Lot 86: 5 Books: Modern editions, Edgar Rice Burroughs.
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: Burroughs, Edgar Rice. 5 Vols. ++ TARZAN OF THE APES. [Easton Press.] 8vo. Dark navy blue leather, heavily gilt decorated, aeg. Near fine. ++ [2 Titles in 1 volume] AT THE EARTHS CORE/ A PRINCESS OF MARS. Easton Press, (1996). ++ MARCIA OF THE DOORSTEP. Donald M. Grant, (1999). #47 of 750 signed by Danton Burroughs, Ned Dameron (illustrator), and Henry H. Heins. 8vo. Leatherette, in dj and slipcase. Near fine. ++ YOU LUCKY GIRL! A Love Story in Three Acts. Grant, (1999). #47 of 750 signed by Danton Burroughs, Ned Dameron, and Heins. Leatherette, in dj and slipcase, matching Marcia of the Doorstep. ++ TARZAN OF THE APES. Facsimile. 8vo. Hardcover in dj and slipcase. 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. 8.4 Lb.