940 Sep 29]
	Action In Diamonds [f|{42:E:US}1942]

Charles COURTNEY {US} [M: ? - 1947]
	Unlocking Adventure [a|{42:E:US}1942]

William Edward COX {US} [M: 1870 - ?]
	Southern Sidelights... [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Frederick William DALLINGER {US} [M: 1871 - ?]
	Recollections Of An Old Fashioned New Englander [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Prof, Reginald Aldworth DALY {CA/US:1920on} [M: 1871 May 19 - 1957 Sep 19]
	The Floor Of The Ocean: New Light On Old Mysteries [e|{42:E:US}1942]

Hawthorne DANIEL {US} [M: 1890 Jan 20 - after 1988]
	North America: Wheel Of The Future [n|{42:E}1942]

Glen Norton DAVIS {US} [M: 1906 Aug 18 - 1969 Nov 2]
	Growing And Handling Cantaloupes And Other Melons (w T W WHITAKER) [n|{42:E}1942]

Lee DE FOREST {US} [M: 1873 Aug 26 - 1961 Jun 30]
	Television Today And Tomorrow [n|{42:E}1942]

Joel DEAN {US} [M: 1906 Oct 5 - 1979 Feb]
	Long-Run Behavior Of Costs In A Chain Of Shoe Stores (w R W JAMES) [n|{42:E}1942]

Prof, Roy Joseph DEFERRARI {US} [M: 1890 Jun 1 - 1969 Aug 24]
	Appreciation Through Reading [n|{42:E}1942]
	Essays On Catholic Education In The United States (ed) [e|{42:E}1942]

August (William) DERLETH {US} [M: 1909 Feb 24 - 1971 Jul 4]
	Wisconsin Regional Literature [n|{41:E}1941/{42:E}1942]

Charles Willard DIFFIN {US} [M: 1884 Mar 25 - 1966 May 15]
	The Secret Of The Sun-God's Cave [f|{42:E}1942]

Dorothy Cameron DISNEY, Mrs MacKAYE {US} [F: 1903 (wrongly 1904) Nov 13 - 1992 Sep 5]
	30 Days Hath September (w George Sessions PERRY) [f|{42:E:US}1942]

Prof, James Frank DOBIE {US} [M: 1888 Sep 26 - 1964 Sep 18]
314	Guide To Life And Literature Of The Southwest [n|{42:U}1942/{52:U}1952]

Rev, Eugene Dinsmore DOLLOFF {US} [M: 1890 May 10 - 1972 Jul (or Jun) 9]
	It Can Happen Between Sundays [n|{42:E}1942]

Rev, Carl Gregg DONEY {US} [M: 1867 - ?]
	Cheerful Yesterdays And Confident Tomorrows [a|{42:E}1942]

Joseph Ernest Nephtali DUFAULT (ps: Will/William (Roderick) JAMES) {CA} [M: 1892 Jun 6 - 1942 Sep 3]
	The American Cowboy [f|{42:E:US}1942]

Prof, Benjamin Minge DUGGAR {US} [M: 1872 Sep 1 - 1956 (wrongly 1950) Sep 10]
	A Textbook Of General Botany (w ?) [n|{42:E}1942]

Otto EISENSCHIML {US} [M: 1880 Jun 16 - 1963 Dec 7]
	Without Fame: The Romance Of A Profession [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Sophia Belzer ENGSTRAND {US} [F: 1908 - before 1969]
	Julie Morrow [f|{42:E}1942]

Henry ERICSSON {US} [M: 1861 - ?]
	Sixty Years A Builder (w Lewis E MYERS) [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Walter Marion EVERTON {US} [M: 1876 - 1950]
	Everton Knowles Book [{42:E:US}1942]

(James Scott) Negley FARSON {US} [M: 1890 May 14 - 1960 Dec 12 (wrongly 13 or 14)]
	Going Fishing: Travel And Adventure With A Fishing Rod [n|{42:E}1942]

Bette FAST {US} [F: ? - ?]
	The Picture-Book History Of The Jews (w Melvin FAST) [n|{42:E:US}1942]

