Books from 1953 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.

Clifton (H) ADAMS {US} [M: 1919 Dec 1 - 1971 Oct 1]
	Whom Gods Destroy [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	Hardcase (ps: Matt KINKAID) [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Cynthia (nee?)DeFord ADAMS {US} [F: 1897 (or 1898) Oct 7 - 1987 May]
	In Miniature [p|{53:E}1953]

Leon David ADAMS {US} [M: 1905 Feb 1 - 1995 Sep 14]
	Striped Bass Fishing In California And Oregon [n|{53:E:US}1953]

Prof, Richard Laban ADAMS {US} [M: 1883 Aug 27 - 1957 Nov 4]
	Farm Management Crop Manual [n|{53:E}1953]

Elmer ADLER {US} [M: 1884 Jul 22 - 1962 Jan 11]
	On Books [n|{53:E}1953]

Frederick Henry Herbert ADLER {US} [M: 1885 Oct 3 - 1959 Dec 26]
	Tall White Candles [p|{53:E}1953]

Edith Josephine AGNEW {US} [F: 1897 Oct 13 - 1988 Feb 20]
	Hand On My Shoulder (w Gabino RENDON) [{53:E}1953]

Clyde Bruce AITCHISON {US} [M: 1875 Feb 22 - 1962 Jan 16]
	Fair Reward And Just Compensation, Common Carrier Service [n|{53:E}1953]

Henry Wilson ALLEN, aka Heck ALLEN {US} [M: 1912 Sep 29 - 1991 Oct 26]
	War Bonnet (ps: Clay FISHER) [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	Yellow Hair (ps: Clay FISHER) [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	To Follow A Flag (ps: Will HENRY) [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Marguerite ALLIS {US} [F: 1885 or 1886 or 1887 - 1958]
	To Keep Us Free [f|{53:E}1953]

(William) Lacey AMY {US} [M: 1878 - 1962]
	Blue Pete And The Kid (ps: Luke ALLAN) [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	Blue Pete Rides The Foothills (ps: Luke ALLAN) [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Earl William ANDERSON {US} [M: 1897 Mar 13 - 1965 Jul 21]
	A Survey Of Teacher Education In The Oregon System... [n|{53:E}1953]

D A ANYM {US} [M: ? - ?]
	Attic Stilai (w W K PRITCHETT) [n|{53:E}1953]

William (Thomas) ARD {US} [M: 1922 Jul 7 - 1960 Mar 12]
	A Girl For Danny [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	A Private Party (UK: Rogue's Murder) [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	Double Cross (ps: Mike MORAN) [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Prof, Gothard Everett ARDEN {US} [M: 1905 Apr 24 - 1978 Jun]
	History Of The Illinois Conference [n|{53:E:US}1953]

Prof, Barbara (nee)Nachtrieb ARMSTRONG {US} [F: 1890 Aug 4 - 1976 Jan 18]
	California Family Law [2v|n|{53:E}1953]

John (Lawrence) ASHBERY {US} [M: 1927 Jul 28 - ?]
	Turandot And Other Poems [p|{53:E}1953]

Ludwig Frederick AUDRIETH {US} [M: 1901 Feb 23 - 1967 Jan 28]
	Non-Aqueous Solvents (w J KLEINBERG) [n|{53:E}1953]

Ruby Mildred AYRES, Mrs POCOCK {UK} [F: 1883 Jan 28 - 1955 Nov 14]
	Old-Fashioned Heart [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Carl BAKAL {US} [M: 1918 Jan 18 - 2004 Mar 18]
	The Filter Manual [n|{53:E}1953]

Brig-Gen, Nigel (Marlin) BALCHIN {UK} [M: 1908 Dec 3 - 1970 Mar 17]
	Sundry Creditors (US: Private Interests) [{53:E:US}1953]

Willis Todhunter BALLARD {US} [M: 1903 Dec 13 - 1980 Dec]
	West Of Quarantine [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	High Iron [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	Showdown (w James C LYNCH) [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Prof, Harry Elmer BARNES {US} [M: 1889 Jun 15 - 1968 Aug 25]
	Perpetual War For Perpetual Peace (jt ed) [n|{53:E}1953]

Carleton BEALS {US} [M: 1893 Nov 13 - 1979 Jun 26]
	Stephen F Austin, Father Of Texas [b|{53:E}1953]

William Gleason BEAN {US} [M: 1891 Dec 26 - 1974 May]
	The Rufner Pamphlet Of 1847: An Antislavery Aspect... [n|{53:E}1953]

Prof, Hermann BECKS {US} [M: 1897 Aug 24 - 1962 Jul 13 or 14]
	Atlas Of The Skeletal Development Of The Rat (w EVANS) [n|{53:E}1953]

James Warner BELLAH {US} [M: 1899 Sep 14 - 1976 Sep 22]
	The Valiant Virginians [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Ben(=Benjamin) BENSON {US} [M: 1915 - 1959]
	Target In Taffeta [f|{53:E}1953]

Arthur Cleveland BENT {US} [M: 1866 Nov 25 - 1954 Dec 30]
*	Life Histories Of North American Wood Warblers [n|{53:E}1953]

Prof, Arthur (Eugene) BESTOR (Jr) {US} [M: 1908 Sep 20 - 1994 Dec 13]
	Educational Wastelands [n|{53:E}1953/85]

Elisa BIALK {US} [F: 1908 (or 1912) Oct 4 - 1990 Feb]
	Marty [{53:E}1953]

