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    A Nearly Complete Collection of Edgar Rice Burroughs' Works in First Edition, Many in Original Dust Jackets

    Edgar Rice Burroughs. Works. [Various places: publishers, dates]. First editions. Fifty-four volumes. Thirty-three titles in original publisher's dust jackets. Bindings with some rubbing, wear and soiling. Several titles with previous owner's signatures. Text is generally good, with a few with tears or creases. Jackets are generally good, although three (Tanar of Pellucidar, Tarzan and the Ant Men, Tarzan and the Leopard Men) are price-clipped, and many have tears, chips (some with very large chips), and a few have tape repairs to verso. Twenty four of twenty seven Tarzan titles (lacking Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle, Tarzan Twins and Jad-Bal-Ja, and Tarzan the Lost Adventure - also lacking the extra Tarzan titles: Tarzan Clans and Tarzan, Jr.) All eleven Mars Books present. Five out of Six Pellucidar books present (lacking Savage Pellucidar), Two out of five Venus books (lacking Pirates of Venus, Lost on Venus, and Tales of Three Planets). This collection has twelve miscellaneous titles (see below). All titles are first printings where called-for, except for Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar (second printing), and both copies of Mad King (one is a second state, the other is a third state). Overall, a good collection.
    Titles include: Tarzan of the Apes, The Return of Tarzan, The Beasts of Tarzan, The Son of Tarzan, Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar (with jacket), Jungle Tales of Tarzan, Tarzan the Untamed (with jacket), Tarzan the Terrible, Tarzan and the Golden Lion, Tarzan and the Ant Men (with jacket), Tarzan and the Tarzan Twins (with jacket, Canaveral Press), Tarzan and the Lost Empire (restored jacket), Tarzan at the Earth's Core (with jacket), Tarzan the Invincible, Tarzan Triumphant (with jacket), Tarzan and the City of Gold (with jacket), Tarzan and the Lion Man, Tarzan and the Leopard Men (with jacket), Tarzan's Quest (with jacket), Tarzan and the Forbidden City (with jacket), Tarzan the Magnificent (with jacket), Tarzan and the Foreign Legion (with jacket), Tarzan and the Madman (with jacket, Canaveral Press), Tarzan and the Castaways (with jacket, Canaveral Press).
    Also: A Princess of Mars, The Gods of Mars, The Warlord of Mars, Thuvia Maid of Mars (with jacket), The Chessmen of Mars, The Master Mind of Mars, A Fighting Man of Mars (with jacket), Swords of Mars (with jacket), Synthetic Men of Mars (with jacket), Llana of Gathol (with jacket), John Carter of Mars (with jacket, Canaveral Press, first state of binding).
    Also: At the Earth's Core, Pellucidar, Tanar of Pellucidar (with jacket), Back to the Stone Age (with jacket), Land of Terror (with jacket), Carson of Venus (with jacket), Escape on Venus (with jacket).
    Also: The Girl from Hollywood, The Land That Time Forgot, The Cave Girl, The Mad King (two copies), The Monster Men (with jacket), Jungle Girl (with jacket), Apache Devil (with jacket), The Oakdale Affair (with jacket), The Lad and the Lion (with jacket), Deputy Sheriff of Comanche County (with jacket), You Lucky Girl! (first trade edition in jacket and original shrinkwrap). The San Clemente Collection of Edgar Rice Burroughs.


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