Howard (Melvin) FAST {US} [M: 1914 Nov 11 - 2003 Mar 12]
	The Picture-Book History Of The Jews (w Bette FAST) [n|{42:E:US}1942]

Leonard London FOREMAN {UK/US?} [M: 1901 Jun 23 - 1969 Sep]
	The Renegade [f|{42:E:US}1942]

Waldo (David) FRANK {US} [M: 1889 Aug 25 - 1967 Jan 9]
	Virgin Spain [n|{26:E}1926/{42:E}1942]

Hugo Evon FREY {US} [M: 1883 - ?]
	Hugo's Odyssey: The Lure Of The South Sea Islands [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Oscar Jerome FRIEND {US} [M: 1897 Jan 8 - 1963 Jan 19]
	Murder - As Usual (ps: Owen Fox JEROME) [f|{42:E}1942]

Erolie Pearl GADDIS, Mrs DERN {US} [F: 1895 Mar 5 - 1966 Jun 14]
	Never Trust Love (ps: Peggy DERN) [{42:E:US?}1942]

Frederick William GAISBERG {US} [M: ? - ?]
	The Music Goes Round [a|{42:E}1942]

Joseph Samuel GANEY {US} [M: 1880 Dec 5 - 1965 Dec]
	Historical Sketch Of The Alabama Institute For Deaf & Blind [n|{42:E:US}1942]

Erle Stanley GARDNER {US} [M: 1889 Jul 17 - 1970 Mar 11]
	The Case Of The Careless Kitten [f|{42:E}1942]

Howard Roger GARIS {US} [M: 1873 Apr 25 - 1962 Nov 6]
	Buddy In Dragon Swamp [f|{42:E}1942]
+	Uncle Wiggily And The Littletails [f|{42:E}1942]

Frederick Dilley GLIDDEN (ps: Luke SHORT) {US} [M: 1908 Nov 19 - 1975 Aug 18]
	Hardcase (UK: Hard Case) [f|{42:E:US}1942]
	Ride The Man Down [f|{42:E:US}1942]

Jonathan Huriff GLIDDEN, aka Otis H GAYLORD (ps: Peter DAWSON) {US} [M: 1907 - 1957 Jul 22]
	Gunsmoke Graze [f|{42:E:US}1942]
	Long Ride [f|{42:E:US}1942]

Arthur Henry GOODEN {UK/US?} [M: 1879 Oct 23 - 1971 Jul 22]
	Roaring River Range [f|{42:E:US}1942]

Ruby Berkley GOODWIN {US} [F: 1903 - 1961 May 31]
	From My Kitchen Window [p|{42:E}1942]

Mary Earle GOULD {US} [F: 1885 Jul 13 - 1972 Jun]
	Early American Wooden Ware [n|{42:E}1942/{62:E}1962]

John Theophilus GULCZYNSKI {US} [M: 1911 Sep 8 - 1975]
	The Desecration And Violation Of Churches [n|{42:E:US}1942]

Grover C GULICK (ps: Bill GULICK) {US} [M: 1916 Feb 22 - 2013]
	Cowboy, Fisherman, Hunter (w Larry MARSFELDER) [{42:E:US}1942]

Harry HANSEN {US} [M: 1884 Dec 26 - 1977 Jan 2]
	The Chicago [n|{42:E}1942]

Prof, Cyril (Beverly) HARRIS {CA} [M: 1891 May 5 - 1968 Aug]
	One Braver Thing [f|{42:E:US}1942]

Charles Newman HECKELMANN {US} [M: 1913 Oct 24 - ?]
	Touchdown To Victory (ps: Charles LAWTON) [f|{42:E:US}1942]

Kathryn HEISENFELT {US} [F: ? - after 1961]
	Bonita Granville And The Mystery Of Star Island [f|{42:E}1942]
	Ann Rutherford And The Key To Nightmare Hall [f|{42:E}1942]
	Polly The Powers Model And The Puzzle Of The Haunted Camera [f|{42:E}1942]