Curtis (Kent) BISHOP {US} [M: 1912 Nov 10 - 1967 Mar 17]
	Larry Of The Little League [f|{53:E}1953]

Prof, George Simms BLAIR {US} [M: 1924 May 31 - 1991 Oct 23]
	The Office Of County Coroner In Kansas [n|{53:E:US}1953]

Bruce BLIVEN (Sr) {US} [M: 1889 Jul 27 - 1977 May 27]
	Preview For Tomorrow: The Unfinished Business Of Science [n|{53:E}1953]

Lionel Herbert BLYTHE (ps: Lionel BARRYMORE) {US} [M: 1878 Apr 28 - 1954 Nov 15]
	Mr Cantonwine: A Moral Tale [f|{53:E}1953]

Prof, James Newton BOLES {US} [M: 1920 Nov 29 - 1984 Apr 22]
	Oranges And Orange Products: Changing Economic Relationships [n|{53:E}1953]

Prof, Otto Ferdinand BOND {US} [M: 1885 Nov 3 - 1980 Feb]
	The Reading Method: An Experiment In College French [n|{53:E}1953]

Bertha (nee)Muzzy BOWER, 2:Mrs SINCLAIR, 3:Mrs COWAN {US?} [F: 1871 (wrongly 1874) Nov 15 - 1940 Jul 23]
	Trigger Vengeance [f|{53:E:US}1953]

William Frederick BRAGG {US} [M: ? - ?]
	Texas Fever [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	Bullet Song [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Paul Frederick BRISSENDEN {US} [M: 1885 Sep 21 - 1974 Nov 29]
	The Great Hawaiian Dock Strike [n|{53:E}1953]

Bertrand Harris BRONSON {US} [M: 1902 (wrongly 1903) Jun 22 - 1986 Mar 14]
	Music And Literature In England In The 17th... (w J E PHILLIPS) [n|{53:E}1953]

Prof, Reid Merrifield BROOKS {US} [M: 1908 Feb 29 - 1966 Jan 17]
	Western Fruit Gardening (w Claron O HESSE) [n|{53:E}1953]

Scott (Milross) BUCHANAN {US} [M: 1895 Mar 17 - 1968 Mar 25]
	Essays In Politics [e|{53:E}1953]

Starling BURGESS, 1:Mrs McCREADY, 2:Mrs WOODS (ps: Tasha TUDOR) {US} [F: 1915 Aug 28 - 2008 Jun 18]
	Edgar Allan Crow [{53:E}1953]

William Riley BURNETT {US} [M: 1899 Nov 25 - 1982 Apr 25]
	Big Stan (ps: John MONAHAN) [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Hal(=Harold Bernard) BURTON {US} [M: 1908 Apr 15 - ?]
	The Real Book About Treasure [n|{53:E}1953]

Katherine (nee)Kurz BURTON {US} [F: 1890 - 1969]
	So Much, So Soon: Father Brisson, Founder Of The Oblates... [b|{53:E}1953]

Niven BUSCH (Jr) {US} [M: 1903 Apr 26 - 1991 Aug 25]
	The Hate Merchant [f|{53:E:SIM?}1953]

Lyon Sprague de CAMP {US} [M: 1907 Nov 27 - 2000 Nov 6]
	The Enchanter Compleated [f|{53:E}1953]
	Sprague De Camp's New Anthology [s|{53:E}1953]

Prof, Elizabeth (nee)McClure CAMPBELL {US} [F: 1891 Nov 29 - 1989 May 6]
	Communications Handbook (w B F FUSON) [n|{53:E}1953/{55:E}1955]

Frederic Ives CARPENTER {US} [M: 1903 Feb 1 - 1991 Mar 16]
	Emerson Handbook [n|{53:E}1953]

Albert (H) Zolotkoff CARR {US} [M: 1900 or 1902 Jan 15 - 1971 Oct 28]
	How To Attract Good Luck And Make The Most Of It... [n|{53:E}1953]

William Temple Hatchett CHANDLER {US} [M: 1881 Jan 24 - 1967 Aug]
	Little Gems Of Fort Morgan [n|{53:E}1953]

Sydney Aylmer CLARK {US} [M: 1890 Aug 18 - 1975 Apr 20]
	All The Best In Spain And Portugal [n|{53:E}1953/?/?/66]
	All The Best In Italy [n|{53:E}1953/68]

Harold Burton CLIFFORD {US} [M: 1893 May 21 - 1988 (or 1987) Apr 12]
	American Leaders [n|{53:E}1953]

Walt(=Walter J) COBURN {US} [M: 1889 Oct 23 - 1971 May 24]
	The Way Of A Texan [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Prof, Robert Peter Tristram COFFIN {US} [M: 1892 Mar 18 - 1955 Jan 20]
	Poems That Write The Poet [p|{53:E}1953]

Eugene Virginius CONNETT (III) {US} [M: 1891 Mar 8 - 1969 Sep 20]
	Duck Decoys: How To Make Them, How To Paint Them, How To Rig Them [n|{53:E}1953]

Prof, Robert (White) CREELEY {US} [M: 1926 May 21 - 2005 Mar 30]
	The Kind Of Act Of [p|{53:E}1953]

Curtis Carroll DAVIS {US} [M: 1916 - ?]
	Chronicler Of The Cavaliers:...Novelist Dr William A Caruthers [b|{53:E}1953]

