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    Edgar Rice Burroughs. Tarzan and the Forbidden City. Tarzana: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., [1938]. First edition. Presentation copy, inscribed by Burroughs, "To / Buddy Johnson / with best wishes / Edgar Rice Burroughs / Tarzana / Oct 17 1938." Octavo. 315, [1, blank], [1, ads], [1, blank] pages. With five illustrations inserted throughout, including the only full-color frontispiece ever published by Burroughs' company. Publisher's blue pebbled cloth, front board and spine stamped in red; original illustrated dust jacket. Spine skewed, worn, and sunned at edges and soiled, boards edgeworn and sunned at edges. Minor offsetting to endleaves, some toning in text, edge of text-block a bit soiled. Jacket spine panel a bit sunned; some rubbing, edgewear; minor soiling to verso at spine, a few short tears. A good copy in a very good jacket. Zeuschner, p. 342.
    From the Albert E. Willis Collection of Edgar Rice Burroughs.


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