Ford HENDRICKSON {US} [M: 1875 - ?]
	The 'Livingstone' Of The Orinoco... [a|{42:E:US}1942]

S H HORN (ps: A A AVERY) {US?} [M: 1895 - 1999]
	Anything For A Quiet Life [f|{42:E:US}1942]

George Barron HUBBARD {US} [M: 1884 Nov 18 - 1958 Jul 6]
	Texas Round Up (ps: Amos MOORE) [f|{42:E:US}1942]

(George) Rolfe HUMPHRIES {US} [M: 1894 Nov 20 - 1969 Apr 22]
	Out Of The Jewel [p|{42:E}1942]

Claude Burton HUTCHISON {US} [M: 1885 Apr 9 - 1980 Aug 25]
	The San Joaquin Experimental Range (ed) [n|{42:E}1942]

Rev, Charles Frederick HUTSLAR (Sr) {US} [M: 1877 Nov 27 - 1964 Nov 15]
	Along The Way... [a|{42:E:US}1942]

William Rich HUTTON {US} [M: 1826 Mar 21 - 1901 Dec 11]
L	Glances At California, 1847-1853 [n|{42:E}1942]

Walter Mahan JACKSON {US} [M: 1898 - 1956]
	The First Hundred Years:...Selma Baptist Church Of Christ [n|{42:E}1942]

Will(=William Fitzgerald) JENKINS {US} [M: 1896 Jun 16 - 1975 Jun 8]
	The Man Who Feared [f|{42:E:US}1942]

Leslie Nelson JENNINGS {US} [M: 1890 Sep 6 - 1972 Mar 27]
	Mill Talk, And Other Poems [p|{42:E}1942]

Dorothy Marie JOHNSON {US} [F: 1905 Dec 19 - 1984 Nov]
	Beulah Bunny Tells All (UK: Miss Bunny Intervenes) [f|{42:E:US}1942]

Edith L JOHNSON {US?} [F: ? - ?]
	Log Cabin Children [{42:E:US}1942]

Harry V JOHNSTON {US} [M: ? - ?]
	My Home On The Range [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Edward Asher JONAS {US} [M: 1865 - ?]
	Once Upon A Time [a|{42:E:US}1942]

John Logan JONES {US} [M: 1859 - ?]
	The Individualist... [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Sylvester JONES {US} [M: ? - ?]
	Not By Might: A Little That Is Never Too Late [a|{42:E}1942]

Archie (Lynn) JOSCELYN {US} [M: 1899 Jul 25 - 1986 Feb]
	Prentiss Of The Box H (ps: Lynn WESTLAND) [f|{42:E}1942]
	Saddle River Spread (ps: Lynn WESTLAND) [f|{42:E}1942]

May JUSTUS {US} [F: ? - ?]
	Stepalong And Jerry Jake [f|{42:E}1942]

Alice Eliza KINGSBURY {US} [F: 1858 - 1937]
	In Old Waterbury... [a|{42:E}1942]

Prof, John William KNUTSON {US} [M: 1907 Nov 3 - 1980 Mar 11]
	Evaluating Dental Health Programs [n|{42:E}1942]

Hazel (nee?)Shinn KRUMM {US} [F: c1894 - 1962 Feb 23]
	The Years Like Foxes [p|{42:E}1942]

Peter Bernard KYNE {US} [M: 1880 Oct 12 - 1957 Nov 25]
	The Book I Never Wrote [{42:E:US}1942]

Edward LASKER {US} [M: 1885 Dec 3 - 1981 Mar 23 or 25]
	Chess For Fun And Chess For Blood [n|{42:E}1942]

Prof, Owen LATTIMORE {US} [M: 1900 Jul 29 - 1989 May 31]
	Asia In A New World Order [n|{42:E}1942]

Prof, Oscar LEFKOWITZ (ps: Oscar LEWIS) {US} [M: 1914 Dec 25 - 1970 Dec 16]
	Effects Of White Contact Upon Blackfoot Culture [n|{42:E}1942]

Maxwell LEHMAN {US} [M: ? - ?]
	Opportunities In The Armed Forces (w Morton YARMON) [n|{42:E}1942]

