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    Edgar Rice Burroughs. Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar. Chicago: [1918]. First edition [With a second edition, first printing.] Octavo. [viii], 350, [4, ads], [2, blank] pages. With frontispiece and seven illustrations by J. Allen St. John inserted throughout. Publisher's full green cloth, front board and spine stamped in gilt. In publisher's dust jacket. Cloth spine a bit rubbed and rolled. Boards slightly rubbed, with some light marginal soiling. Bookplate on front free endpaper. Some occasional thumbsoiling to endleaves and text. Some soiling to edges of text-block. Slightly skewed. Jacket spine creased and chipped, jacket chipped, worn, soiled and with several creased tears. Still, very good. Zeuschner, p. 361-362.

    [Together with:] Another copy. Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co., [1919]. Second edition, first printing. Octavo. [viii], 350, [4, ads], [2, blank] pages. With frontispiece and seven illustrations by J. Allen St. John inserted throughout. Publisher's full dark green cloth, front board and spine stamped in gilt. In publisher's dust jacket. Cloth spine toned and rolled. Boards rubbed and mildly soiled. Ownership markings on front and rear endleaves. Text and endleaves occasionally soiled. Skewed. Jacket with extensive tape repairs to verso and front of jacket. Jacket worn, chipped, soiled, wrinkled and torn. A very good copy in a fair jacket. Zeuschner, pp. 362-363.
    From the Albert E. Willis Collection of Edgar Rice Burroughs.


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