Aloma of the South Seas 1926 by MacBurney Gates ~ Photoplay Edition of Lost Film ~ Pacific Island Romance ~ Gilda Gray, Warner Baxter


Title: Aloma of the South Seas

Author: Mac Burney Gates [MacBurney Gates]

Description: Olive-green cloth boards with lettering stamped in red and black. Closed split in cloth at foot of spine. Interior is clean and unmarked. Eight photo stills from the film on plates (including frontispiece). 235, plus [5] pages advertising. Dust jacket is edge-chipped; spine is very spotted; some vintage tape repairs; in an archival mylar sleeve. The reverse of the DJ shows a list of other Grosset & Dunlap titles.

Photoplay edition, illustrated with scenes from the 1926 Paramount Picture starring Gilda Gray and Warner Baxter. Aloma of the South Seas, a romance set on a Pacific island, was the most successful film of 1926 and the fourth most successful film of the 1920s.

Full novel, adapted by MacBurney Gates from the drama of the same name by John B. Hymer and Leroy Clemens.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good+
Jacket Condition: Good–

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap
Place: New York
Year: 1926

Keywords: photoplay, Gilda Gray, Warner Baxter, William Powell, silent films, lost films,

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