Paul Evan LEHMAN {US?} [M: ? - before 1974]
	Brand Of The Outlaw [f|{42:E:US}1942]
	Trail Of The Outlaw [f|{42:E:US}1942]

Thomas (Joseph) LENNON {US} [M: 1896 Jan 27 - 1944 Nov 13]
	Truth About Ann [{42:E}1942]

Nelson Jordan/John LEONARD {US} [M: 1916 Sep 1 - 2006 Oct 9]
	Alstonia Alkaloids [n|{42:E}1942]

William Ellery LEONARD {US} [M: 1876 Jan 25 - 1944 May 2]
	Lucretius [{42:E}1942]

Richard Anthony LEONARDO {US} [M: 1895 - ?]
	American Surgeon Abroad [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Eva LIPS {DE/US?} [F: ? - ?]
	Rebirth In Liberty [a|{42:E:US}1942]

James Irvin LONG {US} [M: 1861 or 1857 - 1928]
	Pioneering In Mexico [a|{42:E}1942]

William Henry LOTHROP {US} [M: ? - ?]
	Keepers Of The Lighthouse [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Prof, William Linnaeus LUDLOW {US} [M: 1905 Feb 14 - 2003 Dec 24]
	A Syllabus For The Study Of Marriage And The Family [n|{42:E:US?}1942]

Marguerite LYON, nee ? {US} [F: 1892 - ?]
	And Green Grass Grows All Around [a|{42:E}1942]

Johnston McCULLEY {US} [M: 1883 Feb 2 - 1958 Nov 23]
	Gold Of Smoky Mesa [f|{42:E:US}1942]

Donald MACDONALD {US?} [M: 1791 - 1872]
	The Diaries Of Donald Macdonald [a|{42:E:US}1942]

A R McKENZIE {US} [?: 1908 - ?]
	Death Gets A Head [f|{42:E}c1942]

Edward Beverly MANN {US} [M: 1902 Jan 31 - 1989 Aug 22]
	Gunsmoke Trail [f|{42:E:US}1942]

Larry MARSFELDER {US?} [M: ? - ?]
	Cowboy, Fisherman, Hunter (w Bill GULICK) [{42:E:US}1942]

Prof, James Thomas MATTHEWS {US} [M: 1864 - ?]
	Turn Right To Paradise [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Jeremiah H MATTHEWS {US} [M: 1847 - ?]
	Reminiscences Of A Life-Time Experience... [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Lee MERIWETHER {US} [M: 1862 - 1966]
	My Yesteryears... [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Basil (William) MILLER {US} [M: 1897 - 1978]
	Ken Bails Out [f|{42:E}1942]

Martha L MOENNICH {US} [F: ? - ?]
	Pioneering For Christ In Xingo Jungles [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Rutherford (George) MONTGOMERY {US} [M: 1894 Apr 12 - 1985 Jul 3]
	A Yankee Flier In The Far East (ps: Al AVERY) [f|{42:E:US}1942]
	Spike Kelly Of The Commandos [f|{42:E:US}1942]

Charles MORRISON {US?} [M: 1902 - ?]
	My Battle [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Lewis Edward MYERS {US} [M: 1863 - ?]
	Sixty Years A Builder (w Henry ERICSSON) [b|{42:E:US}1942]

Caroline MYTINGER, Mrs STOBER {US} [F: 1897 Mar 6 - 1980 Nov 3]
	Headhunting In The Solomon Islands [n|{42:E}1942]

Prof, (Joseph) Allan NEVINS {US} [M: 1890 (wrongly 1891) May 20 - 1971 Mar 5]
	America: The Story Of A Free People (w Henry S COMMAGER) [n|{42:E}1942]
	A Brief History Of The United States [n|{42:E}1942]
	A Select Bibliography Of The History Of The United States [n|{42:E}1942]

Prof, Lila Morris O'NEALE {US} [F: 1886 Nov 2 - 1948 Feb 2]
	Textile Periods In Ancient Peru, v2 [n|{42:E}1942]