Leonard Herrington DAY {US} [M: 1883 Apr 21 or 22 - 1969 Mar 23]
	Rootstocks For Stone Fruits [n|{53:E}1953]

Henry Andrew DE ROSSO {US} [M: 1917 - 1960]
	.44 (aka: Killer's Brand) [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	The Gun Trail [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Gordon Evans DEAN {US} [M: 1905 Dec 28 - 1958 Aug 15]
	Report On The Atom [n|{53:E}1953]

Prof, Roy Joseph DEFERRARI {US} [M: 1890 Jun 1 - 1969 Aug 24]
	Theology, Philosophy And History As Integrating Disciplines... (ed) [n|{53:E}1953]
	Fourth Year Latin (w Francis JOSEPH) [n|{53:E}1953]
	Latin And English Syllabi In The Minor Seminary (ed) [n|{53:E}1953]

Viña DELMAR, nee CROTER {US} [F: 1905 Jan 29 - 1990 Jan 19]
	Ruby [f|{53:E}1953]

Rev, Victoria (nee)Booth(-Clibborn) DEMAREST {FR/US} [F: 1889 Dec 31 (wrongly 1890 Jan 1) - 1982 Apr 4]
	What I Saw In Europe: A Challenge To Christians Everywhere [n|{53:E:US}1953]

August (William) DERLETH {US} [M: 1909 Feb 24 - 1971 Jul 4]
	Fell Purpose [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	Death By Design [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	The House Of Moonlight [s|{53:E}1953]
	Psyche [p|{53:E}1953]
	Empire Of Fur: Trading In The Lake Superior Region [n|{53:E}1953]

Trella (nee)Lamson DICK {US} [F: 1889 May 29 - 1974 May]
	Tornado Jones [f|{53:E}1953]

Prof, John DILLENBERGER {US} [M: 1918 Jul 11 - 2008 Feb 7]
	God Hidden And Revealed [n|{53:E}1953]

Edward Joseph DOHERTY {US} [M: 1890 Oct 30 - 1975 May 4]
	Blessed Martin De Porres [{53:E}1953]
	Matt Talbot [b|{53:E}1953]

Marjory/Marjorie (nee)Stoneman DOUGLAS {US} [F: 1890 Apr 7 - 1998 May 14]
	Freedom River [f|{53:E}1953]

Frederick G EAST {UK/US?} [M: 1895 Jul 13 - 1983 Sep 29]
	The Desperado Code (ps: Roy MANNING) [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Allan Vaughan ELSTON {US} [M: 1887 Jul 28 - 1976 Oct 21]
	Colorado Showdown [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	Gold Brick Range [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Loula Grace ERDMAN {US} [F: 1897 Jun 8 - 1976 Jun 20]
	My Sky Is Blue [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Prof, Harold Underwood FAULKNER {US} [M: 1890 Feb 25 - 1968 Jun 17]
	A Visual History Of The US [n|{53:E}1953]

Prof, Herman FESHBACH {US} [M: 1917 Feb 3 - 2000 Dec 22]
	Methods Of Theoretical Physics (w P M MORSE) [n|{53:E}1953]

Prof, Mark Harris FINKELSTEIN {US} [M: 1922 Nov 19 - 2007 May 30]
	The Southpaw [f|{53:E}1953]

Lloyd Horace FISHER {US} [M: 1911 Jul 2 - 1953 Feb 2]
	The Harvest Labor Market In California [n|{53:E}1953]

Helen (nee)Hartness FLANDERS {US} [F: 1890 May 19 - 1972 May 23]
	Ballads Migrant In Vermont (w Marguerite OLNEY) [n|{53:E}1953]

Phillip Charles FLAYDERMAN {US} [M: 1930 Dec 12 - 1969]
	Sarpedon [{53:E}1953]

Henry FORD {US} [M: 1924 - ?]
	Rhymes And Jokes [p|{53:E}1953]

George E FOSTER {US} [M: 1898 - ?]
	Arizona's Meteorite Crater [n|{53:E:US}1953]

August FRUGÉ {US} [M: 1909 Dec 5 - 2004 Jul 6]
	A Skeptic Among Scholars:...University Publishing [n|{53:E}1953]

Prof, Deno John GEANAKOPLOS {US} [M: 1916 Aug 11 - 2007 Oct 4]
	Greco-Latin Relations On The Eve Of The Byzantine Restoration [n|{53:E}1953]

Peter B GERMANO {US} [M: 1913 May 17 - 1983 Sep 10]
	Trail To Sundown (ps: Barry CORD) [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Inez (nee)Haynes GILLMORE, 2:Mrs IRWIN {US} [F: 1873 Mar 2 - 1970 Sep 25 or 30]
	Maida's Little Farm [f|{53:E}1953]

Frederick Dilley GLIDDEN (ps: Luke SHORT) {US} [M: 1908 Nov 19 - 1975 Aug 18]
	Good Men And Bad (ed) [{53:E:US}1953]
	King Colt [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	Bold Rider [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	Silver Rock [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Jonathan Huriff GLIDDEN, aka Otis H GAYLORD (ps: Peter DAWSON) {US} [M: 1907 - 1957 Jul 22]
	The Wild Bunch [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Delbert L GRATZ {US} [M: 1920 Mar 5 - 2000 Aug 24]
	Bernese Anabaptists And Their American Descendents [n|{53:E}1953]

Prof, William Brooke GRAVES {US} [M: 1899 May 4 - ?]
	American State Government [n|{36:E}1936/{41:E}1941/{46:E}1946/{53:E}1953]

