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    First Edition in Dust Jacket of Tarzan and the Ant Men, Inscribed on the Jacket Verso by Burroughs' Son, Hulbert

    Edgar Rice Burroughs. Tarzan and the Ant Men. Chicago: A. C. McClurg, 1924. First edition of the tenth Tarzan book. Inscribed by Hulbert Burroughs on the jacket verso: "Hulbert Burroughs [in unusual block cursive] / Tarzana Ranch / Reseda / California / April 23, 1925. / Descendant of the / mother of Constantine / the Great and / King Alfred the Great / of England." Octavo. [vi], 346, [How Burroughs Wrote the "Tarzan" Tales by Davis, 4] pages. With inserted frontispiece. Publisher's full brown cloth, front cover and spine lettered in dark brown, dust jacket. Minor rubbing to book and jacket, else fine. Zeuschner 532. From the John McLaughlin/Book Sail Collection.

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