Lot 89: 10 Vols: Tarzan, Edgar Rice Burroughs, etc.
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: [Burroughs, Edgar Rice] 9 Titles (10 Vols). ++ John Bloodstone. TARZAN ON MARS. (nd). [Commissioned by Ray Palmer. Bloodstones real name is Stuart Byrne. Palmer tried to get ERB Inc. to make the author the legal successor to ERB, Inc. The company turned down the offer, and the book was not published on a large scale. Only a few were printed. Front wrap's illustration by Roy Krenkle.] Spiral-bound. ++ Photocopy of Bloodstones typescript for TARZAN ON MARS. Front wrap separated from fastener. ++ Burroughs. YOU LUCKY GIRL! A Love Story in Three Acts. Donald M. Grant Publisher, (1999). 1st trade edition, not published during Burroughs lifetime. ++ Irwin Porges. EDGAR RICE BURROUGHS: THE MAN WHO CREATED TARZAN. 2 Vols in slipcase. (1976). ++ Stan Galloway. THE TEENAGE TARZAN: A Literary Analysis of Edgar Rice Burroughs Jungle Tales of Tarzan. (2010). ++ Burroughs and Joe R. Lansdale. TARZAN: THE LOST ADVENTURE. (1995). 2nd prtg. ++ THE ALL-STORY. Facsimile of the Oct. 1912 issue, which included a first edition of TARZAN OF THE APES. ++ EDGAR RICE BURROUGHS MINIDOKA: 937th Earl of One Mile Series M. (Dark Horse, 1998). 1st trade edition. ++ Edward Hirschman. TARZAN AT MARS CORE. Annandale, VA: DeLethein Press, 1977. One of 2000. ++ 8vo/4to. 3 hardcover (2 in dj), 7 softcover. Mostly very good to near fine. Provenance: Phil Petras Collection of Tarzan Memorabilia. Tarzan expert Phil Petras began collecting in 1972, and his material, including books, original artwork and autographs, reflects the ongoing popularity and changing portrayals of the fictional hero created in 1912 by author Edgar Rice Burroughs. 14.4 Lb.