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Lola's Pearls : An Incident of the Tropics single work   short story  
Issue Details: First known date: 1921... 1921 Lola's Pearls : An Incident of the Tropics
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A young Islander woman gives a man some pearls in payment for helping her to escape her island, where she faces a forced marriage. Once at sea she dies, and the young man faces danger from a shipwreck and from a murderous Chinese sailor who seeks to steal the pearls.

Affiliation Notes

  • Associated with the AustLit subset Australian Literary Responses to 'Asia' as the work contains an 'Asian' character.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Queenslander 3 December 1921 Z1462787 1921 newspaper issue 1921 pg. 9-10 Section: Christmas Stories
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