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    A First Edition, First Issue of the First Tarzan Book, Brighter Than Usually Seen

    Edgar Rice Burroughs. Tarzan of the Apes. Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co., 1914. First edition, first state (no "acorn" on the spine, and "W. F. Hall Printing Co." in Old English print on the copyright page.) Octavo. [2, blank], [viii], [401], [3, blank] pages. Publisher's full red cloth, front board ruled in blind, front board and spine lettered in gilt. Cloth spine restored at edges, some rubbing to binding, some soiling to boards, newer endleaves, hinges just starting. Previous owner's signature on front free endpaper. Still, a very good copy, much brighter than usually seen. Zeuschner 696. The San Clemente Collection of Edgar Rice Burroughs.


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