Edward E PALMER {US} [M: 1871 - ?]
	Forty Years Of Rustling [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Prof, Clifford Stetson PARKER {US} [M: 1891 Mar 5 - 1972 Nov]
	Revised Elementary French Grammar (w W H FRASER & J SQUAIR) [n|{42:E}1942]
	French Composition And Reference Grammar (w W H FRASER & J SQUAIR) [n|{42:E}1942]

Elliot (Harold) PAUL {US} [M: 1891 Feb 13 - 1958 Apr 7]
	With A Hays Nonny Nonny (w Luis QUINTANILLA) [{42:E}1942]

George Sessions PERRY {US} [M: 1910 May 5 - 1956 Dec 13]
	30 Days Hath September (w Dorothy Cameron DISNEY) [f|{42:E:US}1942]
	Texas: A World In Itself [n|{42:E:US}1942/{52:E:US}1952]

Rabbi, David PHILIPSON {US} [M: 1862 - 1949]
	My Life As An American Jew... [a|{42:E:US}1942]

John Barnes PRATT {US} [M: ? - ?]
	Personal Recollections: Sixty Years Of Book Publishing [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Prof, Miles Oscar PRICE {US} [M: 1890 Jul 31 - 1968 Aug 18]
	Catalog For A Law Library Of 15,000 Volumes [n|{42:E}1942]

Fairfax Throckmorton PROUDFIT {US} [F: 1883 - 1960]
	Nutrition And Diet Therapy: A Textbook Of Dietetics [n|?/?/?/?/{30:R}1930/{34:R}1934/{38:R}1938/{42:E}1942]

Charles Everett RANLETT {US} [M: 1816 - 1917]
	Master Mariner Of Maine... [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Virginia (Anne) RATH {US} [F: 1905 - 1950]
	Epitaph For Lydia [f|{42:E}1942]
	Posted For Murder [f|{42:E}1942]

Prof, Floyd (Wesley) REEVES {US} [M: 1890 Nov 16 - 1979 Aug 20]
	American Youth Faces The Future [n|{42:E}1942]

Helen REILLY, nee KIERAN {US} [F: 1890 (or 1891) - 1962 Jan 11]
	Name Your Poison [f|{42:E}1942]

Grantland RICE {US} [M: 1880 Nov 1 - 1954 Jul 13]
	Steel And Flame: A Collection Of War Poems [p|{42:E}1942]

William Pendleton RICKETTS {US} [M: 1859 - ?]
	50 Years In The Saddle [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Prof, Abraham Aaron ROBACK {CA} [M: 1890 Jun 19 - 1965 Jun 7]
	Psychology Through Yiddish Literature [n|{42:E:US}1942]
	Psychorama [n|{42:E:US}1942]
	William James: His Marginalia, Personality And Contribution [n|{42:E:US}1942]

Roy M ROBBINS {US} [M: ? - ?]
	Our Landed Heritage, The Public Domain, 1776-1936 [n|{42:E}1942]

Frank Chester ROBERTSON {US} [M: 1890 Jan 12 - 1969 Jul 29]
	Cowman's Jack-Pot (UK: Greener Grows The Grass) [f|{42:E:SIM?}1942]
	Vigilante War In Buena Vista (UK: The Roaring Sixties) [f|{42:E:SIM?}1942]

Maude RUFUS, nee SQUIRE {US} [F: 1880 - ?]
	Flying Grandma; Or, Going Like Sixty [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Henry Stephens SALT {UK} [M: 1851 Sep 20 - 1939 Apr 19]
	Group Of Unpublished Letters By Henry S Salt To Joseph Ishill [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Rev, Elbert Henry SAWYER {US} [M: 1843 - ?]
	Life And Teachings Of Sawyer [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Mel(=Mellier Goodin) SCOTT {US} [M: 1906 May 2 - 1988 Aug 18]
	Cities Are For People: The Los Angeles Regional Plans For Living [n|{42:E}1942]
	Metropolitan Los Angeles [n|{42:E}1942]