Cary Travers GRAYSON, Jr {US} [M: 1919 Mar 21 - 2009 Mar 15]
	Austria's International Position, 1938-1953 [n|{53:E}1953]

Clement GREENBERG {US} [M: 1909 Jan 16 - 1994 May 7]
	Henri Matisse (1869-) (w Henri MATISSE) [n|{53:E}1953]

Emily HAHN, Mrs BOXER {US} [F: 1905 Jan 14 - 1997 Feb 18]
	James Brooke Of Sarawak [b|{53:E}1953]
	Meet The British (w Charles ROETTER & Harford THOMAS) [n|{53:E}1953]

Eugene Edward HALLERAN {US} [M: 1905 Feb 28 - 1994 Feb 16]
	Colorado Creek (UK: Logan) (&ps: Evan HALL) [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Prof, Georgia (Elma) HARKNESS {US} [F: 1891 Apr 21 - 1974 Aug 21]
	The Religious Life [n|{53:E}1953]

Prof, Cyril (Beverly) HARRIS {CA} [M: 1891 May 5 - 1968 Aug]
	The Trouble At Hungerfords [{53:E:US}1953]

Prof, Alma M HAWKINS {US} [F: 1904 Sep 11 - 1998 Jan 8]
	Modern Dance In Higher Education [n|{53:E}1953]

Ernest HAYCOX {US} [M: 1899 Oct 1 - 1950 Oct 13]
	Outlaw [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	The Grim Canyon [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Harry LeRoy HAYWOOD {US} [M: 1886 - 1956]
	Well Springs Of American Freemasonry [n|{53:E}1953]

Arch Oliver HECK {US} [M: 1887 Sep 30 - 1976 Mar]
	The Education Of Exceptional Children [n|{40:E}1940/{53:E}1953]

Prof, Robert Fleming HEIZER {US} [M: 1915 Jul 13 - 1979 Jul 16]
	Archaeology Of The Napa Region (ed) [n|{53:E}1953]

Regina (nee?)Flannery HERZFELD, aka 'Ithenakya' {US} [F: 1904 Dec 12 - 2004 Nov 26]
	The Gros Ventres Of Montana [n|{53:E}1953]

Prof, Claron Owens HESSE {US} [M: 1912 Jun 23 - 1987 Jun 5]
	Western Fruit Gardening (w Reid Merrifield BROOKS) [n|{53:E}1953]

William HEUMAN {US} [M: 1912 Feb 11 - 1971 Aug]
	Little League Champs [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	Keelboats North [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	On To Santa Fe [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Howard HILL {US} [M: 1899 Nov 13 - 1975 Feb]
	Archery Adventures: Hunting The Hard Way [n|{53:E:US}1953]

Alice (Tisdale) HOBART, nee NOURSE {US} [F: 1882 Jan 28 - 1967 Mar 14]
	The Serpent-Wreathed Staff [f|{53:E}1953]

Wilbur Owings HOGUE (ps: Dock HOGUE) {US} [M: 1909 - 1952 Apr 13]
	Bob Clifton, African Planter [f|{53:E}1953]

Lafayette Ron(=Ronald) HUBBARD (Sr) {US} [M: 1911 Mar 13 - 1986 Jan 24 (or 25)]
	From Death To The Stars [s|{53:E}1953]

Marigold HUNT {US} [F: 1905 Nov 10 - 1994 Dec 12]
	The First Catholics: The Acts Of The Apostles For Children [n|{53:E}1953]

Paul HUTCHENS {US} [M: 1902 Apr 7 - 1977 Jan]
	The Trap Line At Sugar Creek [f|{53:E}1953]
	Blue Cow At Sugar Creek [f|{53:E}1953]

Josephine (Winder) JACOBSEN, nee BOYLAN {CA/US} [F: 1908 Aug 19 - 2003 Jul 9]
	The Human Climate: New Poems [p|{53:E}1953]

Will(=William Fitzgerald) JENKINS {US} [M: 1896 Jun 16 - 1975 Jun 8]
	Space Platform [f|{53:E:US}1953]
18719	Space Tug [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Dorothy Marie JOHNSON {US} [F: 1905 Dec 19 - 1984 Nov]
	Indian Country (aka: A Man Called Horse) [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Gerald White JOHNSON {US} [M: 1890 Aug 6 (wrongly 8) - 1980 Mar 22 or 23]
	Mount Vernon: The Story Of A Shrine [n|{53:E}1953]

Joseph Roy JONES {US?} [M: 1888 - ?]
	Saddle Bags In Siskiyou [{53:E:US}1953]

Sister, Francis JOSEPH {US} [F: ? - ?]
	Fourth Year Latin (w Roy J DEFERRARI) [n|{53:E}1953]

Ernest Ralph KASWELL {US} [M: 1917 Mar 21 - 2004 Jul 28]
	Textile Fibers, Yarns And Fabrics [n|{53:E}1953]

Harry Stephen KEELER {US} [M: 1890 - 1967]
	Stand By - London Calling! [f|{53:E}1953]

Prof, George Clayton KENNEDY {US} [M: 1919 Sep 22 (or 23) - 1980 Mar 18]
	Geology And Mineral Deposits Of Jumbo Basin...Alaska [n|{53:E}1953]

