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Edgar Rice Burroughs

Edgar Rice Burroughs is one of the world's most popular authors. With no previous experience as a writer, he wrote and sold his first novel--A Princess of Mars--in 1912. In the ensuing thirty-eight years, until his death in 1950, Burroughs produced ninety-one books and a host of short stories and articles. Although he is best known as the creator of the classic Tarzan of the Apes and John Carter of Mars, his restless imagination knew few bounds. Burroughs's prolific pen took readers from the American West to primitive Africa to romantic adventures on the moon, other planets, and beyond the farthest... Read More

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Gods of Mars
Written by Edgar Rice Burroughs
Del Rey | Paperback | March 1985
$7.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-32439-9 (0-345-32439-0)

After the long exile on Earth, John Carter finally returned to his beloved Mars. But beautiful Dejah Thoris, the woman he loved, had vanished. Now he was trapped in the legendary Eden of Mars -- an Eden from which none ever escaped alive. Read more






A Princess of Mars
Written by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Illustrated by Frank E. Schoonover, Introduction by Ray Bradbury
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | June 2003
$12.00/14.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-6851-4 (0-8129-6851-4)

Virginia gentleman John Carter, unexpectedly transported to the perilous red planet, Mars, finds himself captured by the loveless Green Men of Thark. As Carter struggles to win his freedom—and the affections of fellow captive Dejah Thoris, princess of the rival clan of Helium—the fate of the entire planet hangs in the... Read more






A Princess of Mars
Written by Edgar Rice Burroughs
Del Rey | Paperback | December 1985
$7.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-33138-0 (0-345-33138-9)

Suddenly projected to Mars, John Carter found himself captive of the savage green men of Thark. With him was Dejah Thoris, lovely Princess of Helium. And between them and rescue lay a thousand miles of deadly enemies and unknown dangers. Read more






Return of Tarzan
Written by Edgar Rice Burroughs
Ballantine Books | Paperback | February 1984
$7.99/8.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-31575-5 (0-345-31575-8)

Tarzan had renounced his right to the woman he loved, and civilization held no pleasure for him. After a brief and harrowing period among men, he turned back to the African jungle where he had grown to manhood. It was there he first heard of Opar, the city of gold, left... Read more






Tarzan of the Apes
Written by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Afterword by Gore Vidal, Introduction by James Taliaferro
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | February 2003
$10.00/12.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-6706-7 (0-8129-6706-2)

The first and best of the Tarzan novels, of which Edgar Rice Burroughs eventually wrote several dozen, Tarzan of the Apes remains one of the signature stories of American popular literature, as readable as it is famous. Tarzan himself, in the words of Arthur C. Clarke, is “the best known character... Read more






Tarzan of the Apes
Written by Edgar Rice Burroughs
Ballantine Books | Paperback | March 1984
$6.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-31977-7 (0-345-31977-X)

Raised by a fierce she-ape of the tribe of Kerchak deep in the African jungle, the baby Tarzan grew to learn the secrets of the wild to survive--how to talk with animals, swing through trees, and fight against the great predators. He grew to the strength and courage of his fellow... Read more






Warlord of Mars
Written by Edgar Rice Burroughs
Ballantine Books | Paperback | April 1985
$7.99/8.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-32453-5 (0-345-32453-6)

Far to the north, in the frozen wastes of Polar Mars, lay the home of the Holy Therns, sacred and inviolate. Only John Carter dared to go there to find his lost Dejah Thoris. But between him and his goal lay the bones of all who had gone before. Read more





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