Originally Posted by ghostyjack
As to my own country - the UK - I cannot find any evidence that they are or conversely not in the public domain here. This is a non-issue for me as I own them anyway.
The author died in 1982, so they won't be in the public domain (with current legislation) until 2053. It's a non-issue to you as long as you don't redistribute or get additional copies of the works.