Philip L KETCHUM {US} [M: 1902 Oct 19 - 1969 Dec 13]
	Decision At Piute Wells [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	Guns Of The Barricade Bunch [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Prof, Charles Poor KINDLEBERGER, II {US} [M: 1910 Oct 12 - 2003 Jul 7]
	International Economics [n|{53:E}1953]

Russell (Amos) KIRK {US} [M: 1918 Oct 19 - 1994 Apr 29]
*	The Conservative Mind, From Burke To Santayana [n|{53:E}1953]

Irving KOLODIN {US} [M: 1908 Feb 21 - 1988 Apr 29]
	The History Of The Metropolitan Opera, 1883-1950 [n|{53:E}1953]

Manuel KOMROFF {US} [M: 1890 Sep 7 - 1974 Dec]
	His Great Journey [n|{53:E}1953]
	Big City, Little Boy [a|{53:E}1953]
	Everyman's Bible (ed) [n|{53:E}1953]

Oliver (Hazard Perry) LA FARGE {US} [M: 1901 Dec 19 - 1963 Aug 2]
	Cochise Of Arizona [{53:E:US}1953]

Tom LEA {US} [M: 1907 Jul 11 - 2001 Jan 28]
	Tom Lea, A Portfolio Of Six Paintings [n|{53:E:US}1953]
	The Stained Glass Designs In The McKee Chapel [n|{53:E:US}1953]

Paul Evan LEHMAN {US?} [M: ? - before 1974]
	Pistols Of The Pecos [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	Vultures On Horseback [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	Gunsmoke Kingdom (ps: Paul EVAN) [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Elmore (John) LEONARD (Jr) {US} [M: 1925 Oct 11 - 2013 Aug 20]
	The Bounty Hunters [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Prof, Joseph Richmond LEVENSON {US} [M: 1920 Jun 10 - 1969 Apr 14 (or 6)]
	Liang Ch'i-Ch'ao And The Mind Of Modern China [n|{53:E}1953]

Charles (S) LUDWIG {US} [M: 1918 Jan 8 - 2002 Nov 22]
	Radio Pals On Bar T Ranch [f|{53:E}1953]
	Radio Pals Fight The Flood [f|{53:E}1953]
	Man-Eaters And Masai Spears: A Missionary Adventure Story [f|{53:E}1953]
	Man-Eaters Don't Knock: A Missionary Adventure Story [f|{53:E}1953]

James C LYNCH {US?} [M: ? - ?]
	Showdown (w Willis Todhunter BALLARD) [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Eugene LYONS {US} [M: 1898 - 1985]
	Our Secret Allies, The Peoples Of Russia [n|{53:E}1953]

Johnston McCULLEY {US} [M: 1883 Feb 2 - 1958 Nov 23]
	Texas Showdown [f|{53:E:US}1953]

(Allan) William Colt MacDONALD {US} [M: 1891 Dec 2 - 1968 Mar]
	Cow Thief [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	Showdown Trail [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Dudley Dean McGAUGHY, aka William Dean OWEN {US} [M: 1913 Dec 23 - 1985 Jul 22]
	Point Of A Gun (ps: Dean OWEN) [f|{53:E:US}1953]
	Ambush At Rincon (ps: Dudley DEAN) [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Arthur Whittier MACMAHON {US} [M: 1890 May 29 - 1980 Feb 4]
	Administration Of Foreign Affairs [n|{53:E}1953]

Edward Beverly MANN {US} [M: 1902 Jan 31 - 1989 Aug 22]
	The Whistler [s|{53:E:US}1953]

Samuel Lyman Atwood MARSHALL {US} [M: 1900 Jul 18 - 1977 Dec 17]
	The River And The Gauntlet [n|{53:E}1953/{62:R:H}1962]

James J MARTIN {US} [M: 1916 Sep 18 - 2004 Apr 4]
	Men Against The State [n|{53:E}1953]

Ida May MELLEN {US} [F: 1877 Jan 9 - 1970]
	1001 Answers To Questions About Aquarium Fishes (w R J LANIER) [n|{53:E}1953]

George MILBURN {US} [M: 1906 Apr 27 - 1966 Sep 22]
	Sin People [s|{53:E:US}1953]

Joan Wilhelmina MILLEN, nee ?, 1:Mrs KUSHNIR {US} [F: 1917 Jul 28 - 2006 Aug 10]
	The Haggadah Story For Young Children (w ?) [n|{53:E}1953]

Rutherford (George) MONTGOMERY {US} [M: 1894 Apr 12 - 1985 Jul 3]
	White Mountaineer [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Rev, Elgin Sylvester MOYER {US} [M: 1890 Apr 18 - 1985 Feb]
	The Pastor And His Library [n|{53:E}1953]

Rabbi, Judah NADICH {US} [M: 1912 May 13 - 2007 Aug 26]
	Eisenhower And The Jews [n|{53:E}1953]

Margaret NAUMBURG {US} [F: 1890 May 14 - 1983 Feb 26]
	Psychoneurotic Art: Its Function In Psychotherapy [n|{53:E}1953]

Homer Edward NEWELL {US} [M: 1915 Mar 11 - 1983 Jul 18]
	High Altitude Rocket Research [n|{53:E}1953]

Dwight Bennett NEWTON {US} [M: 1916 Jan 14 - ?]
	Guns Along The Wickiup [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Pat Ireland NIXON {US} [M: 1883 Nov 29 - 1965 Nov 18]
	The History Of The Texas Medical Association, 1853-1953 [n|{53:E}1953]

