Arlington: Collegiate Press, . Three volumes. 8vo. x, [iv], 159, ; xi, [iii], 153, ; xiii, [iii], 276 pp. FIRST EDITION. Red cloth. Item #12061
First edition. Butka (b.1894) a medical doctor, was in charge of the laboratory at the Loma Linda hospital. The present work is a collection of poems on various subjects, mostly humourous. Some of the titles include; When mother’s sick, The beautiful tie, Food poisoning (Summer Diarrhea), The doctor’s soliloquy, Castor oil, I am a cigarette, The Sabbath day, and Hitler’s gamble.