Tarzan Lord of the Jungle

Title

Tarzan Lord of the Jungle

Call Number

PS 3503 .B87 .T37 1928

Date of Publication

1928

Collection Size

1 bound volume; 313 pages

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Language

English

Historical Note

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.

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Description

Tarzan Lord of the Jungle is the eleventh book in the series relating the tales of Tarzan, Lord Greystoke. It was first published as a serial in Blue Book Magazine from December 1927 through May 1928. It first appeared in book form in September 1928. This novel marks the change in plot lines from Tarzan's life and family to his adventures as a seemingly itinerant adventurer who functions as a protector of a host of different characters in each succeeding book. In this story, Tarzan finds an outpost of European knights and crusaders from a forbidden valley hidden in the mountains of Africa.

Additional Notes

The book is inscribed: Summer 1943 Luckett Davis

The book has a dust jacket

Provenance

Gift of Dr. Luckett Davis in April 2018

Publisher

Grosset & Dunlap

City

New York City, New York

Keywords

Fiction, Tarzan, Adventure, Pulp-Fiction;

Disciplines

American Literature | American Popular Culture | Fiction

Tarzan Lord of the Jungle

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