Prof, Michael O'BRIEN {US} [M: 1918 Oct 1 - 1999 Jul 25]
	Shopwork Teaching Tricks [n|{53:E}1953]

Prof, Eugene Pleasants ODUM {US} [M: 1913 Sep 17 - 2002 Aug 10]
	Fundamentals Of Ecology [n|{53:E}1953]

Wayne D OVERHOLSER {US} [M: 1906 Sep 4 - 1996 Aug 27]
	The Long Wind (UK: Guns At Lariat) (ps: Joseph WAYNE) [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Alan (Jay) PIFER {US} [M: 1921 May 4 - 2005 Oct 31]
	Forecasts Of The Fulbright Program In British Africa [n|{53:E}1953]

Horace/Henry Beam PIPER {US} [M: 1904 - 1964 Nov 9]
17866	Murder In The Gunroom [f|{53:E}1953]

Charles Walter PORTER {US} [M: 1880 May 16 - 1971 Oct 21]
	Essentials Of Organic Chemistry (w T D STEWART) [n|{48:E}1948/{53:E}1953]

Marian POWYS, Mrs GREY {UK} [F: 1882 Oct 27 - 1972 Mar 1]
	Lace And Lace-Making [n|{53:E:US}1953]

John (Brewster) PRESCOTT {US} [M: 1919 Jul 29 - 1999 Sep 5]
	Meeting In The Mountains [{53:E:US}1953]

Prof, William Kendrick PRITCHETT {US} [M: 1909 Apr 14 - 2007 May 29]
	Attic Stilai (w D A ANYM) [n|{53:E}1953]

John (Bell) RAE {US} [M: 1911 Mar 21 - 1988 Oct 24]
	Readings On The American Way (jt ed) [n|{53:E}1953]

Clarence Belden RANDALL {US} [M: 1891 Mar 5 - 1967 Aug 4]
	Freedom's Faith [n|{53:E}1953]

Gardner READ {US} [M: 1913 Jan 2 - 2005 Nov 10]
	A Thesaurus Of Orchestral Devices [n|{53:E}1953]

Lewis Charles REIMANN {US} [M: 1890 Sep 22 - 1961]
	Incredible Seney [{53:E}1953]

Frank Aydelotte RICE {US} [M: 1917 Apr 1 - 2007 Oct 29 (or 27)]
%	Jerusalem Arabic (aka: Eastern Arabic) (w Majed F SA'ID) [n|{53:E:US}1953]

Grantland RICE {US} [M: 1880 Nov 1 - 1954 Jul 13]
	The Bobby Jones Story: From The Writings Of O B Keeler [n|{53:E}1953]

Bertha RICKETTS, Mrs SUMNER (ps: Cid Ricketts SUMNER) {US} [F: 1890 Sep 7 - 1970 Oct 15]
	The Hornbeam Tree [f|{53:E}1953]

Prof, David RIESMAN {US} [M: 1909 Sep 22 - 2002 May 10]
	Thorstein Veblen [n|{53:E}1953]

(Vechel) Howard RIGSBY {US} [M: 1909 Nov 11 - 1975 Nov 7]
	Rage In Texas [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Garland ROARK {US} [M: 1903 (wrongly 1904) Jul 26 - 1985 Feb 9]
	The Big Dry (ps: George GARLAND) [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Frank Chester ROBERTSON {US} [M: 1890 Jan 12 - 1969 Jul 29]
	Sagebrush Sorrel [{53:E:US}1953]

Prof, Howard ROBINSON {US} [M: 1885 Jul 17 - 1977 Jan]
	Britain's Post Office [n|{53:E}1953]

Carey ROCKWELL [house pseudonym]
19709	Danger In Deep Space [f|{53:E:US}1953]
21092	On The Trail Of The Space Pirates [f|{53:E:US}1953]
18753	The Space Pioneers [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Gov, (Anna) Eleanor ROOSEVELT, Mrs ROOSEVELT {US} [F: 1884 Oct 11 - 1962 Nov 7]
	Today And Tomorrow [n|{53:E}1953]

Zola (Helen) ROSS, nee GIRDEY {US} [F: 1907 (or 1912) May 9 - 1989 Nov 20]
	The Corpse By The River (ps: Helen ARRE) [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Al(=Alvin Leon) ROTH {US} [M: 1914 Nov 14 - 2007 Apr 18]
	Al Roth On Bridge: The Roth-Stone System [n|{53:E}1953]

William Samuel SADLER (Sr) {US} [M: 1875 Jun 24 - 1969 Apr 26]
	Practice Of Psychiatry [n|{53:E}1953]

Edward SAGARIN (ps: Donald Webster CORY) {US} [M: 1913 Sep 18 - 1986 Jun 10]
	Twenty-One Variations On A Theme [n|{53:E}1953]

Majed F SA'ID {US} [M: 1927 Sep 3 - 1966 Sep 6]
%	Jerusalem Arabic (aka: Eastern Arabic) (w Frank A RICE) [n|{53:E:US}1953]

Herman SCHNEIDER {US} [M: 1905 May 31 - 2003 Jul 31]
	Science Fun With Milk Cartons (w Nina SCHNEIDER) [n|{53:E}1953]

Nina SCHNEIDER, nee ZIMET, 1:Mrs CHERNOWITZ {US} [F: 1913 Jan 29 - 2007 Sep 8]
	Science Fun With Milk Cartons (w Herman SCHNEIDER) [n|{53:E}1953]

