Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    A Presentation Copy of
    the Third Tarzan Adventure

    Edgar Rice Burroughs. The Beasts of Tarzan. Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co., 1916. First edition. Presentation copy, inscribed by Burroughs on the front free endpaper: "With kindest regards to / W. A. Sommerville, Esq. / and many thanks for his / generous help and the / use of his roll top chair / Edgar Rice Burroughs / Coldwater / Michigan / July 7 1916." Octavo. [x], [337], [3, blank] pages. Publisher's full green cloth, front board and spine lettered in gilt, front board ruled in blind, original dust jacket. Jacket spine a bit sunned, some wear and chipping to jacket edges (chipping at spine and joints), a few creased tears, front flap neatly creased. Some minor rubbing to binding, corners lightly bumped. Still, a very good copy of the third Tarzan novel. Zeuschner 43.



    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2016
    15th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 15
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,370

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $200,000 (minimum $19), plus 20% of any amount between $200,000 and $2,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 October 25 Manuscripts - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    The department director has the heart of a true and highly knowledgeable collector with the business acumen of someone who has been not only successful but has decades of an impeccable track record
    David Greenburg,
    Chicago, IL
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $621,865