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    Edgar Rice Burroughs. The Beasts of Tarzan. With Illustrations by J. Allen St. John. Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co., 1916.

    First edition, published March 1916. W. F. Hal Printing Company, Chicago at the based of the copyright page. Octavo. 336 [337] pages. Multiple illustrations by J. Allen St. John throughout the text.

    Publisher's green cloth covers with the front cover lettered in gilt and blind-stamped with a single rule. The spine is lettered and ruled in gilt. No dust jacket. Booksellers' tickets affixed to the front pastedown and free endpapers. Minor bumping to the corners, previous owner's inscription on the front free endpaper. Altogether a tight and very good copy.

    Tarzan is Burroughs' (September 1, 1875 - March 19, 1950) best known character, and this work represents the third book in his series focused upon Tarzan. This work first appeared in 1914 in the All-Story Cavalier magazine.

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