George (Henry) SELDES {US} [M: 1890 Nov 16 - 1995 Jul 2]
	The Facts Are [n|{42:E}1942]

Bertha Eugenia SELMON, nee ? {US} [F: 1877 - ?]
	They Do Meet... [a|{42:E}1942]

Herbert (Arthur) SHAPIRO (Sr) {US} [M: 1899 May 24 - 1975 Mar 15]
	Chenango Pass [f|{42:E:US}1942]

Elizabeth Houston (nee)Winston SHEEHAN {US} [F: 1881 Feb 3 - 1972]
	Night On The Terrace: A Sequence Of Love Poems [p|{42:E}1942]

Vaughn SHOEMAKER {US} [M: 1902 Nov 14 - 1991 Aug 18]
	'41 And '42 AD (ed Don RUSSELL) [{42:E:US}1942]

Mae SICKLER, nee CONRAD {US} [F: ? - ?]
	Pioneer Years In The Yakima Valley [a|{42:E}1942]

Samuel Richard SLAVSON {US} [M: 1891 Dec 25 or 1890 Aug 24 - 1981 Aug 5]
	Introduction To Group Therapy [n|{42:E}1942]

Prof, Leslie Malcolm SMITH {US} [M: 1903 Oct 4 - 1976 Feb 10]
	New Materials For Control Of The Mealy Plum Aphid [n|{42:E}1942]

Charles Horace SNOW {US} [M: 1877 May 1 - 1967 Dec 4]
	The Brand Stealer [f|{42:E:US}1942]
	Outlaws Of Sugar Loaf [f|{42:E:US}1942]

An American SOLDIER (ps) {US} [M: ? - ?]
	Before I Die [{42:E:US}1942]

Rex (Todhunter) STOUT {US} [M: 1886 Dec 1 - 1975 Oct 27]
	Cordially Invited To Meet Death [f|{42:E}1942]

Prof, Nicholas Lloyd TALIAFERRO, aka 'Tucky' {US} [M: 1889 or 1890 Oct 6 - 1961 Nov 16]
	Geologic History And Correlation Of The Jurassic...California [n|{42:E}1942]

Phoebe Atwood TAYLOR {US} [F: 1909 May 18 - 1976 Jan]
	Three Plots For Asey Mayo [s|{42:E}1942]

Lewis Edwin THEISS {US} [M: 1878 Sep 29 - 1963 May 22]
	Flying For Uncle Sam [f|{42:E}1942]

Jean(=Jeanette) THOMAS, nee BELL {US} [F: 1881 - ?]
25413	Blue Ridge Country [n|{42:E}1942]

Dunstan THOMPSON {US} [M: 1918 - 1975]
	The Dove With The Bough Of Olive [f|{42:E}1942]

Prof, Louis (Preston) TRIMBLE {US} [M: 1917 Mar 2 - 1988 Mar 9]
	Date For Murder [f|{42:E:US}1942]
	Tragedy In Turquoise [f|{42:E:US}1942]
	Tarnished Love (ps: Gerry TRAVIS) [f|{42:E:US}1942]

Rev, David Dewitt TURPEAU (Sr) {US} [M: ? - ?]
	Up From The Cane-Breaks [a|{42:E}1942]

Wilbur Coleman TUTTLE {US} [M: 1883 Nov 11 - 1969 Jun]
	The Mystery Of The Red Triangle [f|{42:E:UK}1929]

Lent Dayton UPSON (ps: A DEAN of Public Administration) {US} [M: 1886 Nov 5 - 1949 May 9]
	How To Graft (anon) [1] [n|{42:E}1942]

Prof, Samuel VAN VALKENBURG {NL/US} [M: 1890 or 1891 Sep 14 - 1976]
	America At War: A Geographical Analysis (ed) [n|{42:E}1942]

Henry Raup WAGNER {US} [M: 1862 - 1957]
	Bullion To Books... [a|{42:E}1942]

Frederick WAY, Jr {US} [M: 1901 Feb 17 - 1992 Oct 3]
	Western Rivers Steamboat Directory [n|{42:E}1942]

