Tarzan of the Apes
PS 3503 .B87 .T363 1914
Date of Publication
1 bound volume; 319 pages
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Edgar Rice Burroughs [1875-1950] was an American writer most well-known for his adventure and science fiction novels. Burroughs best known works are the Tarzan novels, the tales of Mars adventurer John Carter, and the stories of Pellucidar.
Tarzan of the Apes is the first novel in the series relating the story of Tarzan, Lord Greystoke. It was first published as a serial in The All-Story in October 1912 and as a book in 1914. The novel chronicles Tarzan's adventures from his childhood raised by apes in the jungles of Africa to his contacts with Western society.
Gift of Dr. Luckett Davis in April 2018
Grosset & Dunlap
New York City, New York
Fiction, Tarzan, Adventure, Pulp-Fiction
American Literature | American Popular Culture | Fiction
Burroughs, Edgar Rice, "Tarzan of the Apes" (1914). Rare Books. 41.