1949, 1st edition; Random House publishers, New York; hardbound in red boards with black lettering on cover and spine; quite good condition with unmarked pages; normal foxing of pages for age of book; no dust jacket.
"His wife let him go to the tropics .... to learn how to love!" She was either crazy or generous beyond her years.
"He was a man among men ... could he be a man among women?" It all sounds like some silly Hollywood gimmick-laden movie : "Here in the mysterious tropics he met gorgeous Ernestina; and meeting her, he faced a mass of troubles that called for manhood in every way. His future happiness and his career were at stake. But if he came through the ordeal, he'd be a man again!"