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South Sea Foam The Romantic Adventures of a Modern Don Quinote in the Southern Seas

By: Safroni-Middleton, A

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, George H. Doran: 1920

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 10472

Condition: Very Good; Green cloth hardcover with gilt titles, spine lightly sunned; former owner's name on ffep; clean pages; deckled page edges; tight binding.


This charming work chronicles not only journeys through the islands by one young man full of the "ardent, adventurous spirit of youth," it's also a fascinating resource on Polynesian gods and goddesses, myths and legends as seen through the eyes of a Westerner. Sharing the stories of the distant past and the unparalleled experiences of his own that he collected on his voyages. The British author, composer, and playwright, ARNOLD SAFRONI-MIDDLETON (1873-1950) , wr... View more info