Robert Channing SEAMANS, Jr {US} [M: 1918 Oct 30 - 2008 Jun 28]
	Automatic Control Of Aircraft [n|{53:E}1953]

Prof, Paul Bigelow SEARS {US} [M: 1891 Dec 17 - 1990 Apr 30]
	Makers Of Modern Science: A 20th Century Library Trilogy [n|{53:E}1953]

Herbert (Arthur) SHAPIRO (Sr) {US} [M: 1899 May 24 - 1975 Mar 15]
	Killer's Crossing (ps: Burt ARTHUR) [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Harry SIMONHOFF {US} [M: 1891 Feb 6 - 1966 Oct]
	Under Strange Skies [{53:E}1953]

Cecil Louis Troughton SMITH (ps: Cecil Scott FORESTER) {UK} [M: 1899 Aug 27 - 1966 Apr 2]
	The Barbary Pirates [{53:E:US}1953]

George Oliver SMITH {US} [M: 1911 Apr 9 - 1981 May]
	Hellflower [f|{53:E}1953]

Ophia Delilah SMITH, Mrs SMITH {US} [F: 1891 Feb 19 - 1994 Feb 23]
	A Buckeye Titan (w William E SMITH) [{53:E}1953]

Wade Cothran SMITH {US} [M: 1869 - ?]
	Little Jetts Youth Talks [n|{53:E}1953]

Prof, William Ernest SMITH {US} [M: 1892 Apr 30 - 1969 Dec]
	A Buckeye Titan (w Ophia Delilah SMITH) [{53:E}1953]

Prof, Thomas Dale STEWART {US} [M: 1890 Aug 14 - 1958 Feb 6]
	Essentials Of Organic Chemistry (w C W PORTER) [n|{48:E}1948/{53:E}1953]

Rex (Todhunter) STOUT {US} [M: 1886 Dec 1 - 1975 Oct 27]
	Invitation To Murder [f|{53:E}1953]
	The Zero Clue [f|{53:E}1953]

William SUNNERS {US} [M: 1902 (or 1903) Aug 11 - 1988 May 10]
	How To Solve And Construct Unicorn And American Puzzles... [n|{53:E}1953]

Thomas THOMPSON, aka 'Tommy' THOMPSON {US} [M: 1913 Feb 24 - 1993 Jun 10]
	King Of Abilene [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Frank(=Francis) Xavier TOLBERT (Sr) {US} [M: 1912 Jul 27 - 1984 Jan 10]
	Nieman-Marcus: The Story Of The Proud Dallas Store [n|{53:E:US}1953]

Wilbur Coleman TUTTLE {US} [M: 1883 Nov 11 - 1969 Jun]
	Renegade Sheriff [f|{53:E:US}1953]

Lyndall Fownes URWICK {UK} [M: 1891 Mar 3 - 1983 Dec 5]
	Profitably Using The General Staff Position In Business [n|{53:E:US}1953]

John (William) VAN DRUTEN {US} [M: 1901 Jun 1 - 1957 Dec 19]
	Stalag 17 [{53:E}1953]
	Playwright At Work [n|{53:E}1953]

Eugene Luther VIDAL, Jr {US} [M: 1925 Oct 3 - 2012 Jul 31]
	Thieves Fall Out (ps: Cameron KAY) [f|{53:E}1953]

Prof, David Russell WAGONER {US} [M: 1926 Jun 5 - ?]
	Dry Sun, Dry Wind [p|{53:E:US}1953]

Billy(=William Stephen) WARREN {US} [M: 1882 Sep 6 - 1968 Oct 18]
	Ride West Into Danger [f|{53:E}1953]

Frederick WAY, Jr {US} [M: 1901 Feb 17 - 1992 Oct 3]
	She Takes The Horns: Steamboat Racing On The Western Waters [{53:E}1953]

Harold F WEAVER {US} [M: ? - ?]
	Statistical Astronomy (w Robert J TRUMPLER) [n|{53:E}1953]

Richard Malcolm WEAVER (Jr) {US} [M: 1910 Mar 3 - 1963 Apr 1]
	The Ethics Of Rhetoric [n|{53:E}1953]

Samuel Pool WEAVER {US} [M: 1882 Jan 20 - 1963 Jan 23]
	Weaver, Kiehl, Pool, Bierer-Muller Families [b|{53:E:US}1953]
	Autobiography Of A Pennsylvania Dutchman [a|{53:E:US}1953]

Kenneth Beals WEBB {US} [M: 1902 Mar 8 - 1984 Mar]
	Summer Magic (w Susan WEBB) [{53:E}1953]

Susan WEBB, nee HOWARD {US} [F: c1905 - ?]
	Summer Magic (w Kenneth B WEBB) [{53:E}1953]

Helen WEINSTOCK {US} [F: 1910 Mar 29 - 1986 Feb 10]
	Escape By Night: A Story Of The Underground Railway (ps: Helen WELLS) [f|{53:E}1953]

Carl WESCHCKE {US} [M: 1894 Nov 23 - 1973 Oct]
18189	Growing Nuts In The North:...Minnesota And Wisconsin [n|{53:E}1953]

(William Anthony) Parker WHITE {US} [M: 1911 Aug 21 - 1968 Apr 29]
	The Best From F&SF, vol 2 (jt ed) (ps: Anthony BOUCHER) [s|{53:E}1953]

Cecil Brown WILLIAMS {US} [M: 1901 Oct 27 - 1966 Sep 6]
	Paradise Prairie [f|{53:E}1953]
	Effective Business Writing [n|1947/{53:E}1953]

