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    First Edition, First State of
    the First Tarzan Novel

    Edgar Rice Burroughs. Tarzan of the Apes. Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co., [1914]. First edition, first state (spine lacks the gilt-stamped acorn). Octavo. [2, blank], [viii], [401], [5, blank] pages. Publisher's full burgundy cloth, front board paneled in blind and lettered in gilt, spine ruled and lettered in gilt. Spine worn at edges and a bit toned, very light thumbsoiling to binding, two ownership inkstamps and a bookplate to front endleaves, overopened in a few places. Skewed. Still, a very good copy that shows quite well. From the Edgar Rice Burroughs Collection of Roy and Dela White.
    Zeuschner 696.


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