Tessa (nee?)Sweazy WEBB {US} [F: 1886 - ?]
	Window By The Sea [p|{42:E}1942]

Rev, G J WEGENER {US} [M: ? - ?]
	A Brief Story Of My Life [a|{42:E}1942]

Richard Ward Greene WELLING {US} [M: 1858 Aug 27 - c1941]
	As The Twig Is Bent [a|{42:E}1942]

Linton WELLS (Sr) {US} [M: 1893 Apr 1 - 1976 Jan]
	Salute To Valor: Heroes Of The United Nations [n|{42:E}1942]

Mark WHALON {US} [M: ? - ?]
	Rural Free Delivery: Recollections Of A Rural Mailman [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Thomas Wallace WHITAKER {US} [M: 1905 - ?]
	Growing And Handling Cantaloupes And Other Melons (w G N DAVIS) [n|{42:E}1942]

Owen Payne WHITE {US} [M: 1879 - 1946]
	The Autobiography Of A Durable Sinner [a|{42:E}1942]

Ernest Hatch WILKINS {US} [M: 1880 Sep 14 - 1966 (wrongly 1960) Jan 2]
	From Peace To War [n|{42:E}1942]

Edward Irwin Franklin WILLIAMS {US} [M: 1886 - ?]
	The Actual And Potential Use Of Laboratory Schools... [n|{42:E}1942]

Prof, Gertrude WILSON {US} [F: 1895 Sep 23 - 1984 Dec 5 or 14]
	Case Work And Group Work [n|{42:E}1942]

James Craven WOOD {US} [M: 1858 - ?]
	An Old Doctor Of The New School [a|{42:E:US}1942]

Samuel Johnson WOOLF {US} [M: 1880 - 1948 (wrongly 1942)]
	Here Am I [a|{42:E}1942]

Morton YARMON {US} [M: 1916 Mar 8 - 2005 Aug 3]
	Opportunities In The Armed Forces (w Maxwell LEHMAN) [n|{42:E}1942]

Thomas Russell YBARRA {US} [M: 1880 (wrongly 1890) Oct 8 - 1971 Jun]
	Young Man Of The World [a|{42:E}1942]

Murat Bernard YOUNG (ps: Chic YOUNG) {US} [M: 1901 Jan 9 - 1973 Mar (or Feb) 14]
	Blondie And Dagwood's Secret Service [f|{42:E}1942]

Marguerite ZAPOLEON, nee WYKOFF {US} [F: 1907 Aug 18 - 2003 Oct 1]
	Community Occupational Surveys [n|{42:E:US}1942]

Elemer Herbert ZIEGENHAGEN [M: 1913 - ?]
	Grain & Livestock Herald Feeders' Buying Guide [n|{42:E:US}1942]

Hans ZINSSER {US} [M: 1878 (or 1876) Nov 17 - 1940 Sep 4]
	Spring, Summer And Autumn [p|{42:E:US}1942]

Rev, Charles Louis ZORBAUGH {US} [M: 1867 - ?]
	Vagabond Verse [p|{42:E:US}1942]

Anonymous & Corporate Works:
	The Sixth Column: Inside The Nazi-Occupied Countries [n|{42:E:US}1942]

LIKELY IN U.S. PUBLIC DOMAIN

These are books by authors I suspect to be US citizens, books by non-US citizens that I suspect to have been first published in the US, and books by non-US citizens that I believe were published in the US in the same year as they were published abroad & so may not have been first (ie, by at least 30 days) published abroad.

Mary ANDERSON {US?} [F: 1872 - 1964]
	Training Workers And Supervisors For War Production (w others) [n|{42:E}1942]

Prof, Willi APEL {US:1944on} [M: 1893 Oct 10 - 1988 Mar 14]
	The Notation Of Polyphonic Music, 900-1600 [n|{42:E}1942/{44:E}1944/?/{49:E}1949/{61:E}1961]

Prof, Eric Temple BELL {UK/US?} [M: 1883 Feb 7 - 1960 Dec 21 (or 20)]
	Newton After Three Centuries [n|{42:E}1942]