Josiah Pitts WOOLFOLK {US} [M: 1894 Mar 25 - 1971 May]
	Writer's Cramp [n|{53:E}1953]

James YAFFE {US} [M: 1927 - ?]
	Mom Makes A Bet [f|{53:E}1953]

William Butler YEATS {IE} [M: 1865 Jun 13 - 1939 Jan 28]
	Some Letters From W B Yeats To John O'Leary And His Sister [a|{53:E:US}1953]

Arthur Nichols YOUNG {US} [M: 1890 Nov 21 - 1984 Jul 19 (wrongly 26)]
	Saudi Arabian Currency And Finance [n|{53:E}1953]

Gordon (Ray) YOUNG {US} [M: 1886 Sep 27 - 1948 Feb 10]
	Hell On Hoofs [f|{53:E:US}1953]

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.

James Thayer ADDISON {US?} [M: 1887 - 1953]
	War, Peace, And The Christian Mind: A Review Of Recent Thought [n|{53:E}1953]

Ursula (Harvey) BLOOM, 1:Mrs DENHAM-COOKES, 2:Mrs GOWER-ROBINSON {UK} [F: 1892 (wrongly 1893) Dec 11 - 1984 Oct 29 (wrongly 31)]
	Pretty, Witty Nell! (aka: Sweet Nell) (ps: Lozania PROLE) [3] [f|{53:E:SIM?}1953]

Edmund BOOTH {US?} [M: 1810 - 1905]
L	Edmund Booth (1810-1905) Forty-Niner [a|{53:E}1953]

Freiherr, Wernher (Magnus Maximilian) von BRAUN {DE/US:1955on} [M: 1912 Mar 3 - 1977 Jun 16]
	The Mars Project [n|{53:E}1953]

Raymond (Thornton) CHANDLER {US/UK:1907on/US:1948on} [M: 1888 Jul 23 - 1959 Mar 26]
	Pearls Are A Nuisance [s|{53:E:SIM?}1953]

(Ida) Dorothy (Otley) COTTRELL, nee WILKINSON {AU/US:1939on} [F: 1902 Jul 16 - 1957 Jun 29 or 30]
+	The Silent Reefs [f|{53:E}1953]

Mildred (B) DAVIS {US?} [F: 1930 - living 2007]
	They Buried A Man [f|{53:E}1953]

Louis FALSTEIN {SU/US:1936on} [M: 1909 May 1 - 1995 Dec 22]
	Slaughter Street [f|{53:E}1953]

Hal(=Harold Rudolf) FOSTER {CA/US:1934on} [M: 1892 Aug 16 - 1982 Jul 25 (wrongly 27)]
	Prince Valiant On The Inland Sea [f|{53:E}1953]

Paul (Leslie) FRANK {US?} [M: ? - ?]
	The Concept Of Musical Romanticism In The Light Of...Style [n|{53:E}1953]

Prof, Richard Benedict GOLDSCHMIDT {DE/US:1942on} [M: 1878 Apr 12 - 1958 Apr 24]
	Theoretical Genetics [n|{53:E}1953]

Walter (Julius) HORVATH {US?} [M: 1901 - ?]
	Successful Salesmanship (2e w Paul W IVEY) [n|{53:E:US?}1953]

Dale KRAMER {US?} [M: ? - before 1980]
	Teen-age Gangs (w Madeline KARR) [n|{53:E}1953]

Clarence Ralph McBRIDE {US?} [M: ? - ?]
	A Christian Home In Rural Setting [n|{53:E}1953]

Gabino RENDON {US?} [M: ? - ?]
	Hand On My Shoulder (w Edith Josephine AGNEW) [{53:E}1953]

Prof, Matthew SPINKA {US:1911on} [M: 1890 Jan 30 - 1972 Oct 23]
	Advocates Of Reform (ed) [n|{53:E}1953]

Evelyn Bridget Patricia STEPHENS, Mrs WARD-THOMAS (ps: Evelyn ANTHONY) {UK} [F: 1928 Jul 3 - ?]
	Imperial Highness (US: Rebel Princess) [f|{53:E:SIM?}1953]

Prof, George Rogers TAYLOR {US?} [M: 1895 - ?]
	Great Tariff Debate, 1820-1830 [n|{53:E}1953]

Prof, Robert Julius TRUMPLER {CH/US?} [M: 1886 Oct 2 - 1956 Sep 10]
	Statistical Astronomy (w Harold F WEAVER) [n|{53:E}1953]

(Marie) Annette(=Antoinette) TURNGREN {US?} [F: 1902 May 3 - 1980 May 14]
	Great Artists [{53:E}1953]

Elmer WHEELER {US?} [M: 1903 - ?]
	How To Make Your Sales Sizzle In 17 Days [n|{53:E}1953]

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.

Lewis PADGETT (see: Henry KUTTNER & Catherine Lucille MOORE)
	The Well Of The Worlds [f|{53:E}1953]

James Sheldon SHOEMAKER [M: 1898 - ?]
	Vegetable Growing [n|{47:E}1947/{53:E}1953]

Prof, Walter Fitzwilliam STARKIE {UK} [M: 1894 Aug 9 - 1976 Nov 2]
	Sara's Tents [n|{53:E}1953]

Anonymous & Corporate Works:
25935	Northern Nut Growers Association Report...43rd Annual Meeting [n|{53:E}1953]