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The virgin of Waikiki, a torrid tragedy of the tropics,

Author: Don Blanding
Publisher: New York, H.M. Snyder [©1933]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Don Blanding
OCLC Number: 1487215
Notes: In verse.
Description: [47] pages including frontispiece, illustrations 18 cm
Responsibility: by Don Blanding; with illustrations by A.B. Butler, Jr.

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by prying1 (WorldCat user on 2007-12-22)

There is no Table of Contents in this book. It is just one single poem.


by prying1 (WorldCat user on 2007-12-22)

In the back of the 1933, Henry M. Snyder edition there is a yellow envelope pasted in. It has printed on it, "For sundry reasons the astonishing consummation of the ballad must be withheld, temporarily only -we hope- from further enjoyment of the reader." and two drawings of little angels (one obviously Hawaiian) with ukuleles. It is my guess that the envelope was pasted in because the publisher discovered too late the omission of the copy and they had the unused envelopes on hand.


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A Torrid Tragedy of the Tropics

by prying1 (WorldCat user published 2007-12-22) Very Good Permalink
Don Blanding is well known for his tropical poetry and this little volume is a good example of his humorous verse writing abilities.A nearing 40's spinster is the 'hot' topic of this steamy tropical ballad. From the DJ:~~~~~Every Author has his flippant moments, and it was such a mood that the Virgin...
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