Sam(=Samuel Jeffrey) BOAL {US?} [M: 1913 - 1964 Sep 28]
	Gardening Without Bunk [n|{42:E}1942]

Jules Irwin BOGEN {US?} [M: 1903 - ?]
	Corporation Finance [n|{30:E:US}1930/{37:E}1937/{40:E}1940/{42:E}1942/{44:E}1944/{50:E}1950]

Frances Dutcher BUCK {US?} [F: 1916 - ?]
	Gerald Gregg, Free Farmer (anon) [{42:E}1942]

Rev, Frederick Louis FAGLEY {US?} [M: 1879 - 1958]
	History Of American Congregationalism (w Gaius Glenn ATKINS) [n|{42:E}1942]

Lily(=Lillie) HAXWORTH, Mrs WALLACE {UK/US:1902on} [F: 1872 Jan 3 - after 1948]
	Just For Two:...The Small Household (ps: Lily Haxworth WALLACE) [n|{42:E}1942]

Marjory Lyman HENDERSON, Mrs BUELL (ps: MARGÉ) {US?} [F: ? - ?]
	Laughs With Little Lulu [{42:E}1942]

Prof, Catherine LANDRETH {NZ/US?} [F: 1899 Jul 20 - 1995 Jan 29]
	Education Of The Young Child (w Katherine H READ) [n|{42:E:SIM?}1942]

George Frederick MILLER (ps: William H PATTERSON) {US?} [M: 1880 - ?]
	A Wild Indian [{42:E}1942]

Talbot ODELL {US?} [M: ? - ?]
	War Powers Of The President [n|{42:E:US?}1942]

Virginia PERDUE {US?} [F: ? - 1945 Feb 23]
	The Case Of The Foster Father [f|{42:E:US?}1942]

Claude (Ulric) RISTER {US?} [M: 1892 - 1960 Aug 5]
	The Owlhoot Trail (ps: Buck BILLINGS) [f|{42:E}1942]

Noel (Everingham) SAINSBURY, Jr {US?} [M: 1884 - ?]
	Touchdown To Victory (ps: Charles LAWTON) [f|{42:E}1942]

Edith (nee)Warman SKINNER {CA/US?} [F: 1904 Sep 22 - ?]
	Speak With Distinction [n|{42:E}1942]

John Francis SULLIVAN {US?} [M: ? - ?]
	Vocal (anon) [n|{42:E}1942]

Valeta Agnes WALLENHORST, aka Sister, Mary Euphrasia WALLENHORST (ps: A MEMBER of the Community) {US?} [F: ? - ?]
	Sisters Of The Third Order Of Saint Francis...Tiffin, Ohio... [n|{42:E}1942]

Elmer WHEELER {US?} [M: 1903 - ?]
	Tested Direct Selling [n|{42:E}1942]

John M WILLIAMS {US?} [M: 1884 - after 1950]
	First Year At The Piano [{24:R}1924/{42:E}1942]

Grace Winona WOODS, nee KEMP {US?} [F: 1871 - ?]
	Lest We Forget (anon) [{42:E}1942]

POSSIBLY IN U.S. PUBLIC DOMAIN

These are books by authors I believe to be non-US citizens (though may include some US citizens I have not yet identified as such) - if any of these were published in the US, the rules on works by non-US authors (see here) will apply.

Prof, William Henry FRASER [M: 1853 - 1916 Dec 28]
	Revised Elementary French Grammar (w C S PARKER & J SQUAIR) [n|{42:E}1942]
	French Composition And Reference Grammar (w C S PARKER & J SQUAIR) [n|{42:E}1942]

Prof, George Herbert GUTTRIDGE {UK} [M: 1898 Aug 6 - 1969 Jan 7 (or 15)]
	English Whiggism And The American Revolution [n|{42:E}1942]

(Leon Gerardo) Luis QUINTANILLA (ISASI CAGIGAL ZERRAGERIA) {ES} [M: 1893 (wrongly 1895) Jun 12 - 1978 Oct 16]
	With A Hays Nonny Nonny (w Elliot PAUL